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From restoration to renovation, here you will find tips and advice on all things marine.
Our marine posts will have something interesting and inspiring for everyone.

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Can Isle Marine is one of our top 10 marinas in the US & Canada

Top 10 marinas in the US & Canada

Posted on in Marine

It’s that time of year when we all start thinking about our next vacation. The problem is, there are so many great marinas in both the US and Canada, so you’re going to be spoilt for choice. If you’re wondering where you should take your boat on your precious time away from work, then look […]

Man driving a Jet Boat

Buying a boat is like buying a house and is a life-changing decision – so we have decided to create a guide to help assist you in buying your first boat! In this guide we will cover: Boat types Try before you buy Your budget Running costs Maintainance costs Insurance costs Mooring costs Owning a […]

Boat on a lake in the winter

Now really is the time to winter-proof your boat. If you find it all a little daunting and are not sure where to start, then you’re in luck! This post will help assist you in making sure you give your boat all the TLC needed before giving your boat a rest. Check your hull When checking your […]

boats in the snow and frozen water

Winter is now right around the corner, so we thought we would give you our 10 Winter survival tips for living on a boat. 1 – Keep stocked up on fuel There are 3 types of heating on a boat; Multi-fuel These are the most popular option, mostly due to the fact that the installation […]

Marine care range

Owatrol Marine Care Range

Posted on in Marine

We have 9 products in our Marine Care range that work together to keep your boat looking its best. Whether you want something to strip away a previous coating, clean and revive your gelcoat, or give your boat a whole new look, Owatrol has the solution for you. So, what products are in the range? […]

Corrosive inhibiting primer

Do you need to protect your hull, keel or ballast from rust and corrosion? Marine CIP (Corrosive Inhibiting Primer) is a rust inhibiting primer which can be over-coated with the paint of your choice. Perfect for using above or below the water line, Marine CIP contains the anti-corrosive properties of Marine Oil. This enables it to stabilise the surface […]

Side view of Narrowboat revived with Marine Polytrol

We have recently received some photos from a happy customer that used Marine Polytrol to revive their narrowboat – did you know that Marine Polytrol can be used on boats too? What is Marine Polytrol? Marine Polytrol is a deep penetrating oil which restores the original color and appearance of dull or tarnished plastics, metals, […]

Transyl oil used on a motorbike

Transyl is a product that has many jobs and it does them all very well. Its versatility makes it a go-to product for many people, as it can assist in many different ways. What exactly is Transyl Oil? Transyl Oil is a lubricating, deep penetrating, self-spreading liquid with exceptional ‘wetting’, spreading and climbing properties. It is able […]