Rita Placeway, Mike Kochinski are the owners and operators of Placeway Pools, Patio and Spa, headquartered in Wausau,  Wisconsin. This is a highly regarded Residential Pool, Spa and Patio Company in Marathon County.

Some of the Products and Services they Provide are: Pool, Spa and Patio Construction, Supplies and Maintenance.

When it comes to providing expert Services, nothing takes the place of experience. They began working in this Industry 47 years ago and started Placeway Pools, Patio and Spa in 1973.

One of Placeway Pools, Patio and Spa’s  goals is to provide their Marathon County clients with professional, high quality, and affordable services. People often choose them because they are Locally Owned and Operated, and they treat each Customer as though they are Family.

The result, one of the most successful Pool, Spa and Patio Companies in Wausau!  

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What do their customers think?

Jim Mendyke – “Thanks to Jenny for diagnosing my hot tub heater and pump issues by video! Ken came out right away and did an outstanding job of explaining what needed to be done and taking care of the repairs. Very impressed with the service I received!”

Kevin Clark – “The only pool place I would ever do business with. Great service with great prices on quality merchandise.”

Having owner operated experts, like Rita Placeway, and Mike Kochinski providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Wausau, and Marathon County, Wisconsin.

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Rita Placeway, and Mike Kochinski that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Rita and Mike, for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

So give Placeway Pools, Patio and Spa an opportunity by calling them at 715-341-4884.

In addition to running a Successful Business they support their Local Church with Gift Cards.


So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

Rita Placeway, Mike Kochinski, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Marathon County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of Wisconsin and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.


Well done Rita Placeway, Mike Kochinski!

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