For some people, they have memories of growing up around a lake with a swimming platform where during the summer months they would run out and jump in the water, having a great time with family and friends. Swimming platforms remain very popular for this very reason they are fun!
To ensure your family can enjoy the water safely, you can build a platform where they can dive or simply soak up the sun with friends. Hewitt is a top manufacturer that makes an exceptional swimming platform. For example, they offer one that is 8 x 8-foot, has an all-aluminum frame, and comes with your choice of two decking options. Additionally, you will get heavy-duty polyethylene float tanks and more.
While thee are many different models from which to choose, consider these top choices:
The standard features of this swimming platform include a 1,400-pound weight capacity, an all-aluminum, corrosive resistant frame, corner reflectors to ensure people and boaters can see the platform at night, stainless steel decking bolts, and the heavy-duty polyethylene float tanks.
- QT Aluminum Powder Coated Decking 340-pounds (no accessories)
- QT Aluminum Powder Coated Decking 365 pounds (accessories)
- 5/4-inch Radiused Cedar 400 pounds (no accessories)
- 5/4-inch Radiused Cedar 425 pounds (accessories)
Along with the many standard items, you can also purchase accessory packages that include:
You will also have options when it comes to the type of decking for your swimming platform. These include:
- Ladder Hinge Kit
- Aluminum Ladder with Four Extruded Steps
- Assembly Hardware
- Four Corner Bumpers
- QT Powder Coated All-Aluminum The baked finished is very durable and ensures you have a nonskid surface. Additionally, this decking is corrosive resistant, lightweight, and very durable.
- Cedar With this being naturally weather resistant, this material is exceptionally durable and attractive.