Can you install a boat lift yourself?

In the world of boating and dock management, the question often arises: “Can you install a boat lift yourself?” While it might seem tempting to take matters into your own hands, here’s why you should think twice:

  1. Professional Assembly is Key: If you’re getting a brand-new boat lift, it usually arrives in pieces. As a dockman, you know the importance of precision when it comes to dock equipment. Trust your dealer to handle the initial installation to ensure that everything is put together correctly. Their work often comes with service agreements.
  2. Dealer Insights: Dealers aren’t just there to install your boat lift; they can also provide valuable insights and tips. Placing the boat lift in the correct position, they can also guide you on how to safely remove and reinstall it seasonally. Their expertise can save you time and potential headaches.

In conclusion, while the idea of installing a boat lift yourself might be tempting, it’s in the best interest of dockmen to rely on the expertise of professional dealers. It ensures top-notch assembly, safety, and customer satisfaction, allowing you to excel in your role as a dock manager.

Waters Edge Dock and Hoist services what we sell. And most other dealers will do the same and offer replacement parts in times of need.

Happy boating! The Dockman Jerry