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 …

man falling overboard

How Can You Reduce the Risk Of Falling Overboard?

In the United Kingdom, there are an estimated 450 drownings per year. That number is much higher in the United States. Statistics estimate that roughly 6,500 Americans drown every single year. One of the most common causes of drowning is falling overboard while riding on a small vessel. This doesn’t mean that you should sit at home and live in …

Boat With Decal

How To Remove Boat Decals [The Easy Way]

Owning a boat can be a truly rewarding experience. However, it is also one that comes along with a lot of responsibility. This is probably even more so true for the individual that buys used. For most buyers, buying a used boat in today’s economy just makes more sense because you can save a bundle. Buying used might save you …

boat survival kit

Complete Boat Emergency Kit Guide

Regardless of what you’re doing or what activity your participating in, your safety should always come first. When out in water, you’re extremely vulnerable. There is a lot that can go wrong out of your control. This makes it important that you do everything you can to stay safe. Part of this involves having the right equipment so that you’re …

Giving Your Pontoon Boat a Name: Interesting Name Ideas

Naming your pontoon boat for some isn’t necessary however for many, including myself It’s a very important part of boat ownership. For me it’s one of my favorite parts of purchasing a new boat. It’s like naming a new pet, we name them because we know we’re going to take care of them for many years, providing them with love …

Pontoon Boat Camping: Prepare yourself for camping excitement!

Ever thought about using your pontoon boat for a camping trip? Well I’ll tell you straight away, it’s a great idea! Your pontoon boat can make for a very inexpensive and enjoyable camping trip. This is a ton of fun for the whole family. It’s a great way of escaping the stress and troubles of everyday life. Get away for …