Yacht carpentry and joiners guides
Whether you are a captain of a large superyacht looking for advice on how to maintain or recaulk a teak deck or you're looking for a carpenter to create a beautiful bespoke piece of wooden furniture you have come to the right place. See Yachting Pages' guides on superyacht carpentry below.
Teak decking is a must-have on a yacht, but with the rising cost and decreasing availability of quality teak, many are looking at synthetic alternatives; is it a viable alternative? Read our guide to find out.
Carpentry is an extremely important part of any boat, especially a superyacht, there are many different jobs a carpenter will be required for on board. In this article we take a look at the trends in the superyacht industry, as well as looking at one of the most important jobs in superyacht carpentry; looking after the yacht’s deck.
Yacht decks get about the most punishment of any part of the yacht’s superstructure and inevitably there comes a time in the life of any teak deck when recaulking is required. Read this complete guide on why and how to recaulk a yacht deck.
Part of the general job description of deck crew on a yacht is to keep a teak deck in pristine condition. This article will look at the best ways to maintain a teak deck with some inside tricks of the trade from leading industry experts.