To maximise your boat’s life span, it’s important to look after it properly. Start with these eight top boat maintenance tips, covering everything from cleaning to boat storage.
Keep it clean
Your boat is always exposed to the eroding elements of nature. It’s essential that you develop a routine to wash your boat regularly, with a non-abrasive, biodegradable cleaner. Also, wax annually, using the best quality wax. In addition, bottom painting can prevent the harmful effects of blistering.
Check it out
Inspect all components of your boat regularly. Look for possible leakages, worn rigging and hardware, and make sure that high-load areas, such as rudder and keel attachments, are in proper operating order.… Continue reading