Boat Lifts: Factors To Consider

Whether you are picking out a new dock or boat lift many of the factors that you must consider remain the same. We have put together a small list of things to keep in mind when looking to improve your shorefront.

Factors to Consider:

  • Regulatory and environmental considerations and approvals
  • Boat Weight (Include Gas & Gear)
  • Water depth, wave heights, prevailing wind directions
  • Water fluctuation (seasonal or tidal range)
  • Type of bed material, sand, gravels, mud or rock
  • Drive Train Option (Manual, Winch, Hydraulic, VSD)
  • Power needs–AC, battery or solar
  • Bunk Requirements (Power, Pontoon, Sail, Seaplane)
  • Canopy Selection
  • Warranty

For assistance in choosing the best boat lift for your specific application please contact an associate for more information.