Tag: personal docks

De- Icing Your Dock

In the winter time there is always a fear that you dock will be swallowed up by ice and you will not see it until spring time. Most people pull their docks out of the water for fear of damage from the swallowing ice.   If you cannot pull your dock from the water the… Read more »

Storing a Boat for Winter out of Water

The water is getting colder and the sun is setting earlier. These are both great signs that it’s time to start thinking about winter storage for your boat. Before you think about it too much, check your owner’s manual or manufacturer website to make sure you do not void your warranty. Some companies will void… Read more »

Floating Dock Safety

Dock owners seek to avoid damage to their floating boat docks for a myriad of important reasons. Any damage caused by a floating dock is the responsibility of the owner, and this can become a life-altering and financial distraction. In high flood areas, a floating dock is a much higher risk than a fixed dock…. Read more »

What Shape Dock Should I Use?

Planning on building a new dock or even replacing an old dock can prove to be a difficult task. It may seem simple in theory but in reality there are many things to think about. You will want to put thought into the materials used, the size, and even the shape. Yes there are different… Read more »

How to Make Your Dock Safe for a New Boat

  After making the investment on a new boat you want to make sure that everything will be ready for its arrival.  Your dock is one area that may need a bit of spring cleaning or sprucing up before bringing your new “baby” home.  With our helpful tips and advice below, your new boat will… Read more »

Cleaning Your Floating Dock

The weather is getting warmer, and many people are heading outside. As you bring your boats and jet skis out of the garage, you may be asking yourself “How do I spring clean my dock?” Well, we’re glad you asked. One route you could go is to use a pressure washer. Getting on your hands… Read more »

What is a Floating Dock and Why Should I Have One?

The name itself is fairly self explanatory. However, there are still plenty of questions customers may have. Why should I get one? What is the best option for me? What did I have for breakfast this morning? You know; the usual. The Basics about Floating Docks These buoyant platforms can be used for both private… Read more »