Do It Yourself
Posted: June 1, 2015
Going from cable to hydraulic steering is one of the best upgrades you can make.
While doing research before buying a deckboat, I ran across Alan Jones review of the Stingray 204LR in Boating World, and it sounded like exactly what I was looking for: fast, roomy, good-looking and affordable.
Posted: April 30, 2015
When you need it most, you’ll wish you’d installed a flush-mount rod holder.
Posted: April 1, 2015
Boatyard pros share their DIY advice in hopes of sparing you unnecessary pain.
Posted: March 1, 2015
Prepare for the worst-case scenario ahead of time by installing an automatic fire extinguishing system.
Posted: February 1, 2015
Engine techs will be happy to do it once things have gone too far, but you can avoid that scenario with some regular maintenance.
Posted: January 1, 2015
You know you want one, and you can do it yourself.
Posted: November 1, 2014
One boater doesn’t take his boat’s seating arrangement sitting down.
Posted: September 1, 2014
Create your own pump system for fluid removal.
Posted: July 1, 2014
Replacing the bunks on your trailer is easy, and your boat will thank you for it.
Posted: June 1, 2014
Adding a partial third pontoon takes a twin pontoon boat to another level.
Posted: May 1, 2014
Installing a Bimini top on your boat creates an ultraviolet-ray-free zone when needed.
Posted: April 1, 2014
A three-port valve simplifies the act of flushing your raw water–cooled engine.
Posted: March 1, 2014
A new coat of bottom paint can take care of what lies beneath.
Posted: February 1, 2014
If you need to get your boat off the trailer for some work, here’s one way.
Posted: January 1, 2014
Is it time to replace an unsightly rubrail? Here’s how.