Defining the scope of work and the pricing of a boatyard job in a contract can keep costs down. Discussion of completion dates, payment terms, warranties, and change orders. 3 pages with sample work schedule.
The pros and cons of taking your boat home for the winter. 2 pages with photos.
Stuff you will need for working on the hard: ladders, scaffolding, power tools, and hazardous chemicals.
How to reduce the time you spend hauled out by doing some of the work beforehand.
"There just seems no end of foolish mistakes made in the installation of hardware and equipment by both dealers and manufacturers," says the author who gives lots of examples and suggests using a surveyor, like himself, in the process.