• December 5, 2017

Winterizing Your Boat

Winter is coming…so we want to make sure you’re prepared for what’s ahead. Winter weather can cause many problems to marine property if the right precautions aren’t taken. Boat ownership is a huge investment and we don’t want you to have any unpleasant surprises come spring time!

This Popular Mechanics’ article discusses necessary steps one should take to ensure their vessels are safe throughout the winter months. Not only do they discuss best practices for winterization, but they talk about certain scenarios of what could happen if the boat isn’t prepared properly for hibernation. Additionally, it covers specific topics from how to prevent damage to the hull of the boat and how to avoid moisture from getting trapped, to the ins and outs of engine care.

Taking these precautionary measures before the cold weather kicks in is important because we want your customers to have a great upcoming boating season! For additional tips on boat winterization, check out our articles “Winterization Tips: Boat Storage” and “Tips for Winterizing Your Watercraft.”