Have You Experienced The Affogato Gelato Floating Barge?

NyDock Affogato Gelato Barge tied off on a NyDock

Affogato Café + Gelato is growing to provide Muskoka with more authentic gelato flavours and products, specialty coffees, signature sandwiches, Italian pastries and desserts all with gluten-free, vegan, and dairy-free options. But what’s more is that in addition to their 72 Main St E (Riverfront Entrance) in Huntsville, Affogato has also taken their business to the water!  That’s right… just…

Can You Put A Floating Dock On A River?

NyDock floating dock installations on a river

Life is a river, and having a cottage or a house on a river can make life even better.  But, is having a floating dock on a river possible? In short, yes, it is definitely possible to install a floating dock on a river, and we at NyDock have installed many of them. However, the process is arguably trickier than…

Pipefusion Celebrates 40 year Milestone

NyDock 40th Anniversary Group Photo

Thanks so much, Tamara de la Vega of the Huntsville Doppler for the write-up about Pipefusion's 40th Anniversary celebration. You can read the full article at this link: Pipefusion Celebrates Milestone. The event was a success by all counts and included speeches from Huntsville Mayor Karin Terziano, Dan Watson, executive director of the Huntsville Festival of the Arts, Frank Berdan,…

How Bill 228 Affects Docks And Cottagers

Things change, and sometimes for the better. When it comes to the health of Ontario’s waterways, positive change is always welcome. Our freshwater ecosystems are essential to our survival in Ontario and the rest of the world, and so we need to develop ways to protect them at all costs. The Great Lakes hold “20 percent of the earth’s fresh…

So you want to build a Floating House?

So, you want to build a floating house, do you? Makes sense. Who doesn’t want to live on the water all year round?  So, is building a floating house easy, cheap, and without restrictions? We have done our best to answer this question. Let us explain. We get calls every year from many customers wanting to build a floating house…

How to Install a Floating Dock

Rendering of installing a floating dock

Floating docks are a great option for your waterfront. They have several advantages over fixed docks, in that: They will rise and fall with fluctuations in water level , which makes embarking and disembarking your watercraft much easier and safer They are more customizable because you are not restricted by where you connect to the lake bed; you can add…

How To Build A Dock On A Lake That Freezes

NyDock Floating Docks on a Frozen Lake

One of the age-old problems with owning a dock is the fact that in colder climates, such as in our beloved province of Ontario, Canada, the water tends to freeze over the winter. Most docks need to be (or should be) removed from the water during the winter to save from getting damaged. Usually, the worst of the damage can…

Support for the Huntsville Hospital Foundation Our featured local business owne...

Support for the Huntsville Hospital Foundation Our featured local business owners when combined, have the capacity to feed us, keep us afloat, help us smile with confidence and ensure we always have access to quality bling. They are all very different, yet they have one thing in common: their unwavering support for Huntsville Hospital and Business Cares. John and Sharon…

NyDock Sales Associate Are you interested in securing an exciting, challenging,...

NyDock Sales Associate Are you interested in securing an exciting, challenging, rewarding entry-level position with strong growth potential in Muskoka? Would you like to join a solid company in a fast-paced growing industry? Does the idea of working in a collaborative environment learning new skills, and using your strong interpersonal and communication skills to advance your career with unlimited growth…

Looking forward to connecting with our customers during the Toronto Internationa...

Looking forward to connecting with our customers during the Toronto International Virtual Boat Show January 26th to 30th Source