Friday, October 29, 2021

All About Our Kasco De-Icers

The freezing temps will be here soon enough! Are your dock, lift, and boat ready for the winter months? As you prepare to winterize your summer toys, it's important to think about protecting your property, as well. A de-icer can help prevent freezing water damage to your dock and lift. There were many docks, lifts, and boats damaged last winter due to the frigid cold temps causing ice to form. Help prevent that kind of damage when you invest in a de-icer at the Lake of the Ozarks! Summerset Boat Lifts is proud to provide one of the best de-icer brands on the market. Learn more about our Kasco De-Icers below:  

Kasco is the preferred De-Icer of Summerset Boat Lifts at the Lake of the Ozarks.  Their De-Icers are your best choice for ice prevention and property protection  The rugged and efficient design of the Kasco De-Icer delivers powerful performance with simplicity of use and operation. Features and benefits of the Kasco De-Icers include:

  • Efficient / Low Power Use: Highest efficiency design for low power consumption versus competing units. Reduces operating costs over the entire life of the unit.
  • Rugged Motor: Environmentally friendly design with a hard-face internal mechanical seal and external debris flinger for protection against leaks. Long-life top and bottom ball bearings. Flood oil lubricated for excellent heat dissipation.
  • Corrosion Resistant: Superior dependability in salt-water or other corrosive environments. All external metal motor, float, and hardware components are stainless steel.
  • Low Maintenance: Clean the motor housing once or twice per year and replacing the sacrificial zinc anode when visibly corroded.
  • Safety Tested: ETL listed to stringent UL and CSA standards.
  • Ships Easily: Via UPS in 1 or 2 cartons (depends on cord length).
  • Dependable: Backed by a two-year warranty
  • Choice of Cord Lengths: SJTOW underwater rated power cord in 25′, 50′ or 100′.  Includes two 20′ braided nylon suspension ropes.
  • Made in the U.S.A.

Don't wait any longer! Now's the time to get your de-icer at the Lake of the Ozarks ordered and installed. You don't want to wait until the ice is already forming against your dock to act. Contact the best boat lift company at the Lake of the Ozarks to order yours today! 

Summerset Boat Lifts

1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065
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Thursday, October 21, 2021

Your Boat Deserves a Galva-Hoist!

Our boat lift dealer at the Lake of the Ozarks prides itself on providing the best! We are honored to provide our customers with the Galva-Hoist product line at the Lake of the Ozarks. Whether you're looking for a new boat lift at the Lake of the Ozarks or want to purchase a used one, Summerset Boat Lifts is here for all of your boat lift needs. Check out the difference you can expect when you work with our boat lift company at the Lake of the Ozarks!

We’re proud to offer the Galva-Hoist product line of floating boat lifts. Galva-Hoist is engineered at the lake for the Lake of the Ozarks. The Galva-Hoist is extremely capable of withstanding the roughest waters that are commonly found along the main channel here at the lake. No matter what brand of boat or dock you have, the Galva-Hoist provides great value and performance.

About Glava-Hoist:

Galva-Hoist Does Things Differently! Boating Made Better. Our lifts are designed to be a floating, dry-storage product.  Galva-Hoist Boat Lifts protects your boat from the elements and are designed to be a top competitor in the industry. We want to help our clientele enjoy their boating experience. The passionate boater wants a clean, well-performing watercraft. What better way to ensure your boat stays clean than to moor it on a Galva-Hoist?!

Reasons to Invest in a Galva-Hoist:

  • Help keep the boat clean and free of marine growth.
  • Help keep the boat stable within your slip.
  • Help keep the boat hold top value.
  • Help keep the boat conveniently ready for your use. 

From personal watercraft lifts all the way to custom 46,000lb lifts, we lift them all!

Summerset Boat Lifts is your premier Galva-Hoist dealer at the Lake of the Ozarks and we couldn't be more proud to offer the best in the industry to our clients. If you're ready to experience the difference for your boat or PWC, contact our Lake of the Ozarks boat lift company at 573-348-5073 today!

Summerset Boat Lifts

1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065
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Friday, October 15, 2021

The Best in Customer Service!

Customer service is a top priority for our Lake of the Ozarks boat lift company. We take great pride in offering the best to our amazing customers. Our team goes above and beyond to make sure our customers' expectations are surpassed. Read on to learn more about our customer service philosophy and check out a few recent testimonials! 

We pride ourselves in service, and it’s what sets us apart from everyone else. As a dealer for Galva-Hoist, Summerset Boat Lifts employs personnel for all aspects of the boat lift business — sales, shipping, assembly, installation and service are all provided by our own employees. We control our schedule to meet the needs of our customers. We want our customers to relax knowing their boat lift needs are being handled by professionals. Our record of service after the sale is unparallel in the boat lift industry. We don’t just sell you a lift, we sell you our service. Don’t worry that you’ve never operated a lift before! Our team will be on the dock with you as necessary for an orientation the first time you bring the boat to your dock. We train you how to operate the lift, but more importantly, teach you how to use it comfortably.

Customer Testimonials:

"Was looking for some brackets for a jet ski lift on a Saturday.  Stopped by and they helped me out after nobody would. Great bunch of guys and very knowledgeable.  Would recommend them!" - Kyle Sullentrup 

"I recently purchased a new boat I need my leg lift adjusted and re-done. Brian and his crew got right on it and did an awesome job. I highly recommend them for any boat lift needs and thanks again guys you did great!" - Mike Smith

"We love our lift and lift remote from Summerset Boat Lifts!  We highly recommend the products and can attest that the service is outstanding from start to finish!  Get yourself the best boat lift with the best service at The Lake!" - Jill Ray

"Had a couple minor issues the last couple months with my lift and I texted Phil both times and he responded immediately as usual and sent his team out and did the necessary repairs and called me both times to follow up. One of the best service organizations at Lake of the Ozarks." - Ken Robinson

"Absolutely phenomenal, I could not recommend any higher. Best service I have ever received from anyone, in any industry." - Rolling Hills RPC

Now that you've learned about the importance we put on customer service AND the amazing testimonials our customers have left for Summerset Boat Lifts, you can feel confident in choosing us for all of your Lake of the Ozarks boat lift needs. 

Summerset Boat Lifts

1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065
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Friday, October 8, 2021

October Boating Events at the Lake of the Ozarks

At Summerset Boat Lifts we build the highest quality boat lifts at the Lake of the Ozarks because we know how much you love the boating lifestyle.  We understand you want safe and easy access to your boat all year and you want to know your boat is protected.  Because when you have time to spend boating at the Lake of the Ozarks, you want to be on the water, not thinking about your boat lift.  So let us take care of the boat lift maintenance for you, and you read on to learn all the fun things you can be doing on the water in October instead.  

36th Annual Fall Harbor Hop

Oct 9, 2021

Multiple Waterfront Locations

Lake Wide

Lake Ozark, 65049

Phone: 800-FUN LAKE


Hours of Operation:  9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Anyone can enter for a fun day on Lake of the Ozarks! Visit over 40 of our participating locations on the water to collect your poker hand. Enter the Harbor hop by stopping at any of the check points. To obtain a hand, sign up and pay an optional $20 donation. Any player can enter more than once. The 1st card is drawn at the checkpoint where the hand is purchased; 6 additional cards are obtained by hopping to six more checkpoints drawing one card, per hand, at each location. The hand is complete when the 7th card is drawn. To qualify the hand must be turned in by 7pm at your last checkpoint. Winners will be notified by certified mail.
A few Harbor Hop checkpoints open as early as 9:00 am, but most open at 11:00 am. Check the website listed above for a complete list of participating locations and scheduled times.

photo credit: Fun Lake MO

5th Annual Fall Crappie Tournament

Oct 16, 2021

Traffic Jam Pub & Grub

27632 HWY Y

Rocky Mount, MO 65072

Phone: 5733928501


Hours of Operation:  7:30 am - ?

It’s that time of year again!! Teams will consist of 2. Fishing is allowed from boat or shore. We encourage families to participate! All Missouri Conservation rules will apply.

You may start fishing at 7:30am anywhere on the Lake of the Ozarks (NO FISHING BELOW THE DAM).


Each 2 man/woman team can weigh in a limit of 20 crappie. Any iced, mangled, dead, and/or fish determined to be previously caught will result in disqualification. You must be in the weigh-in line by 2:30pm at the Traffic Jam. WE WILL NOT WEIGH UNTIL 2:30. Late turn-ins are subject to a 1lb penalty for every 5 minutes late. Both entered teammates must be present at weigh-in.


Entry fee is $45 per team (includes 2 t-shirts).  Payback is 80% of total entry fees for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.  $10.00 BIG CRAPPIE (Optional per 2-person team)  Deadline for entry is Friday, October 15, 2021 @ 11:59pm!!  EACH TEAM WILL BE ASKED TO CLEAN THEIR OWN CATCH – CLEANING STATIONS PROVIDED. WE WILL FRY FISH, PREPARE SIDES, AND SERVE DINNER. FISHERMEN EAT FIRST! PLEASE BRING YOUR FILET KNIVES!

Alhonna Fall Classic Open Bass Buddy Tournament

Oct 30, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021

Alhonna Resort

677 Outer Drive

Lake Ozark, 65049

Phone: 573-365-2634


Hours of Operation:  7 am

Alhonna Resort's Annual Fall Classic Open Buddy Bass Tournament is a 2-day bass tournament with 100% payback of all entry fees. The tournament hours are 7AM to 4PM on Saturday and 7AM to 2PM on Sunday. The tournament entry fee includes a complimentary breakfast at 6AM each morning for tournament participants at Bobber's Restaurant located at Alhonna Resort. Tournament prizes will be awarded directly following the weigh-in on Sunday. Guest accommodations are available at Alhonna Resort. All rooms include a complimentary boat slip.

photo credit: Fun Lake MO

Have a Fun and Safe October on the Water!

We hope you are able to get out and enjoy one or all of these great lake events.  Keep enjoying the boating life at Lake of the Ozarks and for all your boat lift and PWC lift needs, keep Summerset Boat Lifts in mind. If you have not had your fall maintenance check, give us a call to have that done before you winterize your boat.  From routine maintenance to the installation of a brand new lift, we are here to help you lift your dreams … from canoes to cruisers!

Summerset Boat Lifts

1165 Jeffries Road Osage Beach, MO  65065
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