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Christmas Gift for the Kayak Lover

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Do you know someone close to you that is an avid kayaker on the lake? Christmas shopping is in full swing and sometimes knowing what to get someone can be a challenge! If you know a kayak enthusiast, our dock company at the Lake of the Ozarks has the perfect gift that we know they will LOVE! We are certified dealers of the Permalaunch®. Permalaunch® is a unique kayak float that makes getting on and off the water safer and easier. Read on to learn more! 

The Float Off - Float On Feature  Everything about the permalaunch® was designed for stability and ease of use. The Float Off – Float On Feature start with the vessel is partially submerged when boarding. The three middle underwater supports create stability for boarding, yet allow buoyancy in the vessel for ease of launch or retrieval. Custom designed handrails allow you to use your paddle to effortlessly pull the vessel off the launch, or guide yourself back on. The two outside underwater braces are set lower in the water to allow th…

Fun Things to Do at the Lake of the Ozarks this Holiday Season

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The holidays are almost here and whether you live at the Lake of the Ozarks or you own a second home, there are so many fun things to do in the area during the holiday season! Many people are under the impression that once summer is over, there is nothing to do in the Lake Area. This is so not true! The Lake of the Ozarks is full of fun things to do in the off-season and today, our dock company at the Lake of the Ozark would like to share with you a few of the fun activities to partake in this holiday season!
Enchanted Village of Lights - Laurie Fairgrounds November 22nd - January 1st  The City of Laurie presents the Enchanted Village of Lights at the Laurie Fairgrounds. The Enchanted Village of Lights is one of the largest drive-through holiday light parks in Mid-Missouri. There is no charge to drive through the Enchanted Village, but any donations are greatly appreciated.


Christmas On the Lake Cruises The Celebration Cruise is a fantastic way to get out on the water during the coole…

Stabalize Your Shoreline with Rip Rap!

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If you're new to owning lakefront property, you may not be aware of the impact big boats and waves can have on your shoreline. Now that you've made an investment in your lake home, you will want to make sure that you ensure your investment is protected! Our rip rap installation at the Lake of the Ozarks is a great solution for stabilizing your shoreline. Consider the many benefits of rip rap below.


About Rip Rap  Rip rap is rock of various sizes that is placed at the base of seawalls. Its purpose is to absorb and dampen the impact energy of waves before they reach the seawall, reduce rebound waves toward your dock, provide bank stabilization, and lessen shoreline erosion. This keeps the stability of seawalls intact and protects your investment. Rip rap is not only important to the Lake of the Ozarks ecosystem, it is a necessity for both commercial and residential property owners. Rock Works also offers barge services and wave break installation around the Lake of the Ozarks ar…

The Difference Between Galvanized and Aluminum Docks

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If you're considering building a new dock for the 2020 season, now is a great time to start planning exactly what you want. At One Source Docks, we specialize in building residential and commercial galvanized and aluminum docks backed by the best warranty and service at the lake. You may not know the difference between a galvanized and aluminum dock. Both materials have their pros and cons, and today our dock company at the Lake of the Ozarks would like to share those with you! 


Aluminum Docks   Aluminum docks have become more and more popular over the years because they require low maintenance and are extremely durable.  Pros:Aluminum does not rust which is a great feature for a dock that is in water 24/7. Aluminum docks will typically outlast the lifespan of other dock materials including galvanized steel. Aluminum is a lightweight material. This is an advantage because it's easier to install and will not have a major impact on the foundation it is built on.  Cons: Aluminum …

Attend the Veterans Day Parade in Osage Beach!

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Veterans Day is this coming Monday, November 11th. If you're looking for a way to support our Veterans for their selfless acts of service, love of country, and patriotism, the Elks Lodge is having their annual Veterans Day Parade. Here at One Source Services, we think supporting our Veterans is very important. Attending the Veterans Parade in Osage Beach is a great way to show your support! Read on to get all the details for the Veterans Parade!


6th Annual Veterans Day Parade November 9th, 2019 floats will line Osage Beach Parkway. Floats will start to line up at noon and the parade route will start at 1:00 pm.

The parade route will start at Osage Beach City Hall located at 1000 City Pkwy. in Osage Beach. The route will end at Lake of the Ozarks Elks Lodge #2517, 5161 Osage Beach Pkwy. in Osage Beach. Show Your Support and Have Fun!  Parades are a lot of fun to attend, and showing your support means a lot to our Veterans! The 6th Annual Veterans Day Parade will include the Lake of …

Improve Your Property with One Source Precast!

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Our construction company at the Lake of the Ozarks is your one source solution for all of your property improvement at the Lake. We offer a variety of services to better your lake lifestyle and increase the value of your property. From dock building, construction, rip rap, barge services, and precast - we have you covered! Today, One Source Services would like to highlight our precast services in today's blog!


Precast Dock Pads, Retaining Walls, & More! We supply dock pads in several sizes, ledge stone walls, small landscape blocks, and we are the lakes only Big Block Distributor at Lake of the Ozarks.
What is Precast Concrete? Precast concrete is a construction product that is produced by casting concrete in a reusable mold or form that is cured in a controlled environment, then transported to the site and lifted and set into place.
Dock Pads Precast consist of dock pads: 2x2, 1x4, 1x3, 1x2 and Big Block retaining walls. Big Block retaining walls can be used for retaining w…

Build Your Commercial Dock for 2020

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The busy summer season is over which means now is the time to start thinking about the property improvements you want to make for 2020. If your business is on the water, making sure your commercial dock at the Lake of the Ozarks is in great shape is a necessity if people visit you by water. Now is the time to get on the book if you're planning to build a commercial dock for the upcoming season. Read on to learn more about building a commercial dock at the Lake of the Ozarks.


Investment Worth Making  Building a dock at the Lake of the Ozarks is crucial when you have a business on the water. From restaurant owners to condominium complexes, a dock in great condition is an investment worth making. Restaurants on the water receive a lot of business from boaters, so why not provide them with a great dock. If you are a condominium owner or builder, having a nice dock can often be one of the keys to selling your units. When you are ready to improve your existing dock, or build a new dock a…