Duncan Seawall Dock & Boat Lift

How To Prevent Barnacle Build Up

As a boat owner, it is crucial to be aware of what barnacles can do to damage your marine craft. And if you live or have your boat docked or stored along either the Pacific or Atlantic coastlines, or...

How to Handle Your Boat in High Traffic Waterways and Small Inlets

Under normal conditions entering or leaving through an inlet is a breeze. Combine a strong tide flowing through a narrow channel, an onshore wind, and heavy boat traffic and navigating an inlet can...

What are My Boat Lift Options for Shallow Water

Every boat and boat dock is different. The depth of the water around your residential or commercial property can create a challenging opportunity for both a seawall and dock system for your...

Sarasota's Boat Friendly Restaurants and Bars

Sarasota is one of one of Florida's most well known Gulf Coast cities, offering visitors and residents a wide selection of pristine beaches, shopping, and entertainment. As you might expect, Sarasota...

How Can I Maintain My Boat Lift? [video]

Having access to a boat lift is an integral part of keeping your boat in good shape, from giving a boat a deep clean, conducting repairs, preventing corrosion or just regular maintenance. But just...

Cleaning Tips to Preserve the Structural Integrity of Your Seawall

Residents of the Southwest Florida Gulf Coast enjoy plenty of unique perks, from gorgeous, white, sandy beaches to awe-inspiring ocean scenery. If you own a waterfront property here, you want to hold...

6 Common Questions Answered About Your New Boat Lift

If you've invested in a new boat lift recently or are in the market for a new one, you may be looking for answers to a few common technical questions. Take some time to evaluate these six common...

What is a Dry Dock and How Are They Used?

A dry dock, sometimes also called a lock, has been a part of the seafaring world for centuries. It has been used since the middle ages in places as diverse as England and China. While largely used...

The Top 10 Most Popular Dock Accessories

If you have a dock of your own or are looking into outfitting yourself with one, the chances are you will want a variety of attractive and functional dock accessories to complement it. Docks are...

How Red Tide Affects Your Waterfront Property

For the past few months, red tide along the coast of Florida has been a huge item of concern in the news—and for good reason. From political impact to tourism impact to health concerns, red tide...

Considerations to Make When Choosing the Right Boat Canopy

Taking the powerboat out for a spin along the Gulf Coast in Florida is an amazing past time to enjoy, yet without a proper boat canopy the sun and spraying water can lessen the fun. Boat canopies are...

Hurricane Season is Here: How to Prepare in Sarasota, Florida

If you’re lucky enough to live in Sarasota, Florida, you enjoy beautiful weather the majority of the time. During hurricane season, however, you should take steps to make sure you and your family are...

What Type of Custom Dock is Best For You?

A good boat dock can make boat ownership a pleasant experience. When it comes time for building or installing a boat dock, you should be aware that there are different types suited for various...

How to Prepare Your Home Before a Hurricane

Living on the Florida coastline means being prepared for tropical storms and hurricanes. Although there are hurricane watches and warnings to signal danger, the best time to prepare is in good...

Golden Boat Lifts: 10 Boat Lift Accessories You Should Know About

Golden Boat Lifts are commonly accepted to be among the best in the world, not just because of the quality of the engineering, but also a range of accessories that cover any need a boat owner may...

How to Safely Tie a Boat to a Dock

Tying your boat up looks easy when the experts do it. The first time you try, though, can easily result in disaster. For example, charter fleets routinely lose dinghies to bad cleat hitches.

Marine Contractor Tips to Prepare for Hurricane Season in Florida

It's never too late to start preparing for hurricane season. Summer will be here before you know it, and if you prolong the inevitable, last minute items can get pretty expensive. While the winds are...

Golden Boat Lifts: Top 10 Maintenance Tips

Owning a boat or personal watercraft vessel can lead to many days of fun in the sun, but that also means you have the have the right tools to properly care for your equipment when you come home.

A Guide to Boat Dock Materials

When it comes to building or refinishing a dock, there are several choices for the decking material. Each one has its advantages, and you will find people that have a preference for any of them....

How to Prepare Your Boat in Case of a Hurricane in Sarasota, Florida

Hurricane season is just around the corner, but do you know what it takes to prepare your boat for a hurricane? While every boat owner should tailor their preparation and planning according to the...