Boat Plans: Boat Building Kits for Amateur Boat Builders
Blog / 08/05/2012

Boat Plans: Boat Building Kits for Amateur Boat Builders   It is the lifelong dream of many people to own a boat. Well, after buying the condo, the car and many other trinkets and luxuries, there remains at the corner of some people’s heart, the desire to have their own boat or yacht in which they can sail away into the beautiful sunset. Well boat plans are one desire and interest that unite so many people around the world. It is also considered a status symbol and a sign that you have arrived when you have your own boat to enjoy as well as to flaunt. It sure increases your social quotient and status to own a boat and that is one of the primary reasons why some people want to own a boat. Buying a boat off the shelf is quite an expensive proposition. There are celebrities and multi-millionaires who can afford to buy their own boat and live it up in style. Champagne parties off Cannes or Miami are stuff that dreams or celebrity lifestyles are made of. For most of us, such a lifestyle is well nigh unimaginable just for the simple reason that we cannot afford…

Why to Use a Boat Kit When You Can Design Your Own?
Blog / 08/04/2012

Why to Use a Boat Kit When You Can Design Your Own?   To me, using a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) boat-kit is like painting “Van Gogh by Numbers” (You simply divide the painting into a grid and copy each cell). And then too, what if the one that you want to build is not available in the kit? Or you really liked a particular boat but the cabin was just not right; or not enough seating for the kind of outing you had in mind. Imagine the various other mix-and-match combinations that are possible if you decide to construct your own boat instead of bringing home a DIY kit. Is it a time consuming activity? Of course it is! But I’m thinking if you’re the kind of person who is willing to assemble a DIY kit, you will definitely love the challenge of starting from scratch. And who says your circle of family and friends can’t contribute. The basic boat building activity involves deciding on which type of boat you would like to construct. That is the one question you need to answer before you embark upon this project. And your purpose behind wanting to own a boat that you have…