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Owning a Boat is a Lifestyle Anyone Can Afford

Owning a Boat is a Lifestyle Anyone Can Afford

Posted by: Mike Zunker on Nov 3, 2017 1:52:00 PM

Purchasing a new or used boat isn’t as unrealistic as you may think. Most people can get out on the water in their own boat or pontoon for less than a new car payment. If the first thing you think of when you hear about boats for sale is how you can't afford one, here's what you need to know. 

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Why We Don't Put Boat Prices on Our Website

Why We Don't Put Boat Prices on Our Website

Posted by: Mike Zunker on Oct 26, 2017 4:17:00 PM

It's pretty common for people to call or email asking why we don't list our boat prices on our website. While we understand why customers would like to view boat and pontoon prices online, there are some pretty good reasons why we don't, and I'll explain them in this blog post. 

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Winterization for Your Boat

Winterization for Your Boat

Posted by: Bob Wruck on Oct 20, 2017 7:53:00 AM

When spring arrives and the weather begins to warm, boat and pontoon owners usually want to get out on the water as quickly as possible. Those Minnesota winters can get a little long, and anything that shortens your time off the water is a worthwhile effort. One way you can shorten your springtime wait is to properly prepare your boat or pontoon for winter storage.

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Employee Highlight Series: Eric Graham, Miller Marine Sales Consultant

Employee Highlight Series: Eric Graham, Miller Marine Sales Consultant

Posted by: Krista Lowery on Oct 16, 2017 3:21:00 PM

Beyond sharing what we do here at Miller Marine and why we do it, it's equally important to talk about how. And it's our fantastic staff members who contribute each and every day to making Miller Marine the business it is today. Today, I'm featuring Eric Graham, Sales Consultant. 

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Routine Boat Maintenance Tips

Routine Boat Maintenance Tips

Posted by: Jeff Strub on Sep 19, 2017 8:45:00 AM

Once you become the owner of a boat or pontoon, a lot of fun begins. And in order to keep the good times rolling (or floating!), you'll need to complete some maintenance. Keeping up with boat maintenance is one of the best ways to keep everything looking and performing great, and it gives you an opportunity to notice any need for service or parts long before it becomes an issue. 

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We Have 8 Full-Time Techs Vs. The Industry Standard of 2

We Have 8 Full-Time Techs Vs. The Industry Standard of 2

Posted by: Bob Wruck on Sep 6, 2017 3:19:00 PM

Here at Miller Marine, we have dedicated, highly skilled individuals working in every department. We've been making a point to share more about the wonderful people who work here and give our community a bit of an inside look at all things Miller Marine.

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9 Amazing Boat Accessories

9 Amazing Boat Accessories

Posted by: Tyler Netter on Aug 30, 2017 2:08:00 PM

These boat accessories are great options to buy for yourself, and they also make fantastic gift ideas for boaters. Check out these boat accessories to see what's worth adding to your cargo.

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When is the Best Time to Buy a Boat?

When is the Best Time to Buy a Boat?

Posted by: TJ Johnstone on Aug 22, 2017 10:38:00 AM

If you find yourself considering boat ownership, typing "boat stores near me" into search engines, and casually researching boat financing options, you've come to the right place. It's important to know that while you can buy a boat during any of the 12 months out of the year, some months are better than others. Why? Because numerous factors of the boat buying process are affected by different times of the year. So, to help you on your journey, I'll be answering one important question today: When is the best time to buy a boat?

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3 Ways Bennington Pontoons Make You Say 'WOW'

3 Ways Bennington Pontoons Make You Say 'WOW'

Posted by: TJ Johnstone on Aug 17, 2017 1:39:00 PM

Being in the sun and on the lake is truly the pinnacle of summer fun. A Bennington pontoon is just the thing to take your summer up a notch. These pontoons are the best in their class in many categories, and it doesn’t hurt that they’re beautiful, too. You can find Bennington pontoon boats for sale at Miller Marine, the largest Bennington pontoon dealer in the world. What better way to kickstart your summer than with a brand-new pontoon? We know they’re great, but do they have the all-important ‘wow’ factor? We think so; let us show you why.

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Employee Highlight Series: Bob Wruck, Miller Marine Parts and Service Manager

Employee Highlight Series: Bob Wruck, Miller Marine Parts and Service Manager

Posted by: Krista Lowery on Aug 10, 2017 3:07:00 PM

Here at Miller Marine, we have some truly amazing staff members who make it possible for us to provide high-quality service, stay involved in our community, and offer a selection of hundreds of fishing boats and pontoons to our customers. That's why we decided to stop keeping them all to ourselves and start our employee highlight series. This time, we're featuring Bob Wruck, Miller Marine's Parts and Service Manager. 

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