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.
synthetic decking for your boat

Jump Feet First into Synthetic Decking

Treat your tootsies—and your boat—to new synthetic decking. Boat decks frequently get blasted with a witch’s brew of organic and synthetic liquids. Punishing substances— greasy sunscreen,...
Air Conditioner Maintenance

Air Conditioner Maintenance

Keep it cool: The lowdown on air conditioning maintenance Air conditioning systems are one of those onboard items that rarely get a second thought—until they stop working. Here’s...
stainless cleaner

Tides Marine’s Stainless Cleaner

Tides Marine's Super Stainless cleaner offers simple removal of unsightly rust or staining from stainless steel. The simple brush-on, rinse-off method passivates the surface...
An image from Southern Boating's Annual Haul Out Guide

Annual Haul Out Guide

A Southern Boating Magazine Supplement: Annual Haul Out Guide Our annual haul out guide has everything you need to know about planning your boat's maintenance....
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...

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