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How To Winterize Your Boat for the Off-Season in 6 Steps

How To Winterize Your Boat for the Off-Season in 6 Steps

If you’re a boat owner, you might have heard this line before: “There are only two happy days in the life of a boat owner: the day you buy the boat, and the day you sell it.” Exaggerated, sure, but it succeeds in telling the tale of a boat owner that doesn’t know…Read more

Shipping a Boat: uShip transporters deliver through smoke, sleet or shine

Shipping a Boat: uShip transporters deliver through smoke, sleet or shine

When uShip transporter Frank Hagwood (windinhair) signed up to ship an antique boat across the southwestern US, he couldn’t have guessed his delivery would be anything but ordinary. Though being a full-time trucker has kept him mostly on the road and out of the water – he still appreciates the…Read more

Living the Transport ‘Dream’ on Apple Gadgets and uShip’s Mobile App

Living the Transport ‘Dream’ on Apple Gadgets and uShip’s Mobile App

Jumping into the cab of Scott and Susie Bawcom’s Ford F450 truck, you’d think you just walked into an Apple Store. They are die-hard Apple fans who use the tech products, along with the uShip mobile app, to run Dream Time Transportation, their Nashville-based shipping business.

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 7

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 7

It’s week seven of our “Shipping Price is Right!” contest on Facebook! What’s the cost to ship a 1965 MG Roadster from Fairport, NY to Newnan, GA using uShip? The answer is $808.  Here’s the shipment listing. Congrats to this week’s winner! It’s a very rare vehicle, with sentimental for the…Read more

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 6

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 6

It’s week six of our “Shipping Price is Right!” contest on Facebook! What’s the cost to ship this 22-foot Catalina sailboat from Perry, KS to McCall, ID using uShip? The answer is $2,500.  Here’s the shipment listing. Congrats to this week’s winner! Sailboats are notoriously difficult to transport. They’re long, wide,…Read more

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 4

The Shipping Price is Right! – Week 4

It’s week four of our “The Shipping Price is Right!” contest on Facebook! How much did it cost to ship this John Deere Commercial Lawn Mower from Morrilton, AR to Shirleysburg, PA to Hendersonville, TN on uShip? The answer is $300.  Here’s the shipment listing. Congrats to this week’s winner! This…Read more

The Shipping Price is Right! – Answer and Testimonials, Week 2

The Shipping Price is Right! – Answer and Testimonials, Week 2

It’s week two of our “The Shipping Price is Right!” contest on Facebook! How much did it cost to ship this vintage Coca-Cola vending machine from Mont Vernon, NH to Cumming, GA? The answer is $445.  Here’s the shipment listing. Congrats to this week’s winner! This shipment covered a distance of…Read more

Making Your Next Sailboat Move a Breeze

Making Your Next Sailboat Move a Breeze

see more Fail Blog Maritime ventures need to be well played and wisely timed, especially during Hurricane Season.  Erika, Fred, Grace and Henri and the rest of this season’s blowhards are sure to follow Danny, which is currently breathing down the neck of the Carolinas.   No matter what time of year…Read more

uShip.com and OnlyInBoards.com Announce Partnership

uShip.com and OnlyInBoards.com Announce Partnership

OnlyInBoards.com has selected uShip as its transportation partner for online sales of wakeboard, ski and inboard boats and accessories. OnlyInBoards.com has integrated uShip’s shipping price estimator into their classified listings, allowing their shoppers to get instant transportation estimates and easily list their new purchases to start getting bids. With more…Read more

Boats.com & Yachtworld.com Add uShip Transport Quotes

Boats.com & Yachtworld.com Add uShip Transport Quotes

  Boats.com and Yachtworld.com have selected uShip as their exclusive transportation partner for all North American boat and yacht purchases. Boats.com and Yachtworld.com make up the largest marine Internet marketplace, allowing consumers, manufacturers, resellers and other marine businesses to buy and sell boats online. Highlights of the Partnership: Boats.com and…Read more