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How to Finish Teak

No wood is more beautiful than well-maintained teak, whether it’s wearing many coats of expertly brushed varnish or a carefully applied surface of teak oil. Even bare teak looks nice if you clean it every day to keep it snowy white. But no matter how you treat your teak, it […]

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Refresh Your Boat’s Interior

How to refresh less-than-perfect joinery. If you’re anything like most owners, you often enthuse about your boat’s interior “lookin’ like new” while blabbing with your boating buddies. But again, if you’re anything like most owners, you also often wonder in quiet solitude, typically while eyeballing scratches, water stains, and other […]

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Fit or Refit?

Fit or Refit? The same way most people felt about that car and/or house, yacht owners feel about their vessels. Sometimes the option to sell old and buy new doesn’t have the same appeal as fixing up something you already have. And when the time comes for more accommodations, a […]

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Refit The Right Way

Expert advice on planning and executing a smart refit can help you create a near-perfect boat (for now). Refits traditionally fall into two categories. The first features owners who love their yachts and just want to refresh the interiors and/or upgrade the systems to modern standards. The second consists of […]

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REFIT

All too often a yacht will start refit with a generic ‘wishlist’ from the owner, without a precise indication of the scope of the work. But if the specs are not detailed, the consequent yard quotation will just be an interpretation, which can lead to misunderstanding and, at worst, total […]

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