Confession time: when I was a teen, the boat maintenance job I hated most of all was doing the boat bottom paint. It was a nasty job, and it always seemed I got more of the goo-y, sticky paint on myself than I got on the boat. My father would explain that it’s very important to use good bottom paint to protect the hull from barnacles and sea life, but that stuff didn’t matter to me at the time. I just didn’t want to do the painting.
As I grew up, I saw the importance of good antifouling paint, and no longer think that it’s such a bad process.
In this article, I’ll review several of the best antifouling paints available. We’ve also got a buyer’s guide that goes through the details to inform your decision. We’ll start with a comparison table to get oriented, and then look at the Best Boat Bottom Paint, the Trilux 33 Antifouling Paint by Interlux.[Read more…] about Best Boat Bottom Paint. Antifouling Paint Reviews