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Can I wash my boat and flush my engine
Hampshire based my terms and conditions say a hose pipe is available for washing down
what do you think?….?
 

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I would check the southern water web site but previous bans elsewhere have allowed the flushing of engines as this is essential maintenance.

Cleaning of a leisure boat with a hose is usually not permitted, so its fill a bucket time.
 

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I see folk washing their whole boat with fresh water after a trip
Wind screens I understand
but is there any merit for the rest of the structure when it is moored taking salty sea breezes day on day?
 

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At Portland we've had the orange desert sand all over the boats and this coupled with the exhaust soot from the Helicopters using the training base makes for a messy mix. Cleaning the screens before and after trips, paying attention to the wipers is essential - that sand is very abrasive. If you leave this mix in the non slip areas it can be a nightmare to remove. So it will be the buckets, sponge and stiff broom.

You will probably find that a hosepipe ban will not apply to the marina facilities / services and they will be more than willing to charge a lot of money to clean the boat for you - using the same or more water than you would!
 
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