Boat Maintenance

giby01bBoat maintenance is a topic very dear to all boat owners. This page will include links to sites that might help you in your ongoing maintenance requirements. It will grow over time, so check back often.

Spring Startup Checklist
Semi-Annual Checklist
Winterizing your Boat Checklist
Outboard Motor Checklist
Predeparture Checklist

These checklists are provided by

Review this Georgia Straight Alliance publication on green boating in the Georgia Straight. Among other things, it includes locations of pump-out stations and no-discharge zones.

Best Practices for Hull Maintenance from Environment Canada
The information is useful for boat owners, contractors, and anyone who owns, operates, oversees, or conducts hull maintenance at a boatyard.

Boat Maintenance Tips
Boat Maintenance Tips from

BC Marine Trades Association
The BC Marine Trades Association is the voice of the recreational marine industry in British Columbia.

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Boat Maintenance

Granville Island Boat Yard has many specialists available to help you with your boat maintenance and repair, including gas and diesel engines, rigging, fiberglass, gel coat, woodwork, electrical and electronic, mechanical, underwater services, restorations, bottom painting, waxing and polishing and all necessary specialty marine products and supplies for quality work that is entirely to your satisfaction. Contact us today regarding your boat lift!