Whether it is for private use or commercial purposes, having a dock on your property will provide you with some 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.
Time saving is one of the main benefits of having a residential dock since you will not have to worry about spending too much time in hooking up the boat trailer, transporting to the boat ramp or even launching of the boat since you own the dock. All you have to do when you have a dock is just to fuel the boat and set off on your ride.
Easy accessibility to your property is one of the main benefits of having a residential dock. This means that it makes it easy for you or your friends and family to easily access your dock by making parking on your property easy. 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.
Other than providing easy accessibility, owning a residential dock also adds value to your property. As compared to a property that does not have one, the property that has a dock will have an added advantage in the market set up regarding its valuation. 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. Therefore you should be cautious in choosing a dock for either your residential home or commercial use because there are different types of docks available in the market.
The other benefit of a residential dock is that you will not have to worry about paying storage fees for your boat. Since you own the dock, it is only logical that you will enjoy the benefit of not having to pay the storage fees. On the other hand, having a dock for commercial purposes will enable you to gain income in terms of the storage fees that you may receive from the clients using the dock. This is because chances of intruders getting into your property are very slim hence reducing chances of theft.