How-To & DIY
Tuning a Sailboat Rig
If your sailboat seems slower, follow our how-to on tuning your rig for optimal performance.
Boat plumbing is a lot easier for the do-it yourselfer than plumbing at home, mainly because it doesn't involve rigid pipes running inside solid walls.
Fiberglass Blister Repair
Fiberglass blisters occur because water passes through the gelcoat.
Bimini tops can make a real difference in your boating comfort, protecting you from direct sun, wind, cold and rain. Depending on the type and construction, they can be easy to put up and take down for storage.
A bilge blower is important not only because the USCG may require it, but also because your life may depend on it. Venting your bilge of potentially lethal gas fumes is no job for a jury rig.