Bilge Inspection

Inspect your bilge pumps to make sure they are working properly. You can guard against many leaks by following the inspection tips set forth in this maintenance guide. However if a leak does occur, the bilge is your last line of defense against a sinking. This makes it vital that you reguarly check the bilge and maintain it in working order. This is especially important for boats which are docked and thus regularly unattended on the water.