It's always a pleasure to have a holiday weekend just around the corner, be it the Columbus Day in the US, or Thanksgiving up in Canada. With that in mind, we would like to wish all our readers a great holiday weekend.
Since we're now into the fall season, you likely have a few projects in mind. In this issue we'll look at tips on boat storage, winterizing, security, and some important safety systems to keep or protect your investment.
Safety & Security Systems: new technologies to protect or save a boat.
Winterizing Houseboats: tips and tricks to help you prepare for the cold.
Find Small Boat Storage: where to find small houseboat storage areas.
Blocking or Dry Docking: lifting and how to block or support your boats.
What's on Special Sale: big holiday sale on supplies, parts, accessories.
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Safe Houseboating, Ian www.all-about-houseboats.com
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