Maintenance

Maintenance
Boats require a rigorous maintenance routine. Keeping up with boat maintenance is critical to improving performance and preventing repairs. We have expert information on maintaining and repairing everything from heads to hulls.
Haul-Out Guide 2017

Haul-Out Guide 2017

Special Southern Boating Magazine Supplement Our annual haul-out guide has everything you need to know about planning your boat maintenance. From prepping, cleaning and refits,...
update nav lights

Is your boat’s navigational lighting up to code?

Proper navigational lighting is crucial for safe, legal boat operation at night or during times of reduced visibility. As a marine surveyor, many of...

Protect your boat from lightning

Eluding Zeus’ Wrath Studies indicate that the odds of your boat being hit by lightning are about 1,000 to 1. You can increase those odds...

The Unseen

Bearings, belts, engine mounts, and more I heard it first. Accustomed to the sound my diesel engines make when running properly, I could tell that...

Yard Tales

Hard work, dedication and patience give boats a second wind and owners a chance to keep cruising the waters at their helm. Perhaps it’s old...

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