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Best Boats For Beginners

This post is a beginners guide to buying your first boat. When I first started to dig deep into the research and figure out what the best types of boats for beginners were, I had no idea that there were so many different types of boats to choose from. There are so many different choices that I was both excited …

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Why Is My Boat Beeping? What Does This Mean?

Anytime that your boat starts to beep, you need to listen. A beeping sound is an indication that there is something wrong and, this is your boats way of trying to warn you. A beeping sound could be coming from a boat for several different reasons, but the most common is because of a fuel restriction brought on from a …

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Why Your Boat Battery Keeps Dying and What You Can Do

If your boat battery keeps dying there could be many reasons for this problem. One of the more common reasons with an outboard boat engine is that the rectifier is not working correctly. Just like the alternator on a car, the rectifier is supposed to charge your battery while the engine is running. If this little unit is not working …

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How To Stop Your Boat From Pulling to The Right

Why Does My Boat Pull To The Right or Left? You might notice that your boat has started to pull to the right or left after you start getting up to higher speeds, making it hard to control the steering wheel and having to turn in the opposite direction to correct the pull slightly. Sometimes this pull is not a …

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Which Boat Seat is Right For You

When it comes to boat seats there’s more to them then you think. There are many different styles and levels of comfort to choose from, similar to how there are many different styles of couches or recliners you can buy for your living room at home. Picking the right seat for you depends on you and your level of comfort …

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Buyer’s Guide for a First Time Boat Purchase

Our retirement dream boat is a beautiful 54′ long luxury cruiser yacht with all the bells and whistles. Powerful enough to plow through the roughest waters as we head towards the Caribbean for a few weeks.  But before I can get ahead of myself with such a lavish purchase, I decided to keep things simple and more attainable for my …