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How to Avoid Hull Damage with Indoor Canoe Storage


When you purchase your canoe, it is important to consider how to store it safely. Canoe Storage is an often overlooked aspect of the sport that must be taken seriously if you are to enjoy your boat for many years. Canoe and Kayak manufacturers agree that proper care and storage can extend the lifetime of the boat. Protection from Hull Damage, Thieves and the Elements can easily be taken care of by using a Log Kayak Rack for Indoor Canoe Storage. Kayaks and SUPs are equally suited for storage inside on a Durable Handcrafted Cedar Log Rack.

Protect Canoes from the Elements

Log Kayak Racks are available in stock sizes for 8 placements, 6 placements, 4 placements and 2 placements. The larger versions are designed to be free standing while the 2-place canoe rack is also available in a wall mountable version. Log Storage Racks can be mounted indoors for the ultimate in protection from the Elements, Theft and Hull Damage.

What Can Lead to Canoe Hull Damage?

Here is a list of things that can lead to canoe hull damage.

  • Exposure to excessive sunlight
  • Excessive heat exposure
  • Storing on the ground upside down
  • Standing canoe up on one end
  • Lying canoe down on flat surface for long period of time
  • Hanging up from the handles
  • Supporting weight of canoe from the ends only

Protecting Your Canoe from Hull Damage

Correctly storing your canoe can add years to its lifetime. To avoid damaging the hull, experts recommend that the weight be distributed evenly along the entire length of the canoe while it is being stored. Cradling the boat gently and securely on a Log Kayak Rack provides excellent protection from damage to the hull of the boat.

Durable Handcrafted Northern White Cedar Log Rack

Durable, Northern White Cedar Logs are beautifully adept to holding Canoes, SUPs and Kayaks of all sizes. Log Kayak Racks are handcrafted for an authentic look and feel. Cedar is especially suited to indoor usage due to the many wonderful attributes.

  • Insect Repellent
  • Durable
  • Naturally Resistant to Decay
  • Mold and Mildew Resistant
  • Will not Warp or Shrink
  • Beautiful Patina
  • Pleasing Aroma

Mounted Indoor Canoe Storage

Log Kayak Rack makes Handcrafted, Northern White Cedar storage systems that can be used indoors or outdoors all year round. The beautiful and durable white cedar has numerous attributes that makes is a great wood for indoor applications. Your Canoes, Kayaks and SUPs can have the ultimate in protection from Thieves, Hull Damage and the Elements when you choose a Wall Mounted Indoor Storage Rack.

Call Log Kayak Rack at 1-715-543-2006 or place an Order Online!