Practical Boat Owner's experts answer readers questions
Don't spill a drop
Take note of the development of a frontal system
A budget boat restoration of a Snapdragon 23
Don't lose your head in a broach... Keep hold of the guy!
Clearly mark the lifting points on the hull of your boat
Winch handle pockets degrade over time and end up looking dirty and messy – so stick them on with industrial-strength Velcro and keep them down below when the boat’s not…
Give the o rings a smear
...and how to stop it cracking
An elastic band is your saviour...
Use the mainsail to blanket it
How much should you tighten the nuts?
The PBO 'family' share their boat-owning treats, trials and tribulations
Heat the scraper, not the paint!
Flexible scrapers are best
Speed up the job and get a better finish with this deck paint tip
A tip to make it easier
Squirrel some away on board
Don't skimp on the wet/dry sandpaper