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You will want to periodically check that your hatches are watertight. We use a very durable sealant for our bulkheads, but the flexing that occurs during transport and paddling may wear them out over time. If your storage compartments are wet, first identify where the water is getting in.
If the source isn’t obvious, do a "reverse leak test."
DO NOT use silicone as it does not stick well to plastic or composite materials. Replacement deck fittings and neoprene washers are available for deck leaks.
Remember to use dry bags for items that MUST stay dry.