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December 27, 2016
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Backyard Fiberglass & Gel Coat Work: You Can Do It.

I recently upgraded our crabbing skiff (see Trot Lining for Crabs, to see what we do with it), but my own excitement got the best of me. I bought the boat without inspecting the transom carefully […]
June 14, 2016
good looking boat

Boat Maintenance Tips: Beyond the Gel Coat

We’ve talked in the past about basic boat maintenance topics, like how to keep your gel coat shining, and how to restore faded gel coat. Aside from mechanical maintenance this is probably the number-one way you […]
April 19, 2016
gel coat

Keep the Gel Coat Shiny (And Make More $$!)

Sad, but true: the resale value of your boat depends more on how it looks than on any other factor. Buying a boat is an emotional decision, and if yours looks old and chalky, people won’t […]