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​How to Waterproof Wood for a Boat

Anyone who’s maintained a home for a long time knows what happens when wood becomes waterlogged. It becomes rotted, weak—essentially useless. That’s why it’s no secret that the wood on your boat should be properly sealed and waterproofed to handle the marine environment. Here’s a quick guide on how to waterproof wood for a boat.Why You Need to Seal Your [...]

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​Cleaning & Repairing Boat Upholstery

While you know all about repairing your boat—handling the fiberglass, protecting the wood, and more—upholstery can be tricky. How do you best clean it, protect it from sun damage, and ultimately repair it when need be? There’s on one answer for cleaning boat upholstery. But typically, the solutions involve the proper cleaning and treatment of vinyl. Here are some [...]

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​Teak Oil For Boats: Products & Care Guide

Of all the time and treasure you put into your boat, nowhere will it be more noticeable than in the quality of your teak. Teak care and teak oil are often overlooked. But boat owners should learn what’s needed to care for this unique material. The tropical wood is far different than fiberglass or aluminum: teak came from living [...]

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​Lower the Cost of Boat Ownership

There’s an old saying about boats: that “BOAT” really stands for “Break Out Another Thousand.” But being a boat owner shouldn’t mean breaking the bank. If you play your cards right and understand some of the best ways to prevent the expenses of long-term boat ownership, you can keep your costs low and your enjoyment high.Before You Buy, Chart the [...]

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​Removing Mold & Mildew From Boat Seats

You work hard to maintain your boat’s sheen. But sometimes you place such emphasis on the fiberglass that you forget the boat’s interior. Your reward? Smelly and unsightly mold. Removing mold and mildew from boat seats might sound like a disgusting task, but it doesn’t have to be. Armed with the right know-how and the right products, there’s no [...]

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​A Guide to Clean & Green Boating

You love to boat, but you’re not the only one who needs the water. A responsible boat owner isn’t just safe—they’re also environmentally safe, ensuring that they don’t contaminate the space around them. If you want to be a responsible boat owner, you’ll want to know how to make clean and green boating a regular habit.Eco-Friendly Boat Cleaning You need [...]

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​Polishing An Aluminum Boat [Guide]

When you polish your boat, you’re not truly polishing your boat. It sounds counter-intuitive, but it’s true: what you’re really doing is polishing a specific material on your boat. If you want your boat to look its best, you should know that material inside and out. For many people, that comes down to knowing what you need to [...]

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​How to Spot-Clean Your Boat Hull

You do all you can to ensure that your boat’s gelcoat is strong. You polish and wax your boat, staying careful not to use any boat cleaning products that might damage the wax and give you more headaches than they’re worth. But what do you do when you have one specific stain or spot that needs to be removed [...]

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​How to Get Rid of Water Spots on Your Boat

Your boat lives in water. It’s going to get a few water spots, right? Hopefully not. Experienced boat owners know that water spots can be unsightly and even tiresome to get rid of. But giving your boat the clean, consistent gloss it needs to look new doesn’t have to be a chore. Here are some tips on how to [...]

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​How to Check & Repair Your Boat’s Transom

Even when you inspect your hull regularly, there’s one area of your boat that can often get overlooked: the transom. New boat owners aren’t even aware that the surface of their boat’s stern even has its own name. But if you want your boat to look its best, checking and repairing the transom is essential. But that still leaves [...]

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