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  • What Are Pier Gear Products Made From?

    PIER GEAR products are made with the finest marine canvas on the planet. We tested four different canvas materials and eliminated two after just a ...
  • How To Clean Your Pier Gear Products

    Care and Cleaning PIER GEAR products are made with some of the finest marine fabrics on the planet. In the event you have had a mishap, here are th...
  • Naming Your Boat

    Naming your boat is a serious undertaking that might involve weeks or months of debate. Some say it is harder to do than naming your first child. O...
  • Conservation is Part of Our Mission

    Conservation [kon-ser-vey-shuhn] NOUN The act of conserving, prevention of injury, decay, waste, or loss; prevention Official supervision of river...
  • Best Way To Customize Your Waterfront

    PIER GEAR can help you have the coolest dock on the block, and they can help your friends find your dock with your distinctive colors. PIER GEAR ca...
  • How Much Does It Cost To Own A Boat?

    Owning a boat is an expensive proposition. To most boat owners, it is well worth the investment when you consider quality time outdoors with family...
  • Boating Statistics & More.

    We’re all deeply connected to our own lake communities. Whether we’re a homeowner or a business owner, the boating industry is often the thread tha...
  • Lakeside Gameday To Show Team Pride

    How do you support your team when you’re at the lake? Simple, you decorate your dock with your favorite team’s colors. Why not rub your team allegi...
  • Common Boating Terminology List

    KNOW YOUR BOATING TERMS Before venturing out on open waters, it’s important to have a basic understanding of common boat terms associated with the...
  • Square or Round Dock Posts

    Are you a square peg or a round hole? There are roughly 2,000 boat dock manufacturers across the US. Your particular lake most likely supports 2 to...
  • You Are in Command

    On average, two boaters are killed every day on America’s waterways – more than 700 per year. Thousands of others are injured. Too often these accidents happen when otherwise responsible, conscientious people make the serious mistake of assuming that their experience or equipment is enough to keep them and their passengers safe. Read on to learn more!!
  • PIER GEAR DOs & DON’Ts

    Some simple recommendations on how to conduct yourself now that you have the Coolest Dock on the Block. We like to have fun on the water, and this is mostly tongue in cheek, but “manners matter”. We hope you have fun with this, take some of this to heart, and learn a little about our culture as you explore this list.