All boat lifts are designed to lift boats out of the water, however because the hull of a pontoon differs from traditional V-shaped boats, a regular boat lift design may not accommodate the width and depth of a pontoon boat. Therefore, you should keep a few things in mind when […]Read More
What’s the Difference Between Cantilever and Vertical Boat Lifts?
Using a boat lift allows you to easily launch and store your vessel up and out of the water. There are different types of lifts depending on variables like the depth of the water and size of your boat. Let’s explore these two types of lifts in greater detail and […]Read More
Is a Boat Lift Necessary?
Many boat owners are surprised to learn that their boats shouldn’t be stored in water. Using a boat lift regardless of the size of your craft will help protect your vessel from damage and make it easier to clean and maintain. A lift is also the most efficient way to […]Read More
What Type of Dock is Best?
Adding a dock to your waterfront property is an investment that will offer enjoyment and value for years to come. From a launch for boats and kayaks to an area for sunbathing and swimming with family and friends, a dock addition offers a huge enhancement to your home. Understanding your […]Read More
How Big of a Boat Can You Put on a Boat Lift?
Boat lifts are measured by capacity in pounds, designed to house boats of different shapes and sizes and can range from under 2,000 to 50,000 pounds in capacity. In addition to the weight of your boat, including additional accessories, you’ll also need to know its dimensions to ensure it will […]Read More
What Type of Boat Lift is Best for Shallow Water?
If you plan to install a boat lift on a shoreline that experiences fluctuations in water levels or somewhere with rather shallow water, it’s important to make sure that you choose a lift that will work for your specific situation. Luckily, there are a number of different types of lifts […]Read More
What is the Best Material for a Boat Dock?
Whether you’re planning on building a new dock or renovating an existing one, the decking material you use will determine how long your dock lasts and how much maintenance it will require. This choice also impacts how it performs and looks. Docks are made from several different materials including aluminum, […]Read More
Can You Leave a Boat Lift in the Water During Winter?
Investing in a boat lift is a great way to protect your boat, but what about the lift itself, will it require care and maintenance? As the seasons change, those of you living in areas with winter weather may be wondering whether or not you should pull your boat lift […]Read More
What Are the Different Kinds of Boat Lifts?
A boat lift is a device designed to secure a boat above the water which protects it from damage, corrosion and marine growth and makes it a breeze to launch. The three most common types of lifts are: bottom standing (best for shallow depths), floating (best for deep water) and […]Read More
How to Safely Operate a Boat Lift
Storing your boat should be easy, secure and safe. When you’re using a boat lift after taking your vessel out on the water, best practices can help you ensure you get the best performance and safety from your equipment. When you’re managing day-to-day boating operations, using a boat lift can […]Read More