The Insider's Guide to Boat Cleaning and Detailing Professional Secrets to Make Your Sail-or Powerboat Beautiful

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/24/2009
  • Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
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Whether you want to maintain your new boat's showroom appearance or give your old boat some desperately needed attention, The Insider's Guide to Boat Cleaning and Detailing supplies the guidance and techniques you need to achieve professional results while saving hundreds of dollars.

Author Biography

Natalie Sears founded Deckhand Detailing.just after completing high school in 1990. After a several-year.hiatus to earn a business degree at the University of.Washington and work for Microsoft as a marketing manager,.she re-established Deckhand Detailing in 2002 and achieved.immediate success once again, hiring staff and contracting her.services to boatyards and marinas as well as boat owners and.professional yacht captains. She writes a popular monthly column on boat cleaning for Norwesting, a Pacific Northwest boating magazine..

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Introductionp. xi
Washing Your Boatp. 1
Waxing Your Boatp. 23
Teak Decksp. 53
Brightwork Maintenancep. 65
Interior Cleaningp. 79
Canvas, Carpet, Vinyl, and Plastic Windowsp. 91
Natural Cleaning Productsp. 109
Cleaning While Cruisingp. 117
Hiring a Detailerp. 123
A Year-Round Planp. 131
Selling Your Boatp. 145
Critter Preventionp. 149
Diving Servicesp. 155
Cruising with Your Non-Boating Friendsp. 157
Resourcesp. 161
Indexp. 165
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