Makeovers & Refitting
Replacing Rotten Stringers In A Small Boat
They're the backbone of your boat's hull, and if stringers rot, you'll have to replace them.
Cruising In Style
This little 'low rider' bowrider may not float, but it will certainly turn heads and draws a crowd wherevers it goes.
Two BoatUS members share inspiring makeover stories of how they turned their boats from mundane to magnificent.
How To Repaint Your Outboard
His pro shop is expert in repairing and reconditioning outboards. Here's how it's done if you want to tackle the job yourself.
How To Refurbish An Old Boat Trailer
If your trailer is past its prime, it may be time for refurbishment. You may be able to do most of the work yourself and save money in the process.
Refinishing your boat's interior bulkheads isn't a difficult job, the professionals who detail boats know a few tricks for achieving a quality finish.