Duncan Seawall Dock & Boat Lift

The Best Cleaning Processes for Different Boat Dock Types

Owning a dock means taking on the responsibility of keeping your deck in a safe condition. Since the most common problems are dirt buildup or the surface becoming slippery, occasional cleaning is...

The Perks of Composite Decking

In the past, wood used to be the preferred decking material for many docks. These days wood is increasingly being replaced by composite materials, especially in outdoor environments. Enhancing your...

What are my Construction Options When Building a Dock in Sarasota, Florida?

A coastal dock in southwestern Florida is only as good as the materials, the design, and the dream that comprise its planning, construction, and implementation. With such a plethora of materials and...

Should I Repair or Replace my Decking?

Looking at the wear and tear on your dock and trying to decide whether you should repair the decking or replace it entirely? It can be difficult to assess, but you don’t want to make a mistake—a full...

Hurricane Season Update: Predictions for the Rest of 2016

Most of us remember 2004 and 2005 as two years of hurricanes that caused billions of dollars in damages to Florida properties. At the beginning of the 2016 summer, the forecast for 2016 tropical...

The Area's Largest Dock Builders: Duncan Seawall in Sarasota, Florida

Sarasota is filled with beautiful waterfront homes and homeowners who love their boats. Located just a few nautical miles south along Florida's central west coast, you'll find Sarasota with placid...

All Things Docks for Your Sarasota Project: Construction, Lifts, Lights, and More

Duncan Seawall, Dock and Boat Lift understands that there's so much more to a great dock than just pilings and decking. Along with helping you design your ideal dock and installing it, we install...

Boating Tips: Best Ways to Secure Your Boat to Your Dock

Securing your boat to the dock usually follows a predictable routine, but sometimes conditions such as waves, wind, currents, tide and wake can make it challenging. Knowing how to secure your boat to...

Best Materials and Brands for Your Florida Dock Project

When building your Florida dock project, the following materials below work best due to their ability to withstand moisture and the Florida hot sun. These materials are wood or composite decking....

Build the Custom Dock of your Dreams on the West Coast of Florida: Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte County

When you live by the water on the West Coast of Florida, having your dream dock provides easy access to the view and recreation of the water. Whether you simply want a dock to sit by the water, swim...

5 tips on How to Maintain Your Dock in the South Florida Summer Heat

A boat dock requires regular maintenance to stay in the best shape and avoid damage over time. The South Florida heat can take a toll on any boat dock, wood docks especially, but you can protect it...

8 Boat Safety Tips to Keep Your Dock And Boat In Pristine Condition

Owning waterfront property with a dock and boat requires responsibility to protect your investment. Here are some boat safety tips to help you keep your dock and boat lift in top condition.