ATLANTA, May 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that boating season has officially begun, more than 40 million marine enthusiasts are gearing up for long days on the water. Whether an ugly storm approaches or your boat unexpectedly springs a leak, it is essential to be ready when common boating mishaps happen. It's estimated that tens of thousands of boats sink every year.* J-B Weld, the leader in consumer epoxy adhesives, offers DIY solutions for common watercraft repair.
J-B Weld offers more than 15 different types of two-part epoxy products, each customized to bond to a specific surface including aluminum, SMC fiberglass, wood, plastic, glass, ceramic, carpet, and more. Watercraft users have relied on J-B Weld for mechanical boat repairs, bilge pumps, cracked seals, and even items inside a boat such as tool boxes, fishing rods, coolers and more. But most importantly, J-B Weld has even saved many boats from sinking.
"We hear from so many mariners this time of year who have experienced leaks while they were out on the water. They were grateful for having J-B Weld on hand to stop the leak and prevent the boat from sinking," said Chip Hanson, J-B Weld CEO. "Whether you're fixing up your boat in advance or just stocking up on boat supplies, I strongly suggest adding our wet products to your toolbox. After all, our products will not only save you money but they may come to your rescue."
J-B Weld makes watercraft repair simple, no matter what you need to fix. To find your watercraft repair solution, visit the products section of jbweld.com, ask a question on the Facebook page, or call a customer service representative who can provide the best product recommendation at 903-885-7696.
*According to How Stuff Works
About J-B Weld
J-B Weld, the leader of epoxy adhesive, is based in Sulphur Springs, Texas and has an office in Atlanta, Ga. For more than 40 years, J-B Weld products have earned a loyal and enthusiastic following from the people who take pride in their work. J-B Weld products bond strong to a variety of surfaces in even the toughest environments and provide cost-effective repair options. Family of products includes J-B Weld, J-B Kwik, J-B Stik, WaterWeld, IndustroWeld, MarineWeld, Perm-O-Seal, WoodWeld, and ClearWeld. J-B Weld products have always been made in the USA.
J-B Weld products are available at more than 50,000 retail locations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and many outlets around the world. To find J-B Weld products, please visit jbweld.com/locations. For information, tips and advice, find J-B Weld on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or visit jbweld.com.
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