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Five Improvements to Make to Your Water Emergency Preparedness

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Five Improvements to Make to Your Water Emergency Preparedness

  Emergencies on the water can happen at any moment. As the old saying goes, “hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.” There’s a real responsibility boat and dock owners in particular have to ensure the safety of their family and guests when spending time on the water. Rather than see this as a liability to lose sleep over, instead take the necessary steps to improve your water emergency preparedness. We have five steps from choosing the right boat dock hardware to tools that come in handy in a moment of crisis. Let’s go over these essential tips...

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Boat Safety Tips: How to Properly Dock a Boat

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Boat Safety Tips: How to Properly Dock a Boat

  When it comes to enjoying time on your boat, the main perk is the relaxing nature of the activity. That said, some stress is involved when it comes to keeping your boat safe and secure. Many who are new to owning a boat and even long-time owners have trouble with one particular part of ownership: docking.  Docking a boat shouldn’t be a stressful step in an otherwise enjoyable experience. Having a good grasp on normal docking procedures, as well as being prepared for some obscure situations that can arise, is a must for all who own boats. We’re going...

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Tommy Docks Is Relocating To A Brand New Facility!

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Tommy Docks Is Relocating To A Brand New Facility!

  Since 1987, Tommy Docks has focused on being a dependable and high-quality solution for customers looking for do-it-yourself boat dock systems. With a vision for the future, the same innovation that launched founder Thomas Suther’s dock bracket system has carried over into a growing company with the same locally-owned spirit born out of the company’s Wisconsin roots.  While the company’s approach to user-friendliness and superior products hasn’t changed, the dock industry has. Increasing competition in the United States and abroad offers customers more options than ever when it comes to dock design. Despite this, customers continue to turn to...

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Water Safety Tips You Need to Know At Your Lake

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Water Safety Tips You Need to Know At Your Lake

  There’s a lot of excitement around the early summer weeks about getting back out on the lake. While some of us are already gearing up for summer fun, others are still preparing for the season ahead. It’s easy to get into a routine when it comes to approaching summer. We all have activities we enjoy, ways we like to relax, and various setups on the lake.  No matter what your lake situation and routine might be, it’s always important to remember that fun at the lake can turn serious if you’re not keeping essential safety tips in mind. Here...

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Five Reasons It’s Time to Replace Your Old Boat Dock

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Five Reasons It’s Time to Replace Your Old Boat Dock

  If you’re peering out at your old dock and wondering if it’s time to replace it, you’re not alone. A lot of people struggle with the decision to renew their dock. In some cases, the decision can be obvious and a matter of safety. In other situations, some troublesome signs could point to an eventual replacement but no dire need to make a switch right away.  When it comes to making a replacement, we know docks. That said, we also know when it’s time to say goodbye to your outdated setup. Here are five specific situations that are perfect...

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