Our Story

2010 - 2019

  • Nicholas Tipler, Owner of Outdoor Improvements, LLC DBA Custom Firewood, started in the Landscape Industry in 2010. He began with lawn & Landscape maintenance and expanded the business into a full service landscape design + build firm over the past 9 years. At the end of 2019 Nick made the decision to focus and specialize in fewer services to better serve his clients. We will be offering Dirt Work, Drainage, Forestry, Site preparation, snow & ice management services to both our residential and commercial clients. In Nicks spare time, he enjoys hikes in Taylors Falls with his dogs, Molly and Chance, Hunting & Fishing, He also enjoys going "Up North" to spend time with family and friends.


*NEW IN 2020*

  • Nick has also started a firewood business, called Custom Firewood. We currently offer non aged and aged firewood,  firewood processing services at your location or ours.

  • Indoor Improvements, Llc.

  •  We will be offering kiln dried firewood by the end of 2020 to residential and commercial customers.

Visit the new website www.customfirewood.com

Our Team

Nicholas Tipler

Owner + President

Sheila W

Office Manager + Human Resources

John John

Driver + Operator + Laborer


Operator + Laborer