|…because we betcha haven’t done it yet…are we right?
It’s easy to pile all your ice schtuff in the corner of the garage and leave it for next year — I’ll be the first to admit I’ve been “that guy” and it cost me…so never again.
Taking the time to properly “summerize” your gear can save you from a big headache next season. Full write-up on TargetWalleye.com, but I’ll drop a couple quick snippets and teaser pic below:
> Throw some dryer sheets and cheap car air fresheners in your shack to keep the rodents out. Shouts to Brad Hawthorne for the tip! Throws 8-10 of ’em and a pair of air fresheners in each shack…likes the Gain ones ‘cuz they smell horrible (lol).
> Another great way to keep the critters outta your shack is to get it up off the ground. Lots of different budget-friendly ways to do it, but one of the better options we’ve seen (if you’re willing to spend some $$$) is the Racor Ceiling Storage Lift.
Fish-head Steve Kloos installed one and is already thinking about picking up another — easy to see why:
Lot more info in the full write-up here. And here’s James Lindner showing you how to summerize your gas-powered ice/winter gear using Sea Foam products: