Boat Fire Prevention and What to do in case of Fire

Boat Fire Prevention and What to do in case of Fire

Boat fires are serious, and here’s how to maximize your safety. We discuss the common causes of boat fires, how to prevent them, and what action to take if a boat fire breaks out. What are the common causes of Boat Fires? Electrical fires Explosive gas or propane...

Boat Fiberglass and Gelcoat Repair Step by Step

Boat Fiberglass and Gelcoat Repair Step by Step

Did you know you can repair holes in the hull or deck of your fiberglass boat? To make these strong and to near cosmetic perfection, visit a shop that specializes in boat fiberglass and gelcoat repair. A DIY enthusiast can also achieve good results with fiberglass and...

Why is Boat Bottom Painting Necessary?

Why is Boat Bottom Painting Necessary?

Boat bottom painting is necessary for any boat that stays in the water continuously for long periods. Bottom paint, also called anti-fouling paint, deters the growth of aquatic organisms, plants, and algae that damage your boat’s hull, affect the boat’s performance,...

10 Easy Steps on Outboard Motor Maintenance

10 Easy Steps on Outboard Motor Maintenance

Outboard boat motors are reliable, efficient, simple to maintain, provide lots of horsepower, and are easy to upgrade. Outboard motor maintenance is simplified in this easy-to-follow checklist. Learn how to properly assess your outboard motor before every outing, and...

5 Easy Steps in Boat Winterization Like a Pro

5 Easy Steps in Boat Winterization Like a Pro

Be proactive about winterizing your boat and get it completed well before the first freeze. Winterization for outboard motors, inboard motors, and inboard/ outboard motors all share the same process. Because an unexpected cold snap can spell disaster for your boat...