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3 Factors That Affect Your Florida Boat Lift
Jun 8, 2020 9:15:00 AM
There are many types of boat lifts available that allow your vessel to be stored out of the water when it's not in use. Boats in ...
Green Underwater Dock Lights: Why the Color Green?
Apr 27, 2020 8:45:00 AM
A casual observer strolling along the waterfront might wonder: Why are there so many lights under the docks? And why are they all ...
6 Common Questions Answered About Your New Boat Lift
Mar 23, 2020 9:15:00 AM
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 ...
3 Primary Considerations for New Dock Owners
Jan 7, 2020 10:34:47 AM
If you’ve just built a new dock or are thinking about building one, you may have a few questions about the basics and where to ...
Prepare Your Seawall, Dock, and Boat Lift For Severe Weather
Oct 11, 2019 11:32:42 AM
Tropical storms, hurricanes, and other torrential rain and wind events are capable of producing high tides and storm surge power ...
The Effects of Heavy Rains on Florida Docks
Oct 4, 2019 10:55:13 AM
Rain is a part of life in Florida. During the rainy season from about June through September, heavy rains can wreak havoc on our ...
How To Prevent Barnacle Build Up
Sep 26, 2019 9:00:00 AM
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 ...
The Importance of Hiring a Professional Marine Electrician
Dec 17, 2018 9:10:00 AM
If you're considering installing a boat lift or doing other various electrical work in or around your boat, you need to ensure ...
How to Handle Your Boat in High Traffic Waterways and Small Inlets
Dec 4, 2018 10:11:51 AM
Under normal conditions entering or leaving through an inlet is a breeze. Combine a strong tide flowing through a narrow channel, ...
What is a Dry Dock and How Are They Used?
Oct 11, 2018 11:04:01 AM
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 ...
The Top 10 Most Popular Dock Accessories
Oct 4, 2018 10:16:49 AM
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 ...
Docking a Boat on a Lift: Tips
Jun 4, 2018 3:07:45 PM
Similar to how a garage is for cars, a lift is for boats. Docking your boat on a lift protects your boat from natural elements as ...
Get A Grip! Best Non-Slip Materials for Your Fishing Dock
Feb 12, 2018 4:08:08 PM
You need your fishing dock to be attractive, reliable, and safe in slippery situations. Whether you've been considering building ...
Save Your Pilings From Marine Borers With PVC Wrapping
Jan 15, 2018 12:42:03 PM
Part of why we love being out on the water around Florida is that it's full of interesting creatures, but some of them can wreck ...
6 Tips To Help Keep Your Boat Dock In Optimal Condition
Jan 2, 2018 11:30:13 AM
Let's talk about boat docks. We walk across them, we bob our boat next to them, and they take a harsh beating from the elements ...
The Importance of Cleaning Your Boat After a Day on the Water
Dec 26, 2017 9:05:00 AM
We've all seen the overzealous boaters who wash down their boat after every two-hour trip, but maybe they were actually onto ...
Tips for Tying Your Boat to a Dock
Oct 9, 2017 10:36:00 AM
Tying your boat to a dock can take some skill and experience for sure. If you've seen experienced boaters complete this task, it ...
The Benefits of Having a Private Dock for Your Boat on Your Property
Jul 17, 2017 3:03:49 PM
There are many benefits to having a private boat dock on your property. We recommend that you spend some time considering the ...
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