Dock Piling Advancements You Need to Know About

Docks have been a mainstay of coastal communities for millennia. In fact, the oldest dock we know of was constructed sometime in 2500 BCE in Egypt. At the time, such a dock would have been built with only function in mind. Namely, the launching of fishing or trading vessels. Exploratory vessels may also have launched […]

Top 7 Signs You Need a New Dock

Are you ashamed of your dock every time you pull your boat up next to it? This is one of the easiest ways to tell that it’s time for you to renovate your old dock or, better yet, invest in a new dock altogether. Your dock should be a huge source of pride for you, […]

The Ultimate Guide to Dock Piling Materials

Let’s face it, docks, especially the dock piling, take a lot of hammer. Threats include the movement of the body of water they’re partially submerged in, the fact that they spend their lives submerged and the effects of storms and hurricanes. It’s clear, they need to be made of stern stuff. If you’re planning to […]

Dock Maintenance Guide: How to Extend the Life of Your Boat Dock

Is your boat dock looking a little worse for the wear? Can’t remember the last time that you performed any type of dock repairs? Are you just completely clueless about the kind of dock maintenance that you need to perform at the start of every season? This post is here to help. From teaching you […]

Wood Woes: How to Protect Your Deck From Dry Rot

If you’ve ever built a deck or a dock, you know how expensive it can be. That’s why the last thing you want to do is replace your deck or dock once every few years because it is falling apart. The most common reason decks are damaged and need to be replaced is because they […]

7 Boat Dock Plans For Your Dock Renovation Project

Are you looking to improve your existing dock by replacing it with a better one? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Endless possibilities await as you consider how you will design your new dock. Because of your endless choices, there’s a lot to consider when creating your design. Are you seeking a multi-purpose dock? […]

Deck Designs – 7 Best Deck Styles to Inspire Your Deck Renovation Project

Not sure what style you want for your new deck? Don’t worry, we know a thing or two about deck styles. And we have 7 of the most stunning, modern examples to show you to get your artistic juices flowing. Here are 7 of our favorite deck styles we know you’ll love. Take a look […]

Everything You Need to Know About Dock Lighting

The right lights can save your life! That may sound a little dramatic, but it could be true. It’s important to install proper dock lighting to keep you, and your boat, safe from harm. It’s not often that boats run into docks, but when it happens it can cause quite a bit of damage. If […]

Modern Deck Dilemma: The Pros & Cons of Different Decking Materials

Where do you begin when shopping for decking materials that can work with your deck? Be it product lifespan, or choosing the right material there are several ways to go about shopping for a modern deck. There is no single answer as it relates to what solution will work best for you but you can […]

5 Things to Consider When Creating a Custom Dock

5 Things to Consider When Creating a Custom Dock

All docks are not created equal. Some docks are even dangerous. While the process of building one is similar to traditional decks, a custom dock can make all the difference to a marina. Though they have a similar weight distribution, with the same joists and decking, there are some important differences. Because a dock needs […]