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5 Remarkable Benefits of Yacht Chartering You Should Know

The image of soaking up the sun with a good book in hand, and a cold drink in the other, on your own private yacht, is very appealing! Forking out vast sums of money to own your own boat may not be as attractive. Chartering just may be the perfect solution. Here are a few reasons to start planning [...]

2017-09-24T02:27:43+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Chartering a Yacht? 4 Important Tips to Consider

You don’t have to own a boat to enjoy a day out at sea, chartering is an excellent option that can introduce you to the joys of boating, and who knows, might convince you to invest in one of your own. Here are some things to think about before chartering: Budget Quite a crucial point; how much do you [...]

2017-09-23T13:31:36+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

My Boat Sale Didn’t Reach Reserve at the Online Boat Auction – What’s Next?

Selling a boat faster The potential to Sell your boat faster is one of the appealing features of an Online Boat Auction.  There is a lot of hope and expectation of a faster sale than with the traditional brokerage model.  The online boat auction has a certainty of outcome with market feedback in a 6-8-week fixed time frame. So, [...]

2017-09-23T13:17:46+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

8 Key Reasons to Engage an Independent Buyer’s Adviser

If you are thinking about buying a boat, it can be tempting to go straight to the boat dealer who is also the seller’s broker or agent. Here are 8 key reasons why you should consider talking to an independent boat adviser before you do anything else. 1. It’s Free Finding yourself an independent agent who will work in [...]

2017-09-13T14:30:22+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

How to Effectively Paint a Boat Hull

How to Clean Your Boat Vinyl

Vinyl tends to be very popular in today's world and can be found pretty much anywhere on a boat; boat seats, interior furnishings, upholstery and so forth. This petroleum-based plastic is popular thanks to its strength and resistance to dirt, soil and water - hence making it a great material to use.  However, boat maintenance always should include cleaning [...]

2017-09-03T11:52:27+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Top 10 Tips to Make Docking Less Stressful for New Boaters

As a novice captain there will be many daunting chapters in boating but none as challenging as docking in a marina, especially if it is chocker block full. Here below are some tips to help you navigate successfully: 1. Speed control Become one with your boat and understand how she handles, especially at bare steerageway. It’s crucial to understand [...]

2017-09-12T17:54:06+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Expedition Yacht for Sale? The Benefits of Expedition Yachts

If you’ve seen an expedition yacht for sale you may have wondered exactly what are the benefits of these types of boats. Owning an expedition yacht comes with certain perks; these self-sufficient vessels propel images of possible adventures to be had at sea and provide access to far-flung corners of the earth. However, do not be fooled by the [...]

2017-08-26T12:30:37+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Top 12 Boat Cleaning Products on the Market

Having a boat comes with lots of perks but the downside is that it also requires constant TLC and upkeep. In order to keep your boat clean and in shipshape condition then the following items will help make your life easier: 1. Simple Green This versatile product is a great find, not only is it non-toxic and environmentally friendly [...]

2017-08-22T17:57:22+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments

Why Cleaning Your Boat Is a Must Before Selling It

It’s rather quite straightforward, if you want to increase the chances of selling your boat then clean it – it isn’t rocket science. If you put the effort into making it shipshape then you can ask top dollar. Essentially, cleaning your boat will make the difference on whether you make, or break a deal. Don’t be fooled into thinking [...]

2017-06-28T14:18:54+00:00 By |BASCO Services|0 Comments