The Difference Between Galvanized and Aluminum Docks

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!

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!

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

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…

The 34th Annual Harbor Hop

The last big boating event at the Lake of the Ozarks is happening this weekend -- the 34th Annual Fall Harbor Hop! Fall is a gorgeous time of year to go boating and you won't want to miss this fun event. Spend the day "hoping" from over 40 dealer locations across the Lake to try and get a winning poker hand. Read to get all the details from our dock company at the Lake of the Ozarks for the Fall Harbor Hop!

About the Fall Harbor Hop  If you've never participated in a harbor hop before, you may not know how it works. The Fall Harbor Hop is a lot of fun and it gives you the opportunity to spend the day boating and visiting many lakefront restaurants and marinas.
The Rules  Enter the Harbor Hop by stopping at any of the participating dealer locations. To obtain a hand, sign up and pay an optional $20.00 donation (per seven-card hand). A player may enter more than once. The 1st card is drawn at the checkpoint where the hand is purchased; 6 additional cards are obtained b…

Get Things on the Lake Moved Easier and Faster with Our Barge Service!

Moving equipment, materials, and docks on the Lake of the Ozarks can be quite the task and in many cases impossible by roadways. One Source Services makes moving items on the lake easy! Our Lake of the Ozarks barge service can move just about anything and it's typically a faster and more efficient way of transporting things around the Lake. Read on to learn more about barge service!

Why Use a Barge Service at the Lake of the Ozarks? There are numerous reasons and situations that a barge is required at the Lake. One of the main uses for the use of a barge is shoreline construction at the Lake of the Ozarks. Often, getting to the shoreline is easier said than done. That's where the best barge service at the Lake of the Ozarks comes in! Below are a few situations that would require the use of a barge here at the Lake.
Rough Terrain  The Ozark hills we have at the Lake make it extremely difficult to access the shorelines at the Lake. Curvy lake roads, steep hills, and tight spaces…

One Source Service are cellofoam® Dealers!

One Source Services is committed to providing our clients with top quality docks and dock accessories at the Lake of the Ozarks! For that reason, we are cellofoam® dealers! cellofoam® is committed to providing customers premium value-added products and services. Read on to learn about a few of the products we offer by cellofoam®!

About cellofoam® Since 1966, Cellofoam North America Inc. has been committed to providing our customers with
premium, value-added products, and services. Cellofoam has provided Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) for a variety of applications including insulation for residential and commercial construction, fabricated packaging, marine flotation, and void material. Flexibility, modernization and years of experience in multi-faceted applications have provided our customers with the advantage necessary to compete in the market today and allow us to deliver superior results and competitive pricing.
Our Product Offerings by cellofoam  permafloat Dock Floats®permafloat® Fl…