A Guide to Buying a Boat: The Process Explained

A Guide to Buying a Boat: The Process Explained

Have you ever wondered how to buy a boat? If so, you’re not alone! Buying a boat is thrilling and exciting for many people. However, if you go into the experience without any knowledge, it can be a chaotic and stressful experience. If you have never purchased a boat before, you need … Read more

Heating Your Boat In The Winter Without Burning It Down

Heating Your Boat In The Winter Without Burning It Down

Cabin heaters can keep you toasty in the cabin and warm up your next boat party even on the coldest of nights. Let’s have a look at some of the most common ways to remain warm on the water all winter long. Marine air heater kits Marine air heater kits will keep … Read more

Famous Boats in History

Famous Boats

Ships have always played an essential role in human civilization. This article highlights ten of the best and most distinctive historical ships. Shipping was formerly the only way to convey products and supplies throughout the planet. During wars, ships were also a crucial component of approaches, tactics, and strategies. Every ship in … Read more

Foods to Take on Boat

Foods to Take on Boat

Whether you’re arranging boat parties, brunch, or a romantic trip, don’t overlook the joy that incredible and perfectly made food brings to an already excellent boating trip. We’ve compiled a list of snack and food options for any boating event. If you intend on grilling, inspect all equipment before using them. Hotdogs … Read more

Nautical Trivia and Fun Facts

Nautical Trivia and Fun Facts

Are you a skilled sailor seeking some intriguing and fun insights to share with fellow sailors on your next nautical expedition? Or are you a newbie to sailing who wants to learn more about this exciting water sport?  Whether you previously knew all of these interesting nautical and boat facts or had … Read more

While Boating, Sun Hats Are a Wise Choice

Cruising on a lake

Having a good hat when you are on a boat or out on the sea is very important. It helps you enjoy your time in the sun and be safe while you do it as well.  If you plan to spend any amount of time in the sea or on a boat, … Read more

Is Yacht Rock Songs About Yachts?

Yacht in the middle of sea

Yacht rock is an old genre of music that emerged in the 70s and was one of the most commercially successful genres of that time. Yet, its popularity has failed to define this genre fully, and a concise definition for yacht rock does not exist. Most listeners agree that yacht rock has … Read more

Flatboats – Their Use in the Past

A flatboat passing a long cigar-shaped keelboat on the Ohio River

A flatboat is unlike any boat that you see these days. This kind of boat was very popular back in the day when people used it to transport freight and passengers. It has a unique shape as the button is rectangular and flat. These flatboats existed in various different sizes. However, their … Read more

Water Sports You Can Enjoy with a Parachute

Parasailing

There are many water sports that you can enjoy when you are out on a boat ride or near the sea. However, if you want to witness both; the air and the sea at the same time, then parasailing might be something that you would be really into. This recreational activity may … Read more

Funny Names People Have Given to Their Yachts

a sailing boat from De Pere, Wisconsin, docks in Door County, Wisconsin on Lake Michigan

Naming your boat is a tradition that goes back hundreds of years. In ancient times, it was considered that if you named your boats after gods, they would watch over it and protect it from bad luck. In recent times, the tradition has not died. Instead, people have made naming boats a … Read more

What You Need To Know About Plumbing On A Houseboat

Plumber Repairing Power Source

Do you know why people, particularly in other countries, remarkably continues to go outing or to explore? According to a study, people who tend to be in outside activities, especially in water activities, gain benefits to healthy wellness that they can get near water or underwater. It is believed that the sound … Read more

What Essential Items Do You Need to Live on a House Boat?

interior of a houseboat

Living on a houseboat is something that not everyone can handle (or even dare to). So, if you are one of those bold souls who live their lives surrounded by the unpredictable waters, you have our admiration. People choose to live on a houseboat for all the best reasons. One sure thing … Read more

What Should We Know About Boat Plumbing?

A tug boat

Planning is a must in constructing a system, whether it is hardware or software. It’s like building the backbone, which enables you to build a firm structure to prevent creating a failed project plan. That is why an engineer needs to logically design the wireframe, so the water flows depending on how … Read more

How To Pick The Best Houseboat Manufacturer?

Boats on Dock

Boats today are built by dozens of manufacturers that you probably have a difficult time choosing from. This is especially true when you are just starting to use boats or want to switch to living full-time in a houseboat. And living full-time in a houseboat has many differences from living in a … Read more

How to Maximize Storage on a Boat

Men holding a rope on a boat

Having to maximize your storage can help you fully organize the things inside your room. However, maximizing them is never easy, especially if you’re in a confined space like a boat. In reality, boats were not supposed to carry many things in them, but with the right skills and knowledge, you should … Read more

What is a Mark Twain boat?

An image of Mark Twain Riverboat

Boating could be a fun way of unwinding and as a recreational activity. In terms of boats, there were a lot of types and purposes as well. Well, Mark Twain’s Riverboats have an interesting background to say as well as how it became as a pen name of an American Writer. You … Read more

What To Look For When Buying A Houseboat?

Houseboat on River Among Exotic Nature

A houseboat is a boat that has been built or modified with a house. It is used primarily on lakes and seas near docking areas. Although most houseboats do not have motors to travel far and fast, they usually have improvised power alternatives to move their houseboat from one place to another. … Read more

What Are Keelboats And What Are They Used For?

Keelboat and Flatboat

Sailing is one of the activities which people in other countries like doing. It is rewarding to them to create and develop a simple boat that they can use in their training or family sailing. But the main question here is, what are the boats they have considered the best and most … Read more

How To Choose A Boat Cover For Your Boat

Docked Wooden Boats

Covering your boat is to prevent any scratch and trouble that can happen from it. It is to protect and stay away from the damage so that it can be longer. If we don’t know the right Cover for our boat, it is better to ask for someone’s help who knows about … Read more

Tips For Fly Fishing From A Boat

Fishing Boat On Rocky Rough Coast

Fishing Boat On Rocky Rough Coast A fly fishing is another way for anglers to challenge themselves to catch as many fish as possible. And this is also another thing for us to bond with our family and friends that is fun to do, primarily when you’re planning to go out with … Read more

What are Boat Aerator Pumps?

Small Scarborough Fishing Boat

You went fishing during summer to unwind or for a family trip. In most foreign countries, people primarily love fishing.  To deal with the mechanism,  what to prepare before fishing was that, what is important to maintain? At this moment, if you don’t want to have trouble during the fishing, you will … Read more

Ships Used In The Civil War

Picture Of Black and Brown Color of Ship

Civil war organizes by a group fighting against the other country or region that aims to take control and change the policies by the government. People who join fight like this sometimes want to hear what they wish to force the person on the throne to make what they want to happen. … Read more

A Brief History of Rafts

Paddling men in a raft

When you think of a hobby, sports, or a kind of activity that you haven’t yet experienced, you might consider boating. With the advent of different boats today, you have a lot of choices to give a try someday. But as watching these boats in the bay, media platforms, and magazines, some … Read more

The Origin of Flatboats

The Origin of Flatboats

Boating is a kind of recreational activity that has a lot of benefits in terms of either physical or business purposes. It was also a kind of vehicle to reach other places through the water. To make this possible, you need a boat first, and the type is up to you or … Read more

Maintaining Food Hygiene On Boats

Person Washing An Apple

Food hygiene is crucial to maintain because of its critical welfare issue for the crew members, so we need to consider other’s health, most especially in this case. Providing them a portion of healthy and nutritious food is better for the seafarers to get some energy for the whole duty onboard. We … Read more

Docking A Boat: What You Need To Know

Boats Near Dock

Docking a boat pulls your vessel up with full force to a dock by making a parallel position using a rope. It is to secure the ship that will not move to its place to make it the people get easier to step on to the floor. It is essential to know … Read more

Ideas On Having A Party On A Boat

Women Holding A Clear Glass Bottle

Throwing a party on a boat is not an ordinary party that we’re throwing. But this kind of party is different and fun to be experienced, and we love to celebrate it as something special to us. We always have an idea to make it more exciting to do with our friends … Read more

Tips for Boating at Night

An image of a boat on the sea

Have you ever wish for a night escapade just to relax or be with your intimate group? Wherein the cold breeze slaps your skin while the blinking lights from afar spur romantic ambiance. Well, there were a lot of boating locations like the Gondolas on the Grand Canal, Venice, wherein couples, friends, … Read more

Top Tips for Decorating a Boat

A recreational motorboat with an outboard motor

Owning a boat is one of the most amazing blessings and pleasures of life. Whether it spending a day with your family fishing or spending a romantic night with your loved one, having a boat does wonders. In other words, it becomes your second home. And just like the one in which … Read more