If you’ve never done it, upgrading your battery bank can be confusing. Learn what you need to make the best choice for your boat. [More] How to Get the Battery Power You Need
Boat Projects - Repairs & Upgrades
No, it hasn't all been "fixing our boat in exotic places," but we've learned a lot about boat repairs and upgrades while cruising over 10,000 miles in two different boats.
Friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable – with inventory that’s filled with items I need. It’s not just at my local hardware store! [More] A Love Letter to Jamestown Distributors
When budgetary concerns guide flexible thinking around what products to use on the boat, there are some surprising results. [More] Non-Marine Boat Ingredients
Boat stainless steel, like a new bimini, can be expensive. Learn how to bring costs down with some DIY work. [More] DIY Tips For Boat Stainless Project
When shaping a bulkhead involved a trip to storage, ladder shenanigans, and talk of engine covers. [More] Delays Associated With Decision Creep
Lessons on using butyl tape learned from installing our bulkhead compass [More] Three Butyl Tape Tips
Which interior teak cleaner and finish gives the best results? I looked at a few options and picked this one for ease and the resulting finish. [More] Pick the Best Teak Cleaner and Finish
A boat work book’s story of a super fast renovation brings more questions than answers. [More] Dear Dan Spurr
Running new boat wiring in tight spaces isn’t easy. But the right tools and techniques will help. [More] How to Run New Boat Wiring – DIY!
You can save money and time when searching for the used boat parts you need. Here’s a search tool that helps. [More] Seeking Used Boat Parts?