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Storing your kayak at home

rperez07rperez07 Junior MemberMiamiPosts: 30 Greenhorn
OK, Lets see some pictures on how and where you usually store your kayaks when not in use ...

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  • DogmanDogman Senior Member Niagara Falls, Canada and Madeira Beach, FlaPosts: 450 Deckhand
    I hang mine from the rafters in my basement using a pair of tie down straps and some heavy duty screw-in rings.
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  • quatinquatin Senior Member Posts: 600 Officer
    Working on a 2nd rack for the white one.

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  • wizfisherwizfisher Senior Member Auburndale, FLPosts: 2,387 Officer
    Unfortunately I have nowhere to put them inside since the garage is converted to an apartment.
    I leave the kayaks on the trailer, under an oak to provide some shade. I will be creating a cover soon so I don't have to worry about all the leaves anymore.
  • monoxidemonoxide Senior Member Posts: 1,094 Officer
    When we had a small o.k frenzy I kept it in my bedroom up against my wall. Then we got a prowler 13 that stayed in my truck since I used it every day.


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  • Lt.FireDogLt.FireDog Senior Member StuartPosts: 1,112 Officer
    Two on a aluminum commercial display rack & one from the ceiling in the garage.

    Both boats since sold....
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  • NSByakNSByak Senior Member Posts: 424 Officer
    Sorry, no pic, but mine stay on the cart with the front propped up also. They get used so often its not worth hanging or putting them somewhere else. Wheel it out, into the truck and go!
  • SaltysackSaltysack Senior Member Pompano Beach, FlPosts: 463 Officer
    Behind the couch in the living room. Would post a pic but this forum is the worst to do so...
  • irishff727irishff727 Senior Member wpbPosts: 948 Officer
    I hang mine in the shed similar to the basement guy. Wish I had somewhere else to hang it seeming as my shed is cramped

    From my phone which is hopefully with me on the water
    time enjoyed wasted is not wasted time
  • bugdocbugdoc Senior Member Hollywood, FLPosts: 421 Officer
    Mine lay on their sides in the garage propped against a table. I always open a hatch after a trip, since that little bit of water that usually leaks in smells pretty raunchy if you let it sit there without drying out. I prefer a dead roach or two to the smell.
    bugdoc

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