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Professional help for your boatbuilding project:

We know that building a boat is a major undertaking, and especially for builders who are doing it for the first time. There can be real advantages for you in hiring a professional boat builder to assist your project.

1. In a week, working alongside a professional who has done this many times, you may be able to complete work that would take you a month or more alone.

2. You will pick up techniques and tips that you will be able to apply throughout your project.

3. You can meet deadlines for launching, moving, or completion of a major phase.

4. You can improve your work space, work flow, and avoid many common mistakes.

You will save time, and money, and you will be sailing sooner!

Email us at with details and location of your project and we will match you up with one of our recommended boat builders.


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