Perhaps one of the biggest benefits of custom dock design is just that – it’s custom. The sky’s the limit when it comes to what you can create, although there are some important considerations to keep in mind during the design phase. Exploring all possibilities while remaining somewhat grounded in the reality of your shoreline conditions will help you achieve your dream dock.

Where to Start When Designing a Custom Dock

Taking the time to plan and ponder during the off-season gives you an opportunity to make sure all the boxes of safety, functionality and durability are checked before installing your dock in the summer. Here are some areas to consider when it comes to design features specifically.

As you research dock options for your shoreline, consider the benefits and features most important to you when creating your design. Then, reach out to us at RDS Dock Hardware. We can help you evaluate all design possibilities and match appropriate materials and hardware for long-lasting dock durability. Get in touch with us to learn more.