Great Lakes Skipper Blog

  • The Poop on Portable Heads

    A modest pleasure boat doesn't usually have all the comforts of home. It's easy enough to add a cooler in lieu of a refrigerator to keep food, drink, and bait chilled, but if a boat isn't equipped with plumbing, installing a head can seem a daunting project. Jumping overboard to answer the call of nature isn't always practical, not to mention responsible, and little boaters' potty needs are unpredictable. Installing a portable head is an investment that will repay you with comfort and peace of mind - and no plumbing required.

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  • The Perfect Patch

    Hole in the boat? No fear – repairing damaged fiberglass is easier than you might think. With time, patience, and the right tools and materials, you can make simple repairs to your fiberglass hull.

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