winter@portsanilacmarina.com

About Winter Pollock

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Winter Pollock has created 30 blog entries.

10 Compelling Reasons

To Buy Your Boat From Our Priority is You! Your experience is paramount in the boat buying process so we do everything we can to make it a fun and exciting event. Great Selection! PSM is a dealer for Marlow-Hunter, Catalina Yachts, J-Boats, MJM Yachts, & Hobie Kayaks – in addition to a wide variety [...]

Choose a Yacht Insurance Policy?   Aren’t They All Alike?

  The truth is, all marine policies are not the same. Unlike your car or homeowner’s insurance, the language used in a boat or yacht policy may vary from company (carrier) to company and policy to policy. Consider this: What would your current boat or insurance policy pay if you needed to collect on a [...]

Why Attend a Boat Show?

No matter how long you have been boating, whether it be a week or for most of your life, you can guarantee that you will learn something new by attending a boat show. Boat shows offer unique exposure to boating activities that you never knew existed. There are often volunteer groups and nonprofit organizations come to the boat shows [...]

2016 Boating New Years Resolutions

10 Boating Resolutions for 2016 Spend an extra night on the boat. You don’t even have to leave the dock.  Just relax. Clean out the engine compartment. Come on, you know it’s needed. Upgrade the entertainment system. Aren’t you tired of that Craig 8 track and your Bay City Rollers Collection? Add a piece of safety equipment. [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:10+00:00 December 30th, 2015|Categories: Boating, DIY, Letters from Steve, Repairs, Safety, Sailing|Tags: , , , , |

Why Can’t I Find a Deal Like That?

It’s a question that’s asked quite often, in almost any industry. It has a shockingly simple answer: You have to know where the deals are and when they become available. If you don’t know when it’s available, and you don’t know where, you miss the opportunity. In furniture, in boats, in widgets, it pays to keep your [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:10+00:00 December 24th, 2015|Categories: Boating|

What kind of sailboat should I buy?

A letter from a Broker, That’s a good question. It’s similar to “What mattress should I buy?”. It would be nice if the answer was as simple as the question. The fact is, there are many answers. Firm, double, king? Daysailer, Cruiser, Racer? So many options and even more personal preferences. Don’t worry about finding [...]

Welcome Aboard Steve !

We are excited to introduce you to the newest member of the Port Sanilac Marina Crew, Steve Bayless! Joining the team as a Yacht Broker, Steve brings more than 30 years of sales experience and a love of sailing with him to Port Sanilac. Steve hails from Port Huron and has been sailing since 2008. He and his [...]

Boating Myths Busted 11 -14

Click here for full article. Myth: Four-stroke outboards are more fuel-efficient than two-strokes. You’ve got to burn fuel to make horsepower. Comparisons are often made between older, carbureted two-strokes and newer fuel-injected four-strokes. In those cases, the enhanced economy comes from the fuel delivery system, not from the number of revolutions in a power cycle. [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:12+00:00 October 7th, 2015|Categories: Boat Reviews, Boating|

Paddle vs. Prop: Three Safety Tips for Stand Up Paddlers When Boats are Around

NEWS From BoatUS Boat Owners Association of The United States 880 S. Pickett St., Alexandria, VA 22304 Read this press release online at: http://goo.gl/Pp4b1M FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: D. Scott Croft, 703-461-2864, SCroft@BoatUS.com Photo Available at: http://www.BoatUS.com/pressroom/previewImg/hiRes/1134.jpg Photo Caption: Using a stand up paddleboard in a congested harbor requires an increased focus on safety. [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:12+00:00 August 19th, 2015|Categories: Boating, Kayaking|Tags: , , , , , , , |