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Boat Docks St. Petersburg

Marina Construction | Tampa | Priority MarinePriority Marines boat docks are essential to St. Pete residents who are lucky enough to own waterfront properties. We stand out from other marine construction companies because we create unique, custom-made designs. In contrast, many others apply a one-size-fits-all pattern that often results in disappointment. 

Why Should You Get a Boat Dock?

Adding a boat dock to your St. Pete property has a wide variety of advantages, from added property value to aesthetics, to safety, and more.

Aesthetically speaking, these additions will provide a new way of viewing the ocean from your backyard. While we all understand your enjoyment of the view is an essential aspect of why you may consider adding a boat dock to your home. Keep in mind that it will also act as an important safety and add protection to any property. 

Some benefits you can enjoy:

Elite Materials 

At Priority Marine in St. Pete, we know each home has different needs, and each homeowner has different tastes. Our designers and experts ensure a solution that will fit the landscape, the location, and the requirements of the family.

Our goal is to provide each of our customers with constructions of unmatched quality, which we are able to do thanks to the materials we use. We took into consideration the humidity of St. Pete. We chose to use the most suited Southern Pine Lumber or Brazilian Walnut hardwood. After working on this material with a sanding and treatment process, we can confidently guarantee an amenity that can last for years. Our maintenance program may also offer to help you keep your boat dock around longer.

Additional Services 

We also offer other services to complete your experience with our business. Feel free to contact us for anything related to your boat dock, including cleats, lighting, bumpers, storage, seating, and more. We can also work with you to build boat lifts. We differ from other marine construction companies because we take the time to discuss with each of our clients what it is they expect. With over 30 years of experience in the business, Priority Marine has truly become a leader in marine construction for the St. Pete area.

With local construction codes in place, at Priority Marine, we always make sure to stay up to date with any changes so you can avoid any legal issues and enjoy your water amenities peacefully.

Maintaining Your Boat Dock

 Maintaining your boat dock will take time. People underestimate the care necessary to keep a clean and safe boat dock. Here are some tips on how to keep yours in prime condition:

  1. Clean often and thoroughly. The best way to do this is a pressure washer, and if your dock is wood, it will soften possibly exposing you to splinters. This is when it’s necessary to sand your dock. If you have steel pieces and parts, make sure to sand, prime, and paint, to avoid rusting. 
  2. Set a schedule. We all know how busy life can get, and sometimes we simply just forget. So, by choosing days to inspect and clean your boat dock, you will better maintain its integrity. This includes looking for rotting or falling pieces and searching for loose screws or boards sticking up. 
  3. Don’t half-fix anything or use parts you don’t know for sure are waterproof. Boat docks are sensitive, so it’s highly recommended you leave any repairs to the professionals. Get the job done right and efficiently, so you don’t have to spend even more money in the future. 

Overall, safety is our main concern, so that’s why you should properly maintain your boat dock. Its also recommended keeping a life ring nearby. 

Contact us 

If you have been thinking about adding a boat dock to your waterfront property in St. Pete or Tampa Bay, don’t wait any longer. Find out how our team of designers and builders can help you at (727) 447-1373. Our staff is ready to discuss your project with you and determine what options are best for you. We will guide you throughout the entire process so you can be sure to get exactly what you what.

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