An old joke about boaters says that boats are like holes in the ground for money. Nowadays, however, with today’s tough economy few people have money to waste, many boaters want every dollar to count. New pontoon boats can cost upwards of $20,000+ but restoration of an older pontoon boat is possible at a fraction of this amount – as low as 10% of the new price! Most people would rather invest in a well-restored pontoon boat than paying outright for one brand new vessel.
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Pontoon boats can be among the most popular ways to relax on the water, as pontoons offer more carrying capacity than any other boat of similar size. This means you can have all your family and friends aboard at one time! It’s no wonder that making the decision to buy one can be a little intimidating. There is a vast array of styles and floor plans to choose from and many features that can make choosing the right one for you, a bit overwhelming. Even when you think you’ve found just the right one, a very common question becomes, “When’s the best time to make that purchase?”… Read Full Article →
Pontoon boat owners have many things in common – including a love for the water and for enjoying the outdoors. Pontoon boats are reasonably priced and a great way to relax and soak in the beauty of the area, with many comforts of home, including couches, lounges and even swivel chairs. Pontoon boats are roomy enough for you to host family and friends to join you on your journey, but also perfect for a private boat ride. When your pontoon boat needs repair, look no further than Anchor Marine Repair. Our crew can complete high quality pontoon boat repair after an accident so that you can get back to enjoying the water as soon as possible… Read Full Article →
Good pontoon boat maintenance ensures that your investment is well protected. Taking care of your pontoon ensures that it maintains its performance ability and increases its life span. There are specific cleaning and maintenance needs of your pontoon. Following are some conditions that occur with the underside tubes. Most issues are fixable, perhaps even warrantable, and some would argue, even avoidable. If you have damage to your tubes or toons we can schedule a time to get your boat repaired and get you back on the water in a timely fashion. After all, in Minnesota the boating season is short…. Read Full Article →
For many Minnesota residents that enjoy spending their free time out on the water, there’s not much better than a calm and relaxing ride on your pontoon boat. If your pontoon boat hasn’t been used in a while, it’s time to get it ready for the next boating season. Whether your pontoon boat has some collision damage that needs to be addressed or it needs to be restored before it goes back out on the water, our dedicated team at Anchor Marine Repair has you covered. … Read Full Article →
Whether you own a yacht or any other large vessel, having a large boat in the water is an experience unlike any other. With all of the fun and functionality that a large boat brings, there is also a sense of responsibility. Keeping your boat in excellent condition, making allowances for repairs and avoiding collisions aren’t always as simple with a large vessel. At Anchor Marine Repair, we’ve got you covered. We provide large boat collision repair and refinishing services for all different styles of large boats. From the smallest, most detailed cosmetic repair to a complicated structural issue, our expert technicians have got you covered and will get your boat back on the water in no time…. Read Full Article →