Why Choose Us?

Woods & Water
124 Edwards Ave
Brandon, FL 33510
Tel: 813-684-0122

Why Choose Woods & Water?

  • STABILITY
    Woods & Water has been around since April, 1984, under the same ownership. This makes us the oldest continuously owned Dive Store in Hillsborough County.
  • diving since 1976EXPERIENCE
    Ed Ciesla, the store’s owner, manager, and lead instructor, has been diving since 1976.  He became a SCUBA Instructor in 1982, an Instructor for the Handicapped in 1989, and an Instructor Trainer in 1994. He has over 4,900 dives and has certified over 2,500 new divers.
  • SIZE
    Woods & Water is large enough to be well-known with a good reputation, yet small enough to know our customers and give them personal attention.
  • COMMITMENT
    Woods & Water is a family owned and operated Dive Store with deep ties to the community. We work and live in Brandon so the money you spend with us stays in town to help your neighbors