Boat shipping do’s and don’ts for this summer

The boating season is still in full swing, but sooner or later owners will start thinking about winter storage. With that in mind, we bring you advice on getting your boat where it needs to be, safe and sound. Here’s half a dozen easy tips on boat shipping solutions. DO prepare your boat for transport Read more about Boat shipping do’s and don’ts for this summer[…]

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Boat Shipping: Tips and Tricks on Transporting Boats

There are almost 12 million recreational watercrafts registered in the USA, and about 4 million boat owners go sailing at least once per year. If you’re among those happy few, odds are you’ve faced issues pertaining to boat shipping already. To keep the costs of transport down, you can always use a bidding company such Read more about Boat Shipping: Tips and Tricks on Transporting Boats[…]

How to transport your boat as summer season closes

As summer vacation season winds down, owners of small to midsize boats are preparing to pull their craft out of the water before the cooler weather sets in. Some owners are even looking to transport their boats for the season or because they’re being sold. Small racing sailboats, bay cruisers and party barges can be Read more about How to transport your boat as summer season closes[…]

The Sharing Economy Puts Business, Profit in Your Hands

By Ron Watson, Jr. The recent phenomenon of the sharing economy, which allows everyday people to sell services, rent underused valuables, and monetize durable goods they no longer need, has become the fastest growing digital business concept in the past ten years. In 2013, Forbes magazine estimated the sharing economy pulled in more than $3.5 Read more about The Sharing Economy Puts Business, Profit in Your Hands[…]

How To Choose the Right Transporter at CitizenShipper

At CitizenShipper’s online marketplace, you can pick and choose from thousands of transporters. Some specialize in specific categories (pets, vehicles, boats, etc). Others can move just about any type of shipment you need. As a customer, you hold all the cards. You choose the time frame and the price range of the delivery, as well Read more about How To Choose the Right Transporter at CitizenShipper[…]

When, And How Much, To Tip An Online Driver

By Ron Watson, Jr. You’ve planned your move to the finest detail, but something has come up at the last moment that requires assistance from your driver. Your mover has gone through extraordinary weather to get your load delivered as expected. Or you must get cargo to a destination quickly and on time, without fail. Read more about When, And How Much, To Tip An Online Driver[…]

How To Ship a Standard Sized Boat

By Ron Watson, Jr. Are you considering shipping a small boat but uncertain about getting it to a distant location? Bass boats, skiffs, aluminum flat boats, canoes and similar craft are ideal cargo for online haulers. Shipping small boats can be handled by a wide range of drivers because the craft can be delivered in Read more about How To Ship a Standard Sized Boat[…]

How To Ship a Sailboat

By Ron Watson, Jr. Piloting a sailboat can be great fun, but maintaining your craft is a daunting task. And transporting a vessel is one of the toughest chores a sailor can face. Size is the most important factor when considering shipping a sailboat, and not only its length. Masts on a standard 27 ft. Read more about How To Ship a Sailboat[…]

How to Ship a Powerboat

By Ron Watson, Jr. Powerboats are among the largest, most valuable cargo that can be shipped over the road. If you’re looking at shipping a powerboat, it’s crucial to pick the right driver – especially their credentials, feedback and experience. Powerboat shipping also requires the right equipment as well as industry-grade block and tackle. Add Read more about How to Ship a Powerboat[…]