With the weather getting colder and colder, inevitably you will be getting out on your boat less and less. If it is going to be sat in long term storage soon, it’s well worth prepping your boat engine now. We know that for some people, having to do things to your engine can seem a […]
From restoration to renovation, here you will find tips and advice on all things marine.
Our marine posts will have something interesting and inspiring for everyone.
A customer recently sent over some pictures where she used CIP and Owatrol Oil in the restoration of her 1930’s Dutch Motordekschuit barge. It’s a big project measuring in at 15m x 4m so is being tackled in small sections. She began by working on the starboard deck using both Owatrol CIP to help protect […]
Yacht maintenance checklistPosted on in Marine
If you’re a yacht owner, we’re sure you are aware of how much the running costs are. Maintenance is not only recommended for safety but to also increase the longevity of the yacht. There are various things you can do to keep your yacht looking and operating at its best. Some will need to be […]
Guide to Canal Boat BlackingPosted on in Inland Waterways, Marine
Is the hull on your canal boat blacking in need of a touch-up? Are you new to owning a boat and not sure what you should do? Then this guide is for you! Regular blacking of your hull is vital to maintain the overall condition of your boat to keep it from rusting in the […]
How To Restore A Faded GelcoatPosted on in How To Guides, Marine
It is a very common problem with boats for their gelcoat to become faded and to lose its shine. This happens naturally from exposure to the elements such as UV rays, weather and pollution. With this weathering, the surface of the gelcoat errodes and becomes chalky and dull looking. But do not worry, restoring your […]