7325 State - Highway 57,  Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 | Hours:  Mon–Fri:  8am-4pm • Saturday: By Appointment • Sunday: Closed

7325 State - Highway 57,  Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Hours:  Mon–Fri:  8am-4pm
Saturday: By appointment • Sunday: Closed



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Welcome to Pier & Waterfront Solutions

Are you ready for your first dock or boat lift?  Is it time to upgrade or repair your existing waterfront equipment?  Does your shorefront need saving or restoration?  By partnering with Pier and Waterfront Solutions (PWS), you gain access to unmatched expertise and experience in the industry, a comprehensive range of high-quality products and services, and a commitment to customer satisfaction and long-term partnerships.

 PWS will help you find the perfect solution for your waterfront needs.  Whether it’s a dock to get you on the water or a boat lift to protect your watercraft.  A call requesting a visit from PWS could be the start to saving or transforming your waterfront property.  With PWS you’ll have more time to enjoy those great Wisconsin summers and view those spectacular waterfront sunsets.

 PWS is your expert and comprehensive solution for all your waterfront needs.




  • Docks & Piers: Get out on the water or enjoy convenient access to your watercraft with our durable dock and pier systems.
  • Vertical, Hydraulic & Elevator Lifts: Elevate your boating experience with reliable boat lifts, offering unparalleled convenience and protection.
  • Accessories: We carry a wide range of pier and boat lift accessories so you can customize your waterfront equipment to fit your needs and lifestyle.
  • Shoreland Safeguarding: We specialize in protecting and restoring shorelines. Restoring your shoreline can improve fish and wildlife habitats, while protecting against erosion and loss of property.
  • Annual Service, Install & Removal: Our experienced team will handle the installation and removal of your pier and boat lifts in a smooth and hassle-free process.
  • Repairs: PWS service crews have the ability to make repairs on all brands of docks and boat lifts.
  • Commercial & Municipalities: When your city or business partners with PWS, you can rest easy knowing the experts will handle it. Enjoy one less item on your plate.

For more examples see our Services page.


Isn’t it time YOU partnered with PWS?


Northern Door County

Unwavering Commitment to Quality and Expertise

Handcrafted in Door County

At Pier & Waterfront Solutions, we don’t just build piers; we craft dreams. We understand the discerning homeowner’s desire for the perfect blend of luxury, functionality, and unparalleled value.

Imagine stepping onto your own private sanctuary, a crown jewel on the water’s edge. Your pier isn’t just a platform; it’s an extension of your home, a haven for relaxation, recreation, and creating lasting memories.

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Your Waterfront Dreams Made Reality

Unleash your inner architect: Design your pier exactly as you envision it. Think of expansive entertaining areas, built-in seating, and even custom lighting.

Maximize your waterfront investment: We use premium materials and expert construction techniques for a durable, low-maintenance pier that’s as beautiful as it is functional. Say goodbye to constant repairs and hello to years of worry-free enjoyment.

Future-proof your oasis: Your life evolves, and so should your pier. Our pier designs allow for expansion and adaptation, ensuring the flexibility to grow and change with you.

Pier & Waterfront Solutions is your single source for waterfront perfection. We handle everything from design to construction and after-care, so you can focus on effortless waterfront living and savoring every magical moment on your pier.

Don’t settle for an ordinary pier. Let’s design your waterfront masterpiece together. Contact us today at 920-493-4404 for a free consultation and unlock the full potential of your waterfront property.

 Service • Solutions • Quality • Family • Fun


We are an Authorized Dealer of SHOREMASTER Boat Lifts

ShoreMaster developed the first aluminum, welded-framed boat lift almost 50 years ago and revolutionized the industry.
Today, ShoreMaster lifts are trusted everywhere to protect your watercraft.

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Pier & Waterfront Solutions offers most dock accessories including:

  • Premium furniture sets
  • Ladders
  • Bumpers
  • Handrails
  • Gangways
  • Cleats
  • Kayak, Canoe & Paddleboat racks
  • Lighting
  • and so much more


Pier & Waterfront Solutions will create the perfect waterfront experience for you. They do it with the most user-friendly dock system on the market.

All of these features combine to give you the most reliable, most customizable solution for your waterfront needs.

Pier & Waterfront Solutions will help you design a complete system to meet your needs.  For more detailed information see Piers & Docks.


We repair all docks and boat lifts all of the other brands and styles of docks & boat lifts. For more information see Services.

We are an authorized Dealer of Sunstream Boat Lifts

For over 25 years, Sunstream has been leading the hydraulic boat lift industry by elevating boating experiences all over the globe.  Sunstream’s award winning engineering and design continues to push the boundaries of what’s possible by producing many of the worlds first hydraulic boat lifts and cover systems.  You’re invited to the future of boating.

Boat more, boat easier, boat better.

Sunstream was founded in 1996 to create the next generation of portable boat lifts using proven technology to make boating as easy as using your car.

Sunstream was the pioneer in hydraulic, solar, and remote controlled boat lifts and automatic boat cover systems.  Sunstream continues to make major advancements to not only make boating easier and safer, but to reduce your boat maintenance and provide better protection for your investment.

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Thank you. Thank you. The dock was Perfect …

Thank you. Thank you. The dock was Perfect this year and fortunately, the lake water was down substantially so everything...

We Love Our Dock

Thank you very much! We love our Dock. Shawn & Erik M. Sturgeon Bay

Complement you on the fine work —

Hello Staff at PWS I want to complement you on the fine work that you do in setting up and taking down my pier. Thank you...

Fantastic Job!

Thank You! The crew does a fantastic job. Katherine N. Door County

Storm damage cleaning up

Thank you, Jerry. We appreciate greatly all the efforts made by Jack, Dave and Austin on our behalf.  Please share our...

Appreciated and efficient installers

.... Yep, she's a very special person and she's even nice!!  .... She and her family really enjoyed using the pier to...

fantastic workers

Dear Jerry, You have 2 fantastic workers on your staff!  Ben and Alex were so knowledgeable and hard working.  We cannot be...

Thanks for the prompt help with our dock. 

Thanks for the prompt help with our dock.  Looks Great.  Guys were very efficient.  Hope to continue your services going...

sooo happy with the dock! 

Jerry & Keri: We are sooo happy with the dock!  The three men who installed it are to be commended.  They are Awesome!...

Your Customer Service is unparalleled!

Thanks so much Jerry.  Your Customer Service is unparalleled! Carter R.    Door County

Your crew is very professional

Jerry I just want to let you know that your crew has been here and replaced the cable, and it worked.... They were here and...

… set your company above the rest!

Just want to again say thank you for the quick response.  Things like that set your company above the rest! Bob G. `

Happy Shoreline Repairs Dee & Julie

Hi Jerry, Just a note to say Julie & I are very happy with the Shoreline Repairs. The workers did a great job from...

Sue, Shoreline work, Door County

Dave, DJ, Jack, Curt and all, Thank you so much for the great work you did to protect our shoreline.  It looks really great...

Joan P. Door County Peninsula

Thanks again, Jerry, for the good work your crew does!  Have a safe and healthy winter.  Talk to you as we approach spring....


Hi Jerry, Enclosed is payment for the pier haul out this fall ..... They (the crew) did an excellent job under difficult...

Thrilled with the job – Door County

Thanks Jerry. We’re thrilled with the job that your team did! Tony was great to work with.... Go Pack Go! Kay J Response -...

I enjoyed talking to Keri Michael H. Door County

Jerry I enjoyed talking with Keri. She is very polite and personable. She relayed exactly what I wanted done and she will...

Keri and Alex – helpful and friendly

Jerry, Keri and Alex were both great - very helpful and friendly.  A good experience! Thank You! Hope you have a wonderful...

Great Job John K Door County

Crews do a great job. John K.    Door County Response- Thank you. We always appreciate testimonials.

Brad R. Door County

Jerry & Dave, Thank you again for great work at Arbor Cottage.  Much appreciated!!  Have a great rest of the year. Brad...

Awesome Service – Casey C.

Jerry, Thank you so much for the AWESOME service! Casey C.   Door County Response - Thank you. We appreciate your...

Julie S. Happy client – Pier in Door County

I went to see Dr. M's pier and ...WOW!  (I did reach out to him first).  I am even more excited for spring,  Also, you...

Katherine N, Sister Bay, Door County

Thank you.  Your crew are great men. Katherine N.,  Sister Bay - Door County Response -  Thank you.  We appreciate your...

Bill W. Door County

Keri, the guys just finished up.  Nice job and very polite guys. Bill

Peter H. Door County

. . . Thanks for all your service and work by your professional staff. Peter H.

David C., Door County

Hi = just wanted to let you know your crew did a great job taking down our dock this year.  You are all a pleasure to work...

QB, Door County, WI

Outstanding project work. Alex is magical on the forklift and Ben is a strong extra.  Nice work, it's exactly as I hoped it...

Stewart, Montross, VA

In response to an inquiry about a sling lift from Montross, VA, I received this back: Thanks, Mike! I appreciate the detail...

Karen & Gregg D. Shout Out

Jerry, Straight up, perfection from start to finish. It was great doing business with you and your team. Literally speaking...

Jane D. Ellison Bay

Jerry & Team, Thanks for all your help - GREAT TIMING!! Jane D.     Ellison Bay,  Door County

Thanks for the fine service… Door County Peninsula

Jerry, Thanks for the fine service this past year. Dave,  Door county

Dale H. Awesome | Door County

Sorry for the late reply, all is good.  Your guys were awesome.  Thanks Again. Dale H.   Door County

Dale R. Customer service is an art|

Jerry, Customer service is an art.  You have mastered the art.  Thank you for your service! Dale R.  Door County

Dale R.  Door County

Jerry, Customer service is an art. You have mastered the art. Thank you for your service! Dale R. Door County

Terry R. – Shoreline Repairs – Door County Peninsula

Great Job as usual.  Glad that Dave had an opening.  I really wanted to get the rock in place this year (2019)  Lake levels...

Jill – Thanks for getting the work done so quickly– Door County Peninsula, WI

Jerry & Team Thanks for getting the (Rip-Rap) work done so quickly! Jill, Door County

Katie R. We appreciate you – Door County

Hi Jerry, I just want you to know how much we appreciate everything you do. It is always a pleasure to work with you. Katie...

Terri & Gini. – Great Job – Door County Peninsula, WI

Great Job as usual.  Glad Dave had an opening.  I really wanted to get the rock  (rip-rap) in place this year.  Lake levels...

Sharon A. Door County Peninsula, WI

Thank you for your service getting our dock out. Sharon A. Door County Peninsula, WI

David S. – LOOKS TERRIFIC – Door County Peninsula, WI

Your guys are just finishing the dock installation.  It looks terrific.  A very competent, hard-working crew.  Good guys,...

Bill – Door County Peninsula, WI

Your guys did another great job.  Thanks to all of you. Bill Door County Peninsula 

Casey C – Door County Peninsula, WI

Good Evening, Jerry Tell your client they are welcome to stop anytime to check out the dock and lift.  Feel free to give...

Jane – Door County Peninsula, WI

Thank you for your fast service.  Hopefully, we will not have problems in the spring with the ice. Jane 

Door County peninsula

Thank you for the great service, Jerry!  Much appreciated

Jill – Door County, Wi

Jerry & team, Thanks for getting the work done so quickly.  (Shoreline erosion control) Jill - Door County, WI ...

David S. Door County Peninsula, WI

July 16   Your guys are just finishing the dock installation.  It looks terrific  A very competent, hard-working crew. ...

Casey C.

From Jerry:  I have a customer just south of you that would like to look at your pier. ..... I didn't want to share your...

David S

Your guys are just finishing the dock installation.  It looks terrific.  A very competent, hard-working crew.  Good Guys,...

Jim B.

Thank you for all the work it took to install our boat slip.  We really appreciate your help! Jim B.

Sandi M

Thank you.  .... Great Service Sandi M.

Joe H.

Hi Jerry Pleasure working with you. Thank you for the extra effort. Much Appreciated Joe H

Jerry Z. Door County

Jerry & Crew, "Thank you" for taking such good care of us over the years!  We appreciate you!!

Mike W, Fish Creek, Door County

Sorry for the delayed message but I wanted to compliment your crew for the AMAZING dock installation they did this year!...

Craig R.

We are happy with the service.  The guys that put in the lift were very courteous and professional.

Perry T. Your guys did a great job yesterday

Your guys did a great job yesterday. Got to see them put the whole thing in, quite interesting.  Thanks again for making it...

Erin M. The Stairs are Great!

The stairs are Great! Thank you!

Barry J, Kewaunee County Wisconsin

Jerry, Thank you so much for your quick response to my lift problem.  Once again, your crew were courteous and careful....

Sally S. – Door County WI

We really appreciate your help & working with you on our dock! Sally S. Door County WI

You guys are the best!

Just switched to your company for dock installation at our cottage this year. It’s mid-May and the dock is in! Thank you! I...

Mike W. – Door County Wisconsin

Thank you, Jerry! The guys did an amazing and considerate job removing the pier and placing it strategically on the shore...

Thanks so very much, the guys did a great job!! – Lisa G. Door County WI

I am putting a check in the mail today. Thanks so very much, the guys did a great job!! I’ll be in touch in the spring....

Thank you for taking care of the dock removal. – Lizzie G. Door County Wisconsin

Thank you for taking care of the dock removal. Please also proceed with the work you describe in order to get the dock...

Very nice work, and it was a pleasure doing business with you- Barbara M. Door County WI

Thanks again, Jerry Very nice work, and it was a pleasure doing business with you. Barbara M. Door County • Wisconsin

Thank you very much for all you do for me. – Peter B. – Door County Wisconsin

Jerry, Thank you very much for all you do for me. Linda & I appreciate how you take care of our dock and boat hoist at...

Jim J. – Wisc

Thank you, Jerry: Really appreciated your dock & pier services. Your guys did a great job and I can not wait to get it...

Joan – Door County Peninsula

Jerry- Thanks for the fine job on the install. Putting the 8′ x 8′ side extension where you did last fall was a wise...

Sharon – Door County WI

Thanks Jerry. The dock is great Sharon Door County Wisconsin

Bryant S. Door County Peninsula

You did a great job keeping the pier as high as possible! Thank You Bryant S.

Gerry H. – Wisconsin

Jerry, Very happy with pier we had large waves two weeks ago and pier was solid. ….. Gerry H.

Paul A. Green Bay, Wisconsin

Thank you for putting our dock in. Everything was Perfect. Paul A. - Green Bay, Wisconsin

John T. – Egg Harbor, Door County WI

Great. You guys do a great job on cus(t)omer service. It sets you apart. John T. - Egg Harbor Wisconsin Door County

Thank you for your efficient and reliable service – Bev R., WI

Thank you for your efficient and reliable service. Bev R. - Wisconsin

Nice job by you, John and your crew! William W.

Thanks, Jerry, …..Nice job by you, John and your crew -  so glad you’re here for us William W. - Wisconsin

Thanks for the great service – Frank K – Wisconsin

Thanks for the great service. Frank K - Wisconsin

Thanks so much. Jeanine J – Wisconsin

Thanks so much. The pier placement was great this year and we enjoyed it! Jeanine J - Wisconsin

Thanks for getting the piers out in a timely fashion. – Wayne from WI

Hi Jerry, Thanks for getting the piers out in a timely fashion. Also, Thanks for re-Hoisting up the cable! Take Care Wayne...

thank you for the fine job your crew did – John K. Door County Wisconsin

Dear Dave, I want to take the time to thank you for the fine job your crew did in taking out installing my pier. They were...

Beautiful Job! Jerry, Charles and Stephanie, Door County, WI

Beautiful Job. Thanks, Jerry, Charles and Stephanie, Door County

George A. – Door County WI – Thanks for your help & assistance

Hi Guys, I trust you will put it in this spring.  Remember the problem (brief drawing) you were able to correct it.  Thanks...

Jerry – Thanks for the fine service this past year!

Jerry, Thanks for the fine service this past year.  Will look for your email in the Spring Dave

Multiple Testimonials 2

Jerry, Thank you! It is so terrific to have the pier in before Memorial Day.  I feel like we are gaining 2 more months to...

Multiple Testimonials 1

Jerry, here is the result! Now if the Lake and rain cooperate, we’re set. Jacob did a very nice job. Hard working, clearly...

Sally S., Door County

Jerry, Thanks for your call yesterday!  You'll find my check enclosed.  Have a wonderful winter!  We'll be in touch next...

Joan P, Door County

Thanks again -  Everyone stay healthy and have a good winter- Talk to you in the Spring

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Pier and Waterfront Solutions services all of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan.
Whether you are on the bay of Green Bay, Lake Michigan or any of the many inland lakes or rivers,
Pier and Waterfront Solutions will help with all of your waterfront needs. 
Enjoy your time on the water – let PWS do the work for you.

Your WATERFRONT oasis awaits.

Pier & Waterfront Solutions


Pier & Waterfront Solutions LLC (PWS)
7325 WI-42 #57,  Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

(1 mile North of the Hwy 42/57 intersection and 3 miles South of Sturgeon Bay at the Idlewild Road intersection.)

Got questions or need a quote?

Contact Pier & Waterfront Solutions today at 920-493-4404


Our Hours:
Mon–Fri:  8am – 4pm
Saturday: By appointment
Sunday: Closed

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