Category Archives: Weather and Docks

Spring Floating Dock Cleaning

As the trees begin to bloom and our grass begins to green again, people start thinking about summer and their floating dock. How do I “spring clean” my floating dock? Well my friend, if you have purchased your dock from The Floating Dock Shop, life is easy.  You see, you bought the most low-maintenance floating Continue Reading...

Hurricanes and Floating Docks

A tale of tides, winds, and floating dock survival. Well folks, The Floating Dock Shop hails out of Baton Rouge, which for those of you visiting our website from somewhere else in the country, is about 80 miles Northwest of where Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Slidell, Gulfport, and Biloxi. We are also about 150 Continue Reading...

What to do in a flood

Water, Water Everywhere on the Waterfront! By Wallace Conway Waterfront living is among the most desirable of locations in our area. The views and vistas are fantastic, not to mention the ability to walk out one’s door to drop a line to fish or untie a line to enjoy boating. However, all this joy is Continue Reading...

Hurricane Preparedness

Getting your Floating Dock ready for Hurricanes: With Isaac turning it sights to the Louisiana portion of the gulf coast, we felt it time to post this article again.  Our prayers and thoughts go out to all our customers and neighbors in the gulf coast. Get your boats to safe harbor as far north as Continue Reading...