Best Location to Install an Anchor on A Pontoon Boat

So, you’ve just bought an anchor for your pontoon boat and are unsure where to install it. Using an anchor isn’t just as simple as throwing it overboard regardless of location. This isn’t the movies where characters just carelessly hurl the anchor into the water and it magically holds the boat in place. This is extremely bad practice and means …

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Fishing After A Storm (The Good & The Bad)

Have you ever contemplated going fishing after a storm blows over? If so, you are not alone. While many avid fishermen only consider the idea, others go through with it. However, before you venture out near the waterways after a storm, you should consider the possibilities and understand what affects it has on the sea life. Storms can cause a …

How to Paint an Aluminum Boat (DIY Guide)

Your aluminum boat is vulnerable to a lot of abuse out on the water, this is especially so if you’re boating in saltwater. Elements such as UV radiation and sea life also have a negative effect on your boat. If you’ve had your boat for years, you’d probably have noticed your boats paint job slowly decaying. Worn out paint doesn’t …

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Where Should Fire Extinguishers Be Stored on a Boat? [The Best Place!]

Safety should always come first in every situation. Not having a fire extinguisher on your boat is extremely irresponsible. I wouldn’t step foot on a boat knowing that it doesn’t have the enough equipment to keep me safe. You never know when tragedy could strike. A peaceful boating trip with the family can quickly turn into a very dangerous, stressful …

Pontoon Boat Storage Solutions (Tips & Ideas)

Pontoons boats are not necessarily the largest of boats. This is especially so when using mini or compact pontoons boats. Pontoons boats are known for having very limited storage options. If your lucky, your seats may flip up or your tables may have storage compartments but besides this your pontoon is unlikely to have many other built in storage solutions. …

Aluminum vs Stainless Steel Propeller

Aluminum vs Stainless Steel Propeller [Which Is Best?]

Propellers are required to be made from non-corrosive materials for because they’ll be in water for most of the time. When it comes to your boat’s propeller, you have two options. Those are, aluminum and stainless-steel propellers. Different types of propellers WILL affect your boat differently. It’s important to understand how both propellers will affect your boats performance. You shouldn’t …

Pros and Cons of Pontoon Boats [That You Should Know!]

As you may know if you’ve been on my blog for a while. Pontoons boats are my favorite type of boats. Despite owning many different types of boats from kayaks to deck boats to sailboats. I’ve always had a strong passion for pontoon boats ever since I was young. There’s something about pontoon boats that really resonate with me. Because …

Deck Boat VS Pontoon Boat [Detailed Comparison]

As you’ve probably already figured out, there are many types of boats out there. They’re all different in one way or another. Of course, there are a few boats that are somewhat similar. This is the case when it comes to deck boats and pontoon boats. Their similarities make it very difficult for many people to tell them apart. Nevertheless, …

How Should You Pass A Fishing Boat? [THE RIGHT WAY]

Driving a boat can be much more difficult than most people will ever imagine. It isn’t nearly as easy as operating a vehicle. Nevertheless, you’ll eventually get the hang of it with a little bit of time and practice. One of the biggest differences is the fact that you’ll need to be more courteous to others out on the water. …

How to Dock a Pontoon Boat (Tips & Tricks to Dock Like a PRO)

Docking a pontoon boat is like parallel parking your car for the first few times. It can be terribly embarrassing and frustrating, especially when you have a crowd of people watching. It’s just natural to be bad at things initially so don’t be worried. However, just like parking a car – eventually you’ll get the hang of it and have …