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the Price of Boat Maintenance

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$ 300
Mar 2008
Phoenix, AZ
18 foot ski boat
5
Full detailing of 18 foot ski boat  more... close row
$ 70
May 2008
Columbia, Missouri
Recreational Boat
4
Yearly maintenance before using boat  more... close row
$ 500
Oct 2007
Charlotte, MI
Speed Boat 24 ft.
10
Winter preparation for speedboat  more... close row

Description of service

$500 is the price I pay for yearly maintenance on my speed boat which prepares it for winter. I am told that they flush all the fuel lines and anything else with water in it that might freeze. They clean the carpeting and do a mold treatment to ensure that all that lake water won't grow mold over the winter. Anti Freeze is put in the lines so any excess water they can't get out won't freeze. They then place mothballs throughout to stop any rodent from chewing any electrical or other vital part of the boat. They also disconnect the electric from everything so it won't short out and start a fire. This is all pretty basic maintenance that needs to be done in a colder climate to ensure that nothing will happen when you're not using the boat. It also helps the boat run better in the spring when you take the boat out for the first time. I store the boat myself so don't pay them for that.


Review of Service

I take the boat in by appointment and leave it for the day then when I'm called I come back and trailer it back to my garage where I store the boat. They are always very thourough in winterizing the boat. It always works great when we put it back in the water in the spring.


Tips

This is a necessity in Michigan otherwise you could cause some serious damage to the boat. I don't recommend you do it yourself otherwise you will have some even more expensive maintenance to do on your boat.


$ 75
Mar 2008
Huntington, WV
Mini Yaht
7
Boat check up before boating season starts  more... close row
$ 1050
May 2008
seaside, california
Old gas motor boat
9
Make sure the maintenance service treats boats well  more... close row
$ 900
May 2008
Los Angeles, California
Large old yacht, some repairs needed
12
Great service on boat maintenance  more... close row
$ 365
Apr 2008
Monticello, MN
Alumacraft
23
General maintenance of boat and trailer  more... close row
$ 800
Apr 2007
San Francisco CA
12metre sailboat
14
Boat repainted, sanded and oiled  more... close row
$ 489
Apr 2008
League City, Texas
21' Robalo Center Console
6
Went in for tune up but needed a lot of repair  more... close row
$ 200
Jan 2007
Tampa. FL
24' speed boat
11
A boat useful for living in Tampa  more... close row
$ 0
Oct 2010
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$ 150
May 2007
Jackson, Mississippi
Cruiser
12
Boat maintained before using it for the season  more... close row
$ 2000
Jun 2008
Salem, Oregon
relatively new fishing boat, small size
2
15 months of boat maintenance and protection  more... close row