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Re: Clean bottom how much?

Originally Posted by jblumhorst View Post
$2.50/ft plus $10 labor for each zinc. That's on San Francisco Bay. My 27-footer gets cleaned every 4 months when the paint is new, mostly just to check and replace the zincs. At 18 months, it's every 2-3 months, and at 24 months it's time for new bottom paint.

My diver uses a very soft brush when he inspects the bottom. Maybe he doesn't charge me much because the bottom is always pretty clean.
Judy, I'm your diver. I know what I'm charging you. :-)
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