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Necessities to Keep on Your Boat

January 12, 2022 6:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There are a number of boat necessities you won’t want to leave shore without. Some of the obvious things you need to have on a boat include life jackets, GPS and your license and registration. However, there are also some things even an experienced boater can forget. That’s why we’ve provided a list of several important boat necessities. Use the following list to ensure you’re properly prepared for your next boating trip: Safety items: Safety should be your number one priority when preparing your boat for the water. Make sure there are enough life jackets for everyone, especially younger children.... View Article


Tips on Avoiding Costly Boating Mistakes

December 29, 2021 6:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A good boat is a major investment. Boat owners put a lot of time, care and money into their vessels. That’s why it’s important to avoid making costly boating mistakes. A simple boating mishap could end up costing a lot of money to repair. Some incidents may even result in irreparable damage to your boat. Avoid boating mistakes by following the tips outlined below. Keep an eye on the weather It’s important to plan the perfect day for your boating trip. That means avoiding days with thick fog or thunderstorms. Thunderstorms are not only dangerous for you, but could also... View Article


Tips for Taking Care of Your First Rental Boat

December 15, 2021 12:08 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Renting a boat for a day out on the water is the ideal way to spend an afternoon with friends or family. Before you head out, there are some important things to understand about boat rental maintenance. Failing to maintain your rental boat can lead to a loss of your deposit or result in less fun for everyone on the boat. Here’s what you need to know. Know basic boating rules Proper first rental boat maintenance begins before you even get to the marina. We recommend starting by understanding some basic boating rules. It’s crucial to know things like how... View Article


Tips for Protecting Your Boat Motor During the Winter Months

December 1, 2021 12:08 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re a boat owner, you know that there’s a seemingly endless checklist of maintenance items that you need to keep up on—but the maintenance doesn’t stop once the boating season comes to a close! You need to prepare your engine for colder weather, or you risk expensive problems like a cracked engine block. This post will cover everything you need to know about protecting boat motor in winter: Drain all water from the outboard motor: Start by draining out all of the water from your outboard motor. Do this by placing your boat on the trailer and keeping it... View Article


Can You Store Your Boat in the Water During Winter?

November 17, 2021 11:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Owning a boat is a significant investment of time and money, so you want to store it correctly during the winter to protect it from the elements. Yet storing a boat in the water is certainly the most convenient way to do it. This leaves boat owners wondering: Can you leave a boat in the water during winter? The short answer is yes, you can in most cases. However, there are some important considerations to make when you decide to leave your boat in the water during the colder months. Leaving the boat outside vs inside There are some places... View Article