Archive for October 15, 2013


Five Essential Components to Include When You Build Your Dock

Dock float

Between dock hardware and the power pedestal, you have quite a project on your hands if you want to fully furnish your dock or marina. Here are five suggestions for components that will make your dock safer, more convenient, and more aesthetic.

  1. Dock ladder.
  2. A dock ladder is perhaps most convenient when the least convenient thing happens. If someone falls off the dock, you will grateful for the dock ladder which is accessible from the water, and can help either you or your friend back onto dry land.

  3. Dock bumper.
  4. A dock bumper is essential to protect your boat from damage. You can select a bumper made out of rubber, polyester textile, PVC compound, or marine-grade vinyl. It is important to have a