Frequently Asked Questions


Have a question about our services or information about marine construction in general? Take a look below at our FAQ's section, we might have an answer to your inquiry.


  • Q: What is the first step in permitting or making changes to a dock?
  • Q: How long will it take to get my permit?
  • Q: How long is my permit good for?
  • Q: Does repair work require a permit?
  • Q: What is the largest dock I can have?
  • Q: Can I make additions to my dock without a permit?
  • Q: Is it necessary to have a licensed contractor construct a dock?
  • Q: Do you build the dock from the water?
  • Q: How do I know what size boatlift I need?

Examples of our Work

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