There is more to being a boat owner than enjoying the sunshine open water. Your watercraft requires proper maintenance if it going to run correctly and safely. Though there are some things that should be left to the professionals, you can DIY some routine checks to give your boat a longer life and make your outings safe and enjoyable.
Wash Your Boat
When it comes to your boat maintenance accessories kit, a biodegradable boat detergent and spray wand or long-handled brush should be the first things you purchase. You need to clean your boat after every use if you are going to prevent the metal from corrosion. You could lose as much as 30% fuel efficiency with a dirty hull.
Wipe Down the Interior
The spray and moisture in the air can cause your interior to mild or mold, creating upholstery or instrument damage over time. Use fresh water and … Read the rest