Boat Storage & Maintenance

Boat Pump Out Etiquette

t is every boat owner’s least favorite chore, but it has to be done: pumping out The Tank. With holding tanks comes great responsibility, however, Northshore Marina has put together an easy guide to help the pumping flow smoothly. How to properly pump out The steps are relatively simple, but it’s essential to know and understand your system and read the posting at the pump-out station.…

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Why Use Premium Fuel in Your Boat

You motor up to the pump and hop out and grab the cooler. While the Northshore Marina employees fill up the tank, you fill up on ice, soda, munchies – and a conservative amount of beer since you’re driving the boat. The attendant recommends a fuel stabilizer with this fill-up, and you’re wondering if it’s…

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The Ultimate Boat Launch Checklist

The sun is shining, there’s a warm gentle breeze blowing and you’re itching to get out on the lake so bad you can taste it. Unfortunately, those impatient anticipations can often lead to delinquent boat service, along with careless and unsafe boat launches that are downright dangerous! But first and foremost, the Texas Parks and Wildlife requires 3 important steps to…

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