Having a dock on either your private property or commercial property may provide you with a great number of benefits . Researching on the factors to be put into consideration before building a dock on your property is one very important aspect. This is because there are some varieties to choose from each with its pros and cons.
One of the main benefits of having a residential dock and commercial docks is that it saves time in terms of when you or the occupants of your property are planning to go for a boat ride, you will not encounter difficulties that you would otherwise have faced without the dock such as hooking up the boat trailer, transporting it to the boat ramp and launching of the boat. Having your residential dock saves you all that trouble since all you have to do is fuel your boat then set off.
Easy accessibility to your property is one of the main benefits of having a residential dock. This also means that anyone accessing your property will be able to do so more conveniently. A commercial dock also offers the same convenience the only difference being that income is earned through the use of the dock whereby the owner of the dock ensures that his her clients enjoy their excursion with ease since they will be able to have a parking space for their boats without having to wait in line hence saving on time.
Having a dock on your property also increases the value of your property. In the market set up, a property that has a dock will have an added advantage due to its value when it comes to sales. Regarding the fact that property is an asset that appreciates its value with time, in the event that you decide to sell it, you will be able to earn more returns hence ensuring you of a secured financial future. The different types of docks such as permanent docks, pipe docks and floating docks have their benefits hence you should be cautious in choosing the one that suits your preference regarding the material used and the water levels.
Lastly having a residential dock enables you to enjoy the benefit of not having to pay boat storage fees. Since you own the dock, it is only logical that you will enjoy the benefit of not having to pay the storage fees. A commercial dock, on the other hand, enjoys the benefit of earning income in the form of the storage boat fees received from the clients using the docks. The same goes for a commercial dock since the owner of the dock will ensure that the safety and security of the client’s boats is assured in order to stay relevant in the business.