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Ever wonder why the salt water fishermen are so diligent about getting every last spec of salt off their boats before they leave?  As cruisers, obviously we get every spec of salt off every night, but every little bit helps!  Here are some tips!

Ever wonder why the salt water fishermen are so diligent about getting every last spec of salt off their boats before they leave? As cruisers, obviously we get every spec of salt off every night, but every little bit helps!

Getting Ideas from Other Boats: Don't reinvent the wheel! So many times we see something on another boat that'll work well on Barefoot Gal . . . such as the shelves that Mickey built for Connie on their Gemini!

Getting Ideas for Your Boat

Getting Ideas from Other Boats: Dont reinvent the wheel! So many times we see something on another boat thatll work well on Barefoot Gal . such as the shelves that Mickey built for Connie on their Gemini!

My 5 Most Useful Items on a Boat | Sail Magazine

See our five most useful boat items and then share your own! If we like your list, we might print it in an upcoming issue of SAIL.

Stop swinging around at anchor.

Stop swinging around at anchor.this has lots of great articles about anchoring.

10 Tips to Squallproof Your Boat

My Boats Plans - Tips for washing down a sailboat Master Boat Builder with 31 Years of Experience Finally Releases Archive Of 518 Illustrated, Step-By-Step Boat Plans

Emergency Gear in Case of a Leak Below the Waterline: Boaters love the water -- except when it's coming IN your boat. Four items that we carry in the event of an emergency; we hope to never use them!

Water Coming In

Emergency Gear in Case of a Leak Below the Waterline: Boaters love the water -- except when its coming IN your boat. Four items that we carry in the event of an emergency; we hope to never use them!

BEST BOAT IMPROVEMENTS -- our top 10 upgrades that we did on Que Tal

Best Boat Improvements

After 4 years of cruising aboard a Tayana an analysis of the best boat improvements and upgrades we’ve done.

Even in the most idyllic of anchorages, the wind can come up in the middle of the night and cause trouble. At times like this we always have an action plan to follow if our anchor begins to drag. Experience has convinced me that when something goes wrong while a boat is at anchor, trouble is caused not by the conditions, but by how the crew responds to those conditions. Having

Even in the most idyllic of anchorages, the wind can come up in the middle of…

How to patch a hole in a fiberglass boat hull - YouTube

How to patch a hole in a fiberglass boat hull - YouTube

20 items to consider keeping aboard your vessel in case trouble arises on the water or at the ramp.

A few of the items to consider keeping onboard. Photos/New England Boating, Tom Richardson.

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