Newcomer's Guide to Ice Fishing

Get started on your ice fishing adventures this winter with this newcomer’s guide to ice fishing from the canopy repair service pros at Canvasworks in Cokato, MN.

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Everything You Need to Know About Commercial & Residential Awnings

Learn all about awnings for businesses and homeowners from the Canvasworks professional awning manufacturers located in Cokato, MN.

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Snap-On Boat Covers: Tips, Tricks, & What Not to Do

We’ve been in the business of boat covers for over forty years and along the way we’ve learned the ins and outs to keeping your cover in tip-top shape. Read on for our tips, tricks, and what not to do when taking care of your snap-on boat cover in the first of our multi-part series on boat covers.

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Why We Use These 4 Fabrics for Our Marine Products Line

Have you ever wondered what makes our boat covers and other marine products as high-quality and long-lasting as they are? It’s all about choosing the best materials for the job! Here’s a look at why we love working with these top-of-the-line fabrics. 

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How to Clean & Care for Your New Boat Cover

Cleaning and caring for your boat cover isn’t always as simple as you may believe, and unfortunately, the fabric can be permanently damaged if you don’t know what you’re doing. Follow our tips and tricks to keep your boat cover looking and functioning at its best for years to come. 


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Different Types of Boat Covers and their Purposes

At Canvasworks a big part of our business is repairing boat covers, boat lift canopies, tonneau covers, bimini tops, and other covers. Many of these costly repairs can be avoided with a few small preventative steps.

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Case Study: A Custom Fisherman’s Top

Customization is the key to fully enjoying your boat, fishing, and the time you spend on the lake. The experts at Canvasworks make this happen for all of our customers, and here’s a look at how our dedicated process brought one fisherman’s vision to life!

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5 Reasons Your Pup Needs a Dog Ramp

Make traveling easier for your dog with a Dogs-Up Ramp from Canvasworks, your Minnesota source for dog ramps!

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Common Mistakes Made When Storing Your Boat for the Winter

The custom marine product manufacturers at Canvasworks in Cokato, Minnesota talk about how to store your boat over the winter. We break down some of the most common mistakes boat owners make when they’re preparing their boats for winter storage and discuss what you need to know when it comes to caring for your boat.

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Outdoor Winter Boat Storage: 3 Options for Your Investment

Choosing the right method of winter storage for your boat can be tricky, especially when weighing the yearly costs, so Canvasworks put together this pros and cons list for three of the most popular boat storage options.

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What Our Customers Are Saying


"I had a new cover put on my pontoon in September. It was done in a timely manner and fits snug to the existing snaps. Quality workmanship, material and friendly staff. Absolutely love the finished product. Thank you so much. I would recommend Canvasworks to anyone."

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