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Store your Boat for the winter

Laying your boat up for the winter

BOAT owners are starting to plan their winter lay up now as the 2017 season is coming to a close. Many will be hoping for an Indian summer given the main boating season has been very wet.

With yard space at a premium on the west coast, it pays to book in early for your craft. If not already booked, contact your preferred yard now and work to the haul out timings set by the yard. Usually the yard takes care of everything needed and has various rules re mast removal and storage. Some yards offer undercover facilities and these also need to be booked early since demand for this is high. It is also time to think about any work needed on the boat especially if it is to be done by your chosen yard team. To maintain your craft in a good, seaworthy condition, a good programme of winter lay-up maintenance is essential. Preparation at this stage will pay dividends for speedy fitting out next spring. Some key areas need to be considered in laying up your boat, some depending on whether it is a sail or motor boat –

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