1. Lessons From A Marine Woodworking Expert

    Lessons From A Marine Woodworking Expert Wood has become expected on a boat. Well crafted wood, worked by a craftsman who loves what he does, is appreciated on a boat. The beautiful work done by these artists known as marine woodworkers gives each boat it's distinctive personality and charm and provides the captain… Read More
  2. Types of Boat Furniture

    Types of Boat Furniture Boat carpentry is not as straightforward as many land-lubbers would have you believe. Many things must be considered in boat carpentry - and boat furniture is no exception. And determining the kind of furniture you want on your boat, well, there is even more to consider. The weight limit… Read More
  3. Become a Blue Water Cruiser

    What is a blue water cruiser? A blue water cruiser is the term given to someone who lives on a boat for a few months, even years. They tend to explore the oceans well past their home port. Why Sail? Many cruisers have asked themselves this question and can confidently answer it. "Why… Read More
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    Corian VS. Marble – Best Material for Yacht Kitchen Countertops

    Corian VS. Marble - Best Material for Yacht Kitchen Countertops Superyacht Best Material Many considerations go into installing a marble countertop or a Corian countertop in a yacht. This can range from individual preferences to logistical realities of exposure to nature and daily domestic activities. The key differentiating factor here is the material… Read More
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    Water Damage on a Boat

    Water Damage on a Boat When you are the proud owner of a beautiful seafaring boat or yacht, few things could be more distressing than seeing your sturdy vessel being damaged by invading moisture. An important aspect of boat maintenance is making sure that your vessel is protected against such an eventuality. But… Read More
  6. Woodworking shop at Dennis Boatworks engine and generator servicing

    Yacht Repair Job List: Common Boatyard Services

    Yacht Repair Job List: Common Boatyard Services The yacht season is coming to a close, which means it is an excellent time to get boatyard services completed. These services can be provided to a yacht while it is in the yard. It is important to regular perform maintenance related tasks to ensure the… Read More
  7. Entertainment set on a superyacht by Dennis Boatworks

    Yacht Carpenter Audio Visual Installation Ft. Lauderdale

    The Role A Carpenter Plays in Your Yacht's A.V. Installation Project Yacht captains who value fine craftsmanship appreciate the talented services of Dennis Boatworks, Inc. Based in Fort Lauderdale, we perform custom marine electrical installations and skilled carpentry work on yachts in South Florida. We coordinate closely with electricians and captains. Select us… Read More
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    The Connected Superyacht

    The Connected Superyacht Charts, a compass, and the stars were early navigational instruments for The Sport of Kings. A connected superyacht now uses the most advanced technologies in the world. Global positioning, artificial intelligence, real-time analytics is just some of the IoT (Internet of Things) yacht. Breakthroughs in marine electronics are finally here.… Read More
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    Sustainable Yachts

    Global Yachting Community Ramping Up Search for Sustainable Boats Those who love yachts also love the sea. Sailing the sparkling blue oceans of the world is what imbues yachting with meaning and joy. Thus, it’s not surprising that yachting enthusiasts by significant numbers are looking for a sustainable yacht and/or ways to modify… Read More
  10. An image of a Dennis Boatworks' expert craftsman repair damage on the outside bow of a yacht.

    This Old Boat: DIY Sailboat Restoration

    This Old Boat: Sailboat Restoration Are you someone who wants to buy a boat to fix it up for yourself or for a client? Are you a boat captain asked to restore old boat or yachts? Are you a yacht captain who appreciates sailboat aesthetics, good craftsmanship and wants to help create a… Read More
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    Why Teak Wood Is So Expensive

    Why Teak Wood Is So Expensive Today, teak remains in high demand as a construction material for use in luxury yachts. Yet craftsmen should exercise care to select this product from environmentally responsible sources. Your customers will respect you for adhering to your principles during custom boat building! High Demand, Yet a Limited… Read More
  12. An image of the owner's deck on a yacht with custom wood flooring, two reclining chairs, and a wooden dining table created by Dennis Boatworks.

    Seven Boat Flooring Options

    Seven Boat Flooring Options For anyone who owns or operates a yacht, sailing it out of the harbor into the wide open expanse is an exhilarating feeling. So is hosting a party on board while anchored, and having guests admire the exquisite craftsmanship that makes it an inviting venue. [caption id="attachment_909" align="alignnone" width="200"]… Read More