Spending just 5 minutes a month will keep your drains from getting backed up. No chemicals, no environmental damage, and it’s easy! [More] Keep Drains Working
Living on a Boat
Everyday life doesn't stop just because you're on a boat.
Storage. Organization. Mail. Taxes. Trash. Laundry. Cleaning. Kids. Pets. Ideas that work in the real world.
Dogs need water bottles for hikes and shore excursions, too! Here’s a simple way to make one for small dogs — and it’s almost free! [More] Water Bottle for a Small Dog
Sometimes, you learn a much better way to do something when you’re forced to improvise — such as this way to keep a tablecloth on the table no matter how breezy it gets! [More] The Best Tablecloth Holder
Need a longer clothesline to dry all the towels and other items on your boat? Here’s a trick my daughter-in-law taught me! [More] Drying Towels & Rags
An inexpensive way to give your dog sure footing for dinghy rides . . . and end those unplanned swims! [More] A Sure-Footed Dinghy Dog
Basic concepts about inverters if you’re thinking of putting one on your boat — types, sizes, loads, pure sine wave vs. modified and more. I’ve tried to keep it a non-techie starting point! [More] Inverters 101
Don’t have a halyard for a “traditional” wind scoop? The Breeze Booster is perfect for motor boats, catamarans and hatches without a nearby halyard! [More] Breeze Booster
Make a dinghy bailer from an empty jug instead of having it take up space in the trash. [More] More Trash Management
Instead of trying to remember how everything works and the proper settings, why not just “make your mark?” [More] Making Your Mark
Trash management on a boat includes “re-purposing” empty containers . . . and these Parmesan cans are great for lots of other things! [More] That’s Not Trash!