Oil changes are crucial for keeping your boat engine running. Here are 3 tools that make the job less messy. And easier. [More] 🎧How to Make Oil Changes Less Messy
Owning a boat turns everyone into a DIY-er! Sometimes, there's just no one else to do the job.
Along the way, we've learned how to do many things a little more easily and here we share it all with you.
Patching Your Inflatable Dinghy
Patching your dinghy in the tropics is a challenge. Unless you use the right glue. Here’s my recommendation. [More] Patching Your Inflatable Dinghy
How to DIY a Cheap Cockpit Enclosure for Your Boat
Planning to cruise in cold weather.?Then a cockpit enclosure is a must. But don’t spend thousands if you don’t have to. Here’s how to DIY a basic one for your cruising boat. [More] How to DIY a Cheap Cockpit Enclosure for Your Boat
Figuring Out Your Power Needs on a Boat
With limited battery storage on a boat, you need to keep track of what the products onboard draw in power. Here’s what you need to do to calculate your power needs. [More] Figuring Out Your Power Needs on a Boat
DIY Electrical Connection Tips for Boating Projects
Over years of doing many of our boat’s electrical jobs, I’ve learned a few tricks. Here’s some of my favorite DIY wiring hacks. [More] DIY Electrical Connection Tips for Boating Projects
Tracking Down Leaks–The Easy Way
Ever need to track down a tiny leak on your boat? Sure you have. But it doesn’t have to be a horrible task if you use this clever little trick. [More] Tracking Down Leaks–The Easy Way
What Repairs Do You Make Now? What Can Wait?
Cruising means you have a long to do list for repairs–all the time. But do you really need to spend ALL your time doing boat maintenance? [More] What Repairs Do You Make Now? What Can Wait?
Find a Fuel Problem on a Boat
How to find the cause of a fuel problem on a boat. Symptoms and possible causes, plus step-by-step strategies for finding it. [More] Find a Fuel Problem on a Boat
DIY Fuel Polishing
If your boat has been sitting for a while, you may need to polish your fuel. Here’s how with suggested tools to make it easier to accomplish DIY fuel polishing. [More] DIY Fuel Polishing
DIY Boat Garden
Yes, you can grow greens and herbs (and even tomatoes!) on your sailboat. Check out this clever DIY to help you make your own boat garden. [More] DIY Boat Garden