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Winterize your boat

winterizing boats The boating season is ending and winter, a time of the year that's none too kind to boats, will be here soon. BOAT/U.S. (Boat Owners Association of The United States) advises boaters to prepare their vessels now or be prepared to pay for winter damage next spring.
   Many boat insurance policies don't cover ice and freeze-related damage, so proper preparation of a boat is essential. To help with the winterizing process, BOAT/U.S. Marine Insurance has produced a Winterizing Notebook. Some tips from this step-by-step guide include:   For a free copy of the BOAT/U.S. Winterizing Notebook, call 1-800-274-4877.