Your boat is part of your family, and that makes boat service an important part of your job as an owner. In winter, it’s integral that you make sure your boat is ready and protected for the colder months so it can continue performing optimally for many summers to come. It also means getting boat repairs, and maintenance performed promptly when issues arise. Otherwise, you run the risk of having minor repairs become potentially huge and expensive problems. However, where you go for your repairs and annual maintenance can be just as important, and you should only allow trained, passionate, and experienced technicians work on your boat since they have the knowledge necessary to diagnose and fix problems accurately and efficiently.
Service & a Smile at Schroon Lake Marina
At Schroon Lake Marina, we understand the importance of proper boat service and repairs, and that’s why we have technicians on staff who are certified to work on all your favorite Mercury, Honda, and Evinrude equipment. So on top of having the best training, they are also authorized to address issues and perform maintenance without voiding warranties from any manufacturers or dealers. Moreover, we also keep a complete stock of high-end and high quality boat parts on hand, meaning we can get you fixed up and back on the water in no time. That’s all just part of our dedication to creating the best customer experience possible, which is also why we only hire the friendliest staff and the most qualified professionals to help customers in our sales and service departments.
Annual Maintenance & Proper Storage
Boat repair, service, and winterizing may be the last things on your mind as you zip around the lake with the warm summer breeze blowing through your hair, but you will still have to worry about annual maintenance and proper storage when the seasons start to change. But when you choose Schroon Lake Marina for your boat servicing and winter storage, you can rest assured that your baby will be in the same great condition come spring, and ready to go for another season on the water.
Beginner Equipment and Help
Winterizing is just another responsibility of boat ownership because the cold weather, wind, ice, and snow of the Capital Region’s colder months can wreak havoc on a boat. Whether you’ve got a boat on Loon Lake, Lake George, or our very own Schroon Lake, taking the boat off the water in winter and preparing it for the elements is a must. Schroon Lake Marina offers a variety of seasonal options to service your boat properly for winter, including:
- Inboard and outboard winterizing
- Jet ski winterizing
- Outboard oil change for four-stroke, inboard, and outboard motors
- Outdrive service
- Ballast service
- Freshwater system flush
- Acid wash
- Shrink wrapping
The winterizing package includes fogging, stabilizing the fuel, antifreeze, and performing an outdrive oil change. Your overwinter storage options at Schroon Lake Marina include in-shed storage that comes with basic winterizing, or outdoor storage that comes with basic winterizing and shrink wrapping. And if you’re too busy to drop your boat off or have already left for the season, you can arrange for us to pick it up, winterize it, and store it for the winter on your behalf.