- Land/Shallow Water Search
Cost For My Service
I work on a reward basis which is agreed upon in advance and preferably based on what the item is worth to you.
A minimum per trip charge of $25 is assessed to cover fuel, tolls and parking, which is payable whether or not the item is recovered.
Beaches: wet or dry sand, shallow water up to chest-deep water; sand bars; docks and canals; deep water surf and scuba zones may be extra charge; Yards, Parks, Home and Construction sites, Volleyball and Tennis courts, Athletic fields, Gardens, Estates, Insurance item recovery etc. Law enforcement and Crime scene assistance: police & law enforcement crime scene recovery (shell casings, taser body recovery, contraband recovery (foil or metal encased). Locate and recovery of metal items: Jewelry (rings, necklaces, ear and body rings, wrist and pocket watches, etc.), antique and heirlooms, keys (hotel and car, etc.), coins, platinum, gold, silver, cell phones, relics, etc.
Naples and Marco Island, including but not limited to Collier and Lee Counties. (Beaches included: Naples Beach, Barefoot Beach, Clam Pass, Seagate, Pelican Bay, Delnor-Wiggins Pass, Bonita and Barefoot Beaches, Marco Island and Tigertail beach, etc.)
Mark Greul's Bio
Naples resident married with 3 wonderful children and love God. Helping reunite people with their lost jewelry and sentimental items over the past 1.5 years has become a passion and the ensuing thank-you’s and tear filled hugs are simply priceless. As a Naples resident much of my weekly routine is spent in and around the various beach areas, with which I’m all very familiar. The Lord willing, your lost item will be found, let me be the one to help.
Mark Greul - Recent Blog Post
After setting up towels, chairs and getting the beach umbrella perfectly oriented, mom (who, given unending tears of joy wishes to remain anonymous) suddenly noticed that her diamond engagement ring had slipped off her finger. As luck would have it, I was “in the right place at the right time” as her son-in-law came over […]
[Marco Island, FL – January 28, 2020] Tears of joy and happiness abound as their 17th year wedding anniversary continues in sunny beautiful Marco Island. Husband lost his platinum wedding band while playing volleyball. As the motto goes “it’s only lost until you call” – within an hour or so the ring was back where […]
Lost Gold Ring Found Vanderbilt Beach Returned by Metal Detector “The Naples Metal Detector Guy” (2019)
May 27, 2019 – Naples, FL – It’s only lost until you call! Well, while helping another person recover a lost ring, another request for help. Word sure travels fast. After searching the internet and inquiring about metal detector rentals, someone mentioned having earlier seeing “the Naples metal detector guy”. From two different sources and […]
Lost Gold “Love” Ring Swimming at Vanderbilt Beach Naples Found by Metal Detector & Returned to Owner (2019)
[May 27, 2019 – Naples, FL] While swimming [May 27, 2019 – Naples, FL] While swimming in the crystal clear water, Nora suddenly noticed that the gold “Love” ring gifted by her now deceased grandmother had suddenly come off her finger. After about an hour and a half of searching without luck, someone suggested “call […]
[April 23, 2019 – Naples, Florida] Got a call from Brian’s wife who reported having lost two rings at the beach. The rings she’s carefully guarded in her pocket were likely lost as she was tending her children and applying more sunscreen. So, why hire a professional metal detector? Well, several hours of searching, traffic, […]
Mark Greul - Testimonials
Mark you are a savior !!!!!! (2020)
Mark you are a savior !!!!!! Thank you for finding our gem ????… we are forever grateful ????
A big thank you to Mark Gruel. You saved the day! (2018)
A big thank you to Mark Gruel. You saved the day! My husband Tom and I were visiting Naples Florida to attend my niece’s wedding.
The day after, we decided to go to the beach , and my ring simply falls off. Friends of ours, about 10 of us, were searching the area I was standing in for about 30 minutes.
Then, one of my friends found Mark Gruel. From the moment I told him where I thought my ring fell, he found my ring within 20 seconds… No exaggeration!
Thank you so much again Mark,