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 […]

Why Your Dock’s Foundation Piling is So Important

Why Your Dock’s Foundation Piling is So Important

What could be more wonderful than enjoying your morning cuppa on a newly built dock? Offering recreational and functional use, investing in your own dock for a waterfront home is one way to add some serious value to your property. But the construction of a dock requires expert skill – the most important aspect being […]

Types of Docks and Why They Matter

Types of Docks and Why They Matter

Not all boat docks are created equally. When building a dock, you’ll want to consider the area in which you are constructing it, the type of water it will come in contact with, and how you want to use it before choosing between types of docks. Here are two different types of boat docks and […]

Decks & Docks Lumber Company Fabricates Custom Stirrups

Decks & Docks Lumber Company Fabricates Custom Stirrups

Decks & Docks Lumber Company now bends rebar to spec for custom stirrups. Stirrups are bent pieces of rebar that form a cage around which concrete is poured for structural components like beams and seawalls. What are rebar and stirrups? You’ve probably seen steel rods sticking out of concrete when passing any bridge construction, but […]