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Winter Boat Repair and Storage

Winter Boat Repair and StorageThere is no better time than the winter months to get your boat repaired. Why is that, you may ask? Well, the reason that this is the best time of year to handle boat repairs is because it is too cold to be out on the water, so you can’t use your boats anyway. If your fishing, pontoon, jet ski or speed boat needs some repairs, our team at Anchor Marine Repair has you covered with anything that you need. Not only can we handle all of your boat repair needs, we can also store your boat for the winter as well.

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Wave Runner Repair and Storage

Wave Runner Repair and StorageYour wave runner is built for fun on the water. It offers you and your family an exciting and exhilarating ride on the beautiful local waterways. It is also a large investment that you want to protect.  When your wave runner needs to be repaired or it is time to store it for the winter months, Anchor Marine Repair can help. We are a one stop shop for wave runner repair and storage. Our team Read Full Post


Winter Boat Storage and Repairs

Winter Boat Storage and RepairsWith 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


Boat Storage Around Minnetonka

Boat Storage Around Minnetonka | Winter Boat Storage MNAre you looking for a place to store your boat in the coming weeks or months? Anchor Marine Repair offers indoor and outdoor storage to keep your boat protected when it is not in the water or at your favorite dock. We can safely store your boat if you are concerned about upcoming weather, or you are anticipating a long period of time (like the winter months) where you will not be able to take care of your boat, storage is a great option. Anchor Marine Repair offers both an outdoor storage area or an indoor storage space…

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Boat Repair

Winter-Boat-StorageWith cold weather quickly approaching, now is the time that most people in the Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN area begin getting their boats out of the water and storing it for the winter. Before storing your boat for the next few months, it is important to do a thorough evaluation to see if your boat needs any repairs. Read Full Post


Boat Winterization And Storage Wayzata MN

Boat Winterization Services MN Sadly, boating season has come to an end in Minnesota. Now is the time to protect your boat and prepare it for next year. Any repairs can be taken care of by Quality Boat Repair Technicians and boat winterization services should be completed. Anchor Marine Repair provides trustworthy indoor boat storage along with our other professional boat services. We have a state-of-the-art facility close to the Wayzata, MN area. Winterizing Your Boat Properly winterizing your boat is essential for maintaining peak condition and preparing for the next spring. The boat repair technicians at Anchor Marine Repair can do boat model specific winterization techniques that keep your boat in top condition. Exposing the boat to freezing temperatures for even a short amount of time can crack the engine block if it has not been winterized. These are some general boat winterization guidelines: Cleaning the boat thoroughly inside and out, wax and oil if needed Engine winterization may include topping off tank with fuel stabilizer, flush with non-toxic antifreeze, change oil, remove spark plugs and spray with fogging oil solution Fresh water systems should be completely drained, disconnect and isolate the hot water heater, pump non-toxic antifreeze through the system and add to water heater Waste water holding tank should be pumped out Prepare cabin and boat interior by removing valuables and other items, clean out drawers, clean the refrigerator, add a moisture absorbing product if desired Charge the battery and turn off all switches Final inspection and proper storage Safe And Secure Indoor Storage Anchor Marine Repair offers boat pick-up and delivery services for people around...