Tips & Hints

Maintaining the Quality Appearance and Condition of Your Boat

The following Tips & Hints were developed and use to maintain Independence:

Anchoring and Ground Tackle

Boat Lifting, Keel Blocking and Hull Support

Boat Wiring Color Codes

Clean, Polish and Wax

Cleaning and Polishing Metal

Engine Painting

Fresh Water System Commissioning & Sanitizing

General Cleaning and Maintenance

How much Anchor Rode do I need

How much line do I need

Mildew Prevention and Treatment

Scarfe Joint

teak Deck Care

Tool Kit

Topside Painting - Rolling and Tipping

Wood Bleaching