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Re: Do liner boats get mold in between the liner and the hull?
Originally Posted by smallboatlover
well for me im at the end of the season i was thinking of going through it completly with bleach and wipe every thing down will that keep mold out for a while?
Ventilate very well while you're doing it and dilute the bleach. A cup in a gallon of water is more than enough. Then you have to rinse off well, as chlorine is a corrosive and will eat any rubber or metal you leave it on for a long period of time.
The real problem with mold cleaning are the spots you can't see. If there is a colony behind a bulkhead or under a sole somewhere, it will just continue to grow onto the surfaces you just cleaned. If you have a real problem, you essential have to strip the boat down to really get on top of it.
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