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How to Winterize a Boat

Protect your expensive asset from potential weather damage.

Environmentally Friendly Boat Cleaning Tips

Harsh cleaning chemicals aren't always best. Keep it green next boating season when you're preparing your boat for the water.

How to Winterize a Boat Motor

Winter is the perfect time to ready your boat for next year.

How to Paint a Boat Hull

Give your hull a paint job that's sea worthy.

How to Change a Boat Propeller

You can learn how to change a boat propeller by yourself instead of calling in the professionals. All

Tips for Repairing a Soft Spot on Your Boat

A soft spot in your boat indicates a problem that needs to be addressed immediately.

How to Repair a Damaged Fiberglass Boat Floor

It's one of the best choices you can make for your boat.

How to Restore Fiberglass Boats

The ease of this is one of the advantages of fiberglass.

Boat Maintenance: Flushing a Boat Engine

Running water through a boat engine is good practice.

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Repairing a Rotting Boat Floor

A rotting boat floor spells disaster, but so does a bad repair. If you’re going to save money with self-repair, learn what not to do.

Fiberglass Boat Painting Tips

On fiberglass boats, they are sold with a color gel coat instead of actual paint. These coats will fade

How to Install a Rolling Door on Your Boathouse

Steel rolling doors minimize maintenance costs.

Splice Rope to a Sailboat Anchor Chain

Learning how to splice a rope to a sailboat anchor chain is a great idea if you own a boat.

The Joys (And Potential Risks) of a Sailboat Charter

As with any water activity, there are many joys and potential risks inherent in a sailboat charter.

6 Essentials of Sailing

Sailing demands a lot of preparation and concentration.

Picking Out a New Boat Battery

When picking a new boat battery, the most crucial question to consider is how much to spend.

Boat Deck Repair: 7 Tips for Painting Your Deck

Painting is a very important part of your boat deck repair effort.

How Often Should I Apply Wheel Grease to a Boat Trailer?

The bearings in a boat trailer wheel are essential.

Adding Boat Carpet

If you want to customize your boat, you can add carpet for added comfort and eye catching style.

How to Build a Boat Lift for Your Houseboat

A boat lift is an apparatus that is used to lift the boat out of the water.

Boat Dock Design Mistakes to Avoid

When building a boat dock it's important that you have a good dock design.