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How to prepare your boat before the season starts

Thespring-summer season is upon us, and as every boat owner knows, it is time to prepare the boat for the warmer months of the year. To ensure optimal preparation, we recommend that you contact us in a timely manner. Entrust the care of your boat to our experts: we are ready to offer you an accurate and personalised service. Give us a call and let us take care of the key tasks required to prepare your boat, ensuring a smooth start to the season. Here is a list of things to do to make sure your boat is ready for the season.

1. General cleaning Start with a general cleaning of the boat. This includes cleaning the deck, cabin and all interior areas. Use boat-specific cleaning products to remove dirt accumulated over the winter.

2. Checking the engine The engine is the heart of your boat, so it is essential to make sure it is working properly. Check the oil, air filter, belts, hoses and connections. If necessary, have professional maintenance performed.

3. Checking safety equipment Check that all safety equipment is in good condition and in working order. This includes life jackets, flares, fire extinguishers and first aid kits.

4. Checking navigation equipment Make sure that all navigation devices, such as GPS, sounder, and VHF radio, are in good working condition. Update nautical maps if necessary.

5. Hull inspection Check the hull for any damage or signs of wear. Pay special attention to any cracks or bubbles in the paint. If you find problems, contact a professional for repairs.

6. Check mooring lines and anchors: Check mooring lines and anchors for signs of wear. Replace damaged or worn ones.

Remember, preparing your boat for the spring-summer season not only ensures safe boating, but also allows you to enjoy your boat to the fullest during the warmer months of the year. Enjoy your navigation!