Family Boating – Tips & 6 Holiday Ideas

Family boating trips are great fun for everyone involved, regardless of age or gender. Children will especially enjoy experiencing parts of the world they’ve never ventured before. Don’t have any children? That’s completely fine, you can have just as much fun with your partner. It doesn’t matter how many people or how little people you have, if you’re with the …

Cleaning Aluminium Boat with Vinegar

Cleaning Aluminium Boat with Vinegar (Good or Bad Idea?)

Cleaning your boat is a very vital step in the maintenance of your boat. There is a load of fancy boat cleaners which promise the best results. However, there’s one DIY solution which works a whole lot better than the rest, especially of aluminium boats. I can tell you straight away that vinegar is one of the best solutions to …

15 Best Boat Snacks [Healthy, Party & Appetiser Ideas]

There’s something about boating that makes people particularly hungry. Regardless of whether you’re setting out on a short or long boating trip, you’re going to want to be prepared with some boat snacks. This is especially so if you’ve got kids with you. Kids burn through energy at alarming rates, therefore causing them to constantly seek out snacks. Because of …

Which Class of Boats Has Priority When Using River Locks?

Owning a boat can be a truly rewarding experience. There is nothing better than being out on the open water, venturing to unknown parts of the world, and sharing the whole experience with someone. There are also plenty of lucrative opportunities on the water as well. Just look at the slew of companies that make money on the water every …

What Size Trolling Motor For 24-Foot Pontoon Boat

What Size Trolling Motor For 24-Foot Pontoon Boat?

Owning a 24-foot pontoon boat comes with many responsibilities. One of these responsibilities is maintenance, which must be completed on a regular basis. If you maintain your pontoon boat properly, it will provide you with many years of service. One of the biggest expenses you will eventually face is the trolling motor. Replacing the trolling motor is not as simple …

How To Bottom Paint A Boat On A Trailer

How To Bottom Paint A Boat On A Trailer

Painting a boat comes with many challenges. One of these challenges is managing the boat’s weight, which is mostly a problem when painting the bottom. So, how do you overcome these challenges? Well, the answer is not as simple as one might think. To keep the process as simple and quick as possible, a guide to how to bottom paint …

waterproof wooden boat

How to Waterproof Wood for A Boat

Owing a boat can be a truly rewarding experience. There is nothing greater than being out on the open water during those hot summer months with friends and family. Maybe you want to do a little fishing. Maybe you just want to get out on the water and away from civilization for the weekend. Whatever the situation is, this is …

How To Fix Rotted Boat Floor [Repair Guide]

Owning a boat means that you’re going to run into problems at some point or another. You really must be good with your hands unless you want to pay someone to do everything for you. Having repair work completed on your boat can be expensive. Therefore, you should consider working on your own boat. A rotted floor is one of …

two boats avoiding a collision

Who Is Responsible for Avoiding A Collision Between Two Boats?

Are you looking to get out on the open water? Maybe you have been out on the open water for several years but aren’t fully aware all the boating laws and regulations. Perhaps, you have a refresher test coming up in the next few weeks. Whatever the situation is, it never really hurts to fully understand the boating laws. Not …

Sailing boat with compass

Where Should A Boat Compass Be Mounted?

Owning a boat is really one of the greatest blessings in the world. Your boat will give you the ability to travel the world in a completely unique way. In fact, most people have never been on a boat. Just remember that you could easily get lost. To prevent that from happening, you need to equip yourself with a good …