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How to Use a Small Boat Trailer Kit for Hauling Motorboats

How to Use a Small Boat Trailer Kit for Hauling Motorboats

Did you know that you can use Brownell motorboat stands and trailer components to create your own custom small boat trailer? Brownell has a full line of trailer wedge stands and pads that can be used to make your own small boat trailer kit according to your boat’s specifications and requirements. Choose from a wide… Continue Reading

Alternative Boat Dolly Solutions: Quality Pontoon Boat Stands

Alternative Boat Dolly Solutions: Quality Pontoon Boat Stands

In the marine industry, anything that is not expressly a sailboat, yacht, motorboat or powerboat is considered to be an “alternative” type of vessel. This can include personal watercraft, such as jet ski equipment and the like, as well as pontoons and tritoons, which are unique enough not to work with traditional independently certified boat… Continue Reading

Smart Boating: How to Prep for Off-Season Storage Right Now

Smart Boating: How to Prep for Off-Season Storage Right Now

Boat owners have a lot of responsibilities throughout the year to keep their vessel in tip top shape. Protecting your investment and all of the joy that your boat brings should be a priority. Choosing the right options from the Brownell Boat Stand System can help, including motor boat stands, yacht stands, TLC boat pads,… Continue Reading

Now Is the Best Time to Learn How to Winterize a Boat Motor

Now Is the Best Time to Learn How to Winterize a Boat Motor

Spring has returned to the Northern Hemisphere and summer is already on its way. With temperatures getting warmer and prime boating season in sight, probably the last thing you want to think about is winterizing. However, this is the best time to learn how to winterize a boat motor on your own if you have… Continue Reading

Summer Transport Tips: Trailering a Boat With TLC Boat Pads

Summer Transport Tips: Trailering a Boat With TLC Boat Pads

Boat owners in the United States often have the option to transport their recreational boats cross country through the use of trailer systems. However, trailering is not for everyone. While it might seem simple just to pull it to your destination, there’s a lot more to it than that. Protecting your boat whenever it is… Continue Reading

Different Types of Stackable Boat Stands to Use for Sailboats

Different Types of Stackable Boat Stands to Use for Sailboats

There are many different types and sizes of sailboats, which stands to reason that there are also many different types and sizes of stackable boat stands that can be used for storage, repairs, and maintenance while out of the water. Our selection of solid steel sailboat stands can be in our traditional painted blue finish,… Continue Reading

Alternate Marine Dollies: How to Protect and Store Your PWC

Alternate Marine Dollies: How to Protect and Store Your PWC

One of the challenges faced by personal watercraft (PWC) owners is how and where to store their jet ski equipment when it is not in use. While many store their watercraft in the garage, a lot of modern homes simply don’t have the garage space necessary to store a common two-place trailer with skis on… Continue Reading

Boating Safety and Prevention Tips From Brownell Boat Stands

Boating Safety and Prevention Tips From Brownell Boat Stands

Spring is finally here – it’s time to prepare your boat for fun-filled days out on the water. If you haven’t done so already, take a moment to go through your safety gear and make sure that everything is in order. We have prepared a check-list that you can use in addition to your own… Continue Reading

Top Causes of Boat Damage in America (and How to Prevent It)

Top Causes of Boat Damage in America (and How to Prevent It)

Studies conducted by insurance companies reveal that there are five primary causes of boat damage in the United States. Learning how to avoid these types of situations can save boat owners thousands of dollars, as well as ensure that their boat will be ready to get out on the water without delay. The more you… Continue Reading