Pier Solutions explained – Part 3

What is Pier and Waterfront Solutions – Part 3 Pier Solutions – that’s an unusual name.  But then again, PWS is not your ordinary Pier & Boat Lift Company. In previous articles, we looked at some of the work we have done to solve customer issues.  Today...

What is Pier & Waterfront Solutions? Part 2

What is Pier & Waterfront Solutions? In a previous article, the discussion was about some of the less widely known projects that Pier & Waterfront Solutions has undertaken. We do much more than most people realize. We have completed everything from decks, wood...

What’s new in boat lift winches?

ShoreMaster continues to be the leader in the Marine industry.  They recently announced a significant improvement to their boat lift winch system.  They had previously introduced the Whisper Winch which eliminated the “clanking” noise to a whisper when you crank the...

What is Pier & Waterfront Solutions?

Pier & Waterfront Solutions? SOLUTIONS  – What does that word mean in the name – Pier & Waterfront Solutions? Ok, The name implies that we sell, service, install and remove Piers (docks) and boat lifts. But a lot of people do that. Don’t...

DOCK and BOAT LIFT DAMAGE

Dock and Boat Lift Damage Dock and boat lift damage was severe in the wake of the Aug 4th, 2017 storm.  We were reminded how important it is to choose the right dock and boat lift for your boat. So many homeowners were reeling thinking about having to replace their...

Electrical Shock Drowning (ESD) – Part 2 of 2

Electrical Shock Drowning ESD – Part 2 Electrical Shock Drowning or ESD was discussed in Part one of this series.  Part 2 will get into more detail about this infrequent but deadly situation. There are two potential failures in a boat’s electrical system that put...

ESD – Electrical Shock Drowning – Part 1

ESD: What is it?  Part 1 of 2 ESD, also known as Electric Shock Drowning, is a form of drowning caused by an electric current in the water. Where does the electric current originate?  It could be your boat, a malfunctioning charger or lighting system.  More on this in...

BOAT CARPET CLEANING TIPS

Boat Carpet Care Boat carpet takes a terrific beating every year. Extreme moisture, sand, stones, harsh UV rays, etc.  If you’re reading this post you have a                             OR a             and you want to know how to keep the boat carpet clean. ...

A Gangway is better than a Ramp

GANGWAY For many people, the spring ice meant the boulders on the shore were moved again. The boulders can be hundreds of pounds, but the ice doesn’t care. It means hours of work for you to get things rearranged again.  As people age, it is harder to crawl over and...

Watersports Accessories

Watersports Accessories Watersports continue to be the most popular summer activity in Wisconsin.  They are only exceeded by watching the Packers beat the Bears every year (with apologies to our Chicago friends). With hundreds of miles of shoreline to enjoy, why...