Is polyester breathable?
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What is the best material to use for a reliable boat cover?
There are 3 types of material you can buy. cotton, polyester and a cotton polyester blend. The cotton polyester blend is going to be your best option because it's breathable due to the cotton but still incredible sturdy and waterproof due to the polyester. Cotton, polyester and a poly/cotton blend are your main choices for a boat cover. Cotton is the cheapest, but most breathable. The blend is probably the best choice, since it offers much of the durability and water repellent of the polyester while still having some breathability to help prevent mildew from humidity.