Living the dream in Minnesota and Wisconsin often includes life on the water. Having waterfront property or access to a recreational lake definitely has its perks. What is better than spending time on a sailing yacht or pleasure cruiser? Yacht owners can live the good life as soon as the ice melts and the dock is in, as long as their boat is in good shape and ready to go. Now is a great time to get your pleasure vessel to the repair shop to take care of needed repairs or upgrades in order to have your prized yacht ready for the next boating season. Storm damage can be especially devastating for yachts of all types. Read Full Post
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With the weather cooling down in Minnesota, you’ve likely spent your last days out on the open water. Now the question is what will you do with your boat for the winter? If you’re smart, you’ll work with a local boat repair shop like Anchor Marine Repair that can provide winter boat storage as well as take care of any boat repairs that are necessary. In Minnesota the boating season is so short we often neglect the minor and sometimes major boat repairs. Do not go into next spring boating season with boat repairs. Read Full Post
More and more people are joining the ranks of boat owners who find enjoyment in the leisure activity of boating and fishing. Proper maintenance and repair are critical to your continued enjoyment and the safe use of your boat. For your own safety and the safety of others, it is important to ensure the boat’s continued safe operation through proper maintenance and repair. If your boat has been in a collision, showing wear from years of trailering, rocks, and docks, have it repaired by a reputable Minnesota boat repair company that has experience in collision, structural, and storm damaged boats to ensure it remains in first-rate condition and continue to… Read Full Post
Jet skis are an absolute blast…until they are not. The lakes of Minnesota are filled with jet skis at certain times of year because they provide so much fun and entertainment for people of all ages. They also tend to be pretty durable and resilient, but there are occasions when they need repairs. The fact that they do their work on water reduces much of the impact that other motorized vehicles experience, but the hull of your jet ski can still take a beating on the water. The joy of getting out on the water for the first time on a new warm-weather period, can cause jet ski riders to go at it with more exuberance than usual. It is not the jumping that causes damage, but the landing. Read Full Post
Did you go extra hard on your waverunner this summer causing you to have waverunner body damage? Well, now that the boating season is coming to an end, it is time to address your waverunner body damage once and for all. There’s no better professional boat repair team than our crew at Anchor Marine Repair to handle all of your waverunner body damage repair needs.
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As boating season comes to a close, many pontoon owners are taking in their boats for some much needed TLC. Pontoon boats are known for their laidback style. Whether you use your pontoon boat to lounge out on the lake or entertain family and friends all day long, the wear and tear of a pontoon boat is inevitable. At Anchor Marine Repair, we commonly see pontoon boats coming through our doors. Our goal is to rebuild, restore, or repair your pontoon boat so that you can get back to enjoying the ultimate cruiser out on the water. If you are in need of a pontoon boat repair, or even more specifically a pontoon seam repair, look no further than Anchor Marine Repair. Read Full Post
Trawler boats are perfect if you want to take a long, leisurely boat ride. Trawlers offer lots of space, are fuel efficient and are ideal for those looking for day cruising, overnight cruising, and spending time with family and friends. When your trawler needs to be repaired or restored, you want to partner with a boat repair company that you can trust. After all, you purchased your trawler so that you could spend time on the water, not in the repair shop. Anchor Marine Repair is the leading boat repair and restoration service in Minnesota. Infact, we service clients from all over the US.
Our team loves boats as much as the boat owners that we serve. We have experience working on a wide variety of boats – including Trawler boats – and can get your boat back on the water fast, without breaking the bank. Each of our technicians has been with us for more than a decade and brings experience, expertise and passion to our boat repair jobs. Read Full Post
Anchor Marine Repair is well equipped to refinish your boat. We have tons of experience with boats of all types and materials, from wood to fiberglass, from Glastron to Alumacraft. Our shop is fully equipped to refinish your boat and restore its luster to the day you purchased it.
The original finish of your boat makes a difference in how much effort is required to complete a refinish. For example, if your boat’s finish is gel coat, the amount of effort may be minimal and some boat owners may want to perform the refinish themselves. But even gelcoat refinishing requires having access to the right tools and material. Read Full Post
Sea Ray Boats have been on the water since 1959 and are known for their beautiful yachts, sport boats and sport cruisers. This brand of boat is highly regarded and ideal for those who are looking for a smooth and quiet ride. If you have owned your Sea Ray for a number of years, it may be time to consider some renovations or restorations to keep your boat functioning well and looking its best. Anchor Marine Repair specializes in Sea Ray boat restoration. We can repair or replace old or damaged upholstery, replace the windows or the windshield, and even restore the floor of the boat so that you can enjoy it for many more years to come.
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Anchor Marine Repair has earned a strong reputation for excellent boat repair services. One vitally important aspect of good boat maintenance, especially for boats owned by people living in Minnesota, is winterizing. If you store your boat in the winter, we can help you with the winterizing process to ensure that it is ready for use when the thaw comes. We can also store your boat in the winter months at our facility if needed.
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