Author Archive

Do I Need to Remove My Dock for Winter?

This question is very common among first time lakefront home owners.  The preceding scenario is usually as follows:  I just bought this house in June, the old dock is either gone or an accident waiting to happen, and I have NO IDEA what I even need, let alone want.  Fear not my soon-to-be-lounging-lakeside friends, I’ve […]

Aluminum or Galvanized Steel – Which is better for docks?

So which is the better dock building material – aluminum or galvanized steel?  Well I’m going to give you the ol’ “Sunday morning politician on Meet the Press” answer.   It depends.   But I’m not sidestepping the question to avoid being on the record – it really does depend!  Each offers their own advantages and disadvantages.  Galvanized […]