It is a no nonsense book with something for everybody. There are bound to be maintenance tips here that will be of value to all sailors.


Published by Bloomsbury Press and described as 1001 top maintenance tips for your boat, this book gets down to business straight away with an opening chapter on cleaning boat metal, fibreglass and teak.   It is packed with clear advice particularly about cleaning, engine care and such diverse topics as bug infestation and deodorising the toilet. It emphasises practical solutions using low cost materials. It has a really good chapter on engine problems and how to avoid them and even includes tips on personal care matters in extreme conditions.


ISBN number: 978-1-4081-9021-0