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.
Passing on what we’ve learned . . . starting with why we’ve come to do most of our work ourselves.
First-time boat buyers are often seduced by fixer-uppers, aka “project boats.” Unfortunately, it takes a considerable amount of experience to evaluate the possibilities and do the work.