Insuring Your Boat

When it comes to insuring your boat, it’s often best to separate your boat insurance from your homeowner’s policy. Many homeowners’ policies limit or don’t cover marine-specific risks, such as salvage work, wreck removal, pollution or environmental damage. But there are exceptions. Many homeowners policies include perfectly good coverage for smaller boats and motors, usually…

Common Sense Docking

These old-fashioned skills can help you get your boat on and off the dock smoothly PAT MUNDUS FEB 27, 2019 My mother of all docking humiliations happened more than four decades ago. Docking a catboat with no engine and with no choice but to make a downwind approach, I thought we had a sufficient plan:…

Tips for Using Your Boat for Tow Sports

Boating and driving tips to make water-skiing, wakeboarding or tubing behind your boat a successful endeavor. Everyone who has ever bought a boat for family use has envisioned teaching the kids how to water-ski or taking them tubing behind it. If you buy a specialized tow-sports boat, going skiing, wakeboarding or surfing is a no-brainer.…