Mariner Exchange Blog
Stay up to date on the latest from Mariner Exchange and get expert boat repair and maintenance advice.
How to Buy a Boat
Read about how to buy a boat - from the initial survey all the way to negotiating the final price.
Boat Financing Basics: How to get a Boat Loan
Review the different marine financing options available to boat buyers. We also go through a step by step guide to getting a boat loan and closing on your boat purchase.
Boat Refit vs. Buying New Boat
Factors to consider when deciding between refitting an old boat or buying a new one.
Choosing a Boat Towing Service: TowBoatU.S. vs. Sea Tow
Explore the differences between the two largest boat towing membership services.
How to Tow a Boat in the Water
Learn about how to tow a boat in the water, the common issues that cause a breakdown, and what your towing options are.
Boat Lift Selection and Maintenance Guide
Examine the different factors to consider when choosing a boat lift.
Boat Lift Basics: Types, Components, and Construction
Explore the basics of boat lifts - the different types, the materials that go into them, and the actual construction and installation of boat lifts.
Outboard Motor Repair and Maintenance
Get expert outboard motor repair and maintenance advice.
How does an Outboard Motor Work?
Get insight into the different types of Outboard Motors and how they work.
Sailboat Rigging Equipment and Services
This article examines specific sailboat rigging equipment and best practices for maintaining your rigging.