Are you looking to get a new boat? When it comes to buying a boat, the process can get quite complicated. There are so many factors you must look into. Luckily, you are not alone. Here at Abaco Skiff Co., our experts are here to make sure you have all the information you need when it comes to choosing your custom boats. Our company specializes in bay boats for sale. We are conveniently located in Florida. 


Let’s Begin With The Basics

The first question to ask yourself is: What kind of boating would I like to do? If you haven’t done so already, consider where and how you will use the boat that you buy. Boats are specialized, so what you buy should be largely determined by how you will enjoy the water. Take the time to do your research. Just as you wouldn’t buy an off-road vehicle to commute on a highway, it’s essential to find the right boat to fit your activities, tastes, and the needs of your family.


A common question that you will come across is whether you should buy new or used. It only takes a little bit of shopping to discover that there are a lot of used boats available at much lower prices than you would pay for the same boat brand new. Fiberglass and aluminum don’t rot as traditional wood does, so today’s boats last a long time. Buying used can also save you money upfront, but just like buying a used car, it also increases the variables.


After you have taken time to research and figure out exactly what you want, the fun part is next. It is time to go shopping! It is best to begin online. 


Once you found the perfect boat for you, you must inspect it. How thoroughly should you inspect a boat before you buy? That depends, but if this is a major purchase, it’s important to dig deep, beyond what the seller wants you to see—especially if you are trying to figure out why a particular deal looks a little too good to be true. If you’re not sure whether a particular boat is worth a closer look, start with a walkaround. Perhaps try a sea trial. Once you are satisfied, it is now time to close the deal. 


Check Out Our Bay Boats Boats

Over the years Andros Boatworks has built a series of custom hybrid style boats and sold consumer direct from the factory in Sarasota, Florida. Now, these same highly sought-after boats are built by Abaco Skiff Co; offering a semi-custom version at select dealers throughout the southeast as well as maintaining a consumer-direct option in geographical areas without dealer representation.


Call Us Today For More Information

Abaco Skiff Co is a new generation boat builder created directly from the Andros Boatworks family. Call our experts today for custom boats that you can’t wait to take out on the water. Our Florida experts are here to help you make the best choice. We are conveniently located in Sarasota.