Fiberglass is often the material responsible for nicks, chips, and spider-webbing on boats. These can be an eyesore and ruin the appearance of either the interior or hull of a vessel. If these cracks get worse, water may seep into the hull leading to serious issues. Modern boats typically consist of fiberglass or laminate decks/hulls as well as fiberglass components like consoles.
Fiberglass is an important material for boat builders. Not only does it make nice boats more affordable… Read Full Article →
Fiberglass is a versatile, strong, and light material that is ideal for boat construction. It holds up against everything from prolonged exposure to the elements to sudden, hard impact. It is also a time-tested material, so boat buyers can make their purchases with confidence knowing that the fiberglass boat they have invested in will last for many years. However, just like anything, even fiberglass is not indestructible. If your boat has started to show signs of aging or wear and tear from being exposed to harsh weather conditions, or if it has been damaged by an unexpected collision with another boat or underwater object… Read Full Article →
There are many joys of owning a boat, but it can be stressful too. After a long winter, it is understandable that boat owners will anxiously await the coming spring, which means they can get their boats out on the water again. But if you put your boat away for the winter and did not realize that it needed a repair, you may worry that the joy of getting back out on the water may be delayed. Anchor Marine Repair can repair your fiberglass boat without delaying your first outing this spring! Or if you experience an accident during the season. Anchor Marine Repair will give you a quick turn around and get you out enjoying your boat again. … Read Full Article →
Over time, the exterior of your boat can develop significant wear and tear. Made primarily out of fiberglass, this material can hold strong against minor debris and weathering, however there may be times where your boat dings up against the dock or hits something in the water that shouldn’t be there. At Anchor Marine Repair, we understand that you treat your boat almost as if it is one of your children, and you take pride in its look. Read Full Post
Owning your own boat can bring months of enjoyment from spring to fall, but when winter comes, it’s time to put your boat in the garage or in storage for the season, waiting for the next beautiful day to get out on the water. In the meantime, though, why not take advantage of the time spent indoors by taking your boat in for maintenance, repairs, and remodeling? Rather than running into any problems next spring when you start it up again or bringing your boat in mid-spring for a remodeling project that could have been completed before, why not use the time when you can’t be on your boat to make any adjustments you could want or need this year? At Anchor Marine Repair, we work year-round, providing winter boat overhauls for boat owners all over Minnesota from our Delano, MN boat repair shop. Read Full Post