boating basics Tag

Boating under the stars sounds relaxing and romantic. Unlike during the day, however, cruising at night is much more dangerous. You can’t see as much, so you have to follow safety precautions to lessen your chances of having a boating accident. Here are some important...

Are you thinking about going boating with your dog? If your canine companion loves the water as much as you do, this is a no-brainer. Just like humans, though, dogs need to be prepared when heading out on the water. They must have the proper...

Appreciation for boating and marine life usually go hand in hand. Unfortunately, there are a lot of boating practices that cause harm to the environment. More and more boat owners are now becoming aware of this, and they’re doing their part in reducing their ecological...

Boating in hot and humid weather can be uncomfortable and even downright unbearable. It can ruin what was intended to be a fun day out in the ocean. Instead of simply enduring the heat, there are numerous ways you can keep yourself cool aboard your...

When lightning strikes, one of the most dangerous places to be in is in the water. This is because you’ll be the highest point in a vast body of water. Though the odds of being struck by lightning are low, it’s better to be prepared...

Tools and equipment are essential in maintaining your boat. You have to make sure that you have a complete set of tools and equipment that'll help you keep your boat in good condition. The list may be endless, but here are some basic tools and equipment...

The battery of your boat provides the power to most onboard systems especially your engine. Maintaining your battery means more efficiency to other boat parts like navigation systems, pumps and more. If you know the proper way to maintain your boat battery, it can prolong...

When you own a boat, one of the responsibilities that come with it is to perform proper maintenance to ensure that you can use your boat whenever you want. Proper maintenance allows you to preserve the condition of your boat and maintains its performance. The...

A lot of Aussie boat owners like to transport their boats to and from the water, rather than moor it. If you’re looking to buy a boat or already own one, the next thing you need to do is have access to a reliable trailer....