The teak decks on Orla are now 32 years old and long over due for some TLC. First job was to remove all the interior head lining and then all through deck fi
In the first of a new 12-part series on boat maintenance Nick Burnham demonstrates the best way to clean your boat's teak decks. Motor boat & Yachting's How
Trevor from First Mate Yacht Care talks about how to sand teak, what equipment he likes to use, and what to look for while sanding on a 164' Westport.
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Berthon boat Company - Replacing two teak decks. Two X-Yachts having their teak deck replaced by Berthon boat Company, Lymington, showing the process that is
One of the delayed maintenance issues we are dealing with on Bear is the brightwork. Jeff began the long process of dealing with this in October and November
How to clean a Marine teak deck with CleanAShine.com 2 part cleaner. Clean A teak wash part 1 and Clean A teak Brightener part 2. teak decking can be difficu
As teak ages, its natural golden hue weathers to a silvery gray. teak is an oily hardwood prized for its durability, but it does need refinishing periodically to keep its natural color. refinishing a teak deck doesn't require a lot of work, but you will need certain tools during each step of the refinishing process. Having the necessary tools ready before you begin work saves time and frustration later.
Many decks are in need of refinishing because of lack of maintenance. When decks are unprotected, they will gray in color when the natural oils in the wood oxidize. The grain of the wood can lift because of temperature change and dust, dirt, and mold can embed itself in the wood leaving it black in color. Contractors often apply varnish or urethane to coat decks to resemble a yacht look. Varnish and urethane may be ok for a small deck of a boat or yacht whose owner has the time and
In the first installment of The boat List I do a short single-handed crossing from one marina to another, and tackle the teak in my cockpit and take a dan
I'm back on the project for replacing and installing the new deck from teakdecking Systems! Had to take a short break because of an "early" Spring but we're
The traditional decks are planks of teak laid over a frame where the teak itself forms the structure of the deck. Re-caulking of a decorative teak deck is only necessary when there is physical deterioration of the caulking to restore appearance and to stop water damage due to trapped moisture under the wood. Re-caulking of structural teak decks is a continuous process which commences about 10 minutes after the deck was first laid and continues until the boat is abandoned. teak
The refit and restoration of a 77ft blue water cruiser Aglaia, a 77ft 15-year old yacht designed by Rob Humphreys, was sold by Berthon in the autumn of 2015 .