Do you really need a Boat Lift?

Have you been asking yourself this question? Perhaps going back and forth thinking about what you should do. Here are some points to keep in mind. Boat lifts are key in keeping your boat safe from being damaged. They mechanically lower your boat into the water and lift it out of the water when it is not in use.

Leaving your boat submerged in the water is one of the main causes of damage that your boat can face. You can come across destructive slime, barnacles, zebra mussels and other marine growth. Harsh weather conditions in which water levels shift can also cause scrapes and scratches to your boat. In the long run all this can lead to costly repairs or even the loss of your boat. A boat lift will safely elevate your boat above the water and protect it from becoming damaged. Having a boat lift can also reduce maintenance expenses and give you a stress-free experience every time you hit the water.

It is very important to select the correct boat lift for your boat. The correct boat lift will depend on the size and weight of your boat and on the dock setup. This will narrow down your options and will help choose the lift that best covers your needs. The lift that you purchase must have a lifting capacity that exceeds the weight of your boat with fuel, cargo, and passengers.

Still have some doubts? Give the team at Breeze Boat Lifts a call today to get an estimate on your boat lift.