Deck Of The Month on Elise, a Jeanneau 45.2 (August 2017)

For August's Deck Of The Month, synthetic teak decking replacement on Elise completed her exterior refit. History of Elise Elise, a Jeanneau 45.2 was bought in Holland in April 2017, however she was originally launched in 1998. Elise was based in Ljselmmer...

Deck Of The Month on a Westerly Corsair (July 2017)

Seago - Westerly Corsair We have seen many Westerly Corsairs' needing that extra TLC from deteriorated decks. Back in May this past year, a Westerly Corsair based in Emsworth had a Treadmaster deck which was very difficult to maintain. After writing a blog...

Deck Of The Month on a Broom 37 (June 2017)

Ocean Shadow, a Broom 37 Crown was built back in 1979 and 4 years ago her owners bought Ocean Shadow which was moored in the River Shannon. They then took her over to Falmouth where she would be refurbished. The entire boat was upgraded apart from the teak deck which...

Deck Of The Month on a Westerly Corsair (May 2017)

Westerly Corsair After receiving two decking enquiries for Westerly Corsairs, both jobs turned out brilliantly. Therefore, making one of the Westerly's, Sea Rose our Deck Of The Month. Treadmaster Deck Sea Rose, a stunning 36ft Westerly Corsair was built in 1985 and...

MCP Marine Refurbishes Deck On Luxury Trawler Yacht!

  Custom decking on a steel trawler yacht Trawler yachts are superb vessels that can accommodate not only pleasure cruising but on board living. So when we received an enquiry for a custom deck in silver colour with cream caulking - it certainly intrigued us!...

Compass rose mat fabricated from Dek-King 2G

River Shannon This was interesting commission from Pleasure Cruisers Ireland - a synthetic teak compass rose mat! Based on the stunning River Shannon, Pleasure Cruisers have a range of privately owned, 2 - 6 berth cruisers available to hire on a weekly basis between...

London Boat Show 2017

January blues? Is January the month that you start thinking about getting your boat out on to the water again? Christmas is over and there are still those 3 wintry months to get through before Spring, but there's plenty to do to get her looking beautiful again! If you...

Deck of the Month – October 2016

Hunter Pilot 27 This Hunter Pilot 27 has been through a fairly major refurbishment recently.  Built in 2001, she had a navy blue hull when her current owner bought her. The entire hull was gel-coated in white and her owners felt that it looked so good, they decided to...

Teak removal – what’s involved?

I want my boat looking beautiful again You’ve decided you want to replace your tired and worn decks with synthetic teak. You know the reasons why you’ve chosen synthetic over real teak. Low maintenance, easy to clean, doesn’t splinter, will look fantastic for years to...

Drinks and live music on the stand!

Music night at Southampton Boat Show 2016 Enormous thanks to everyone who came to the Wilks stand for drinks and live music on Monday evening. We were delighted to welcome so many of you and enjoy a relaxing drink and chat, to a smooth backdrop of live music, provided...

Southampton Boat Show 2016

Southampton Boat Show is almost here! Visit us on Stand J310 and see for yourself the beautiful new Dek-King 2G colours, just launched this month. With nine stock colour combinations, and introducing a superior grained effect, we feel certain that your boat, together...

Deck of the Month – August 2016

Corvette 320 After 30 years of sail, could you switch to power?  Mr & Mrs Reynolds did when they took possession of this magnificent Corvette 320. Built in 2003 and with only one previous owner, the boat was acquired from Shepperton Marina and brought down to Emsworth...

Deck of the Month – May 2016

Azimuth 42 What happens when your boat is struck by lightning? The owner of this Azimuth 42 discovered for himself when his boat was struck whilst moored in a marina last summer. Luckily there was no one on board, or either side, when lightning hit on 6th August 2015....

Deck of the Month – April 2016

Beneteau Antares 620 Have you ever wondered how long you spend scrubbing your GRP floors and surfaces? Our happy customer now spends next to no time making sure his boat is beautiful before he takes his family out for their next fishing trip. How come? Because...

Deck of the Month – March 2016

Oyster 406 This Oyster was having a complete refit when we arrived to fit her new decks in Gosport.  Her new owner was in the final stages of preparation for their maiden voyage to Scotland. We removed the old teak - a brutal job, requiring much care and attention so...

Deck of the Month – February 2016

Jeanneau 42 This month we wanted to show you a modern sailboat, so we chose this elegant Jeanneau 42. She was built in 2006 and is currently based at Town Quay in Southampton.  She has been owned by Mr Taylor for the last two years and was a change in boating...

Bird’s eye view

View from a mast We just had to share this view with you! Here's a swept deck we did on a Kalik 40. The shot was taken from the top of the mast, enabling us to see the full transformation from teak to synthetic teak. These photos were kindly supplied by our customer....

Deck of the Month – January 2016

Ballistic We were really pleased to see our decks on a range of Ballistic RIBs at London Boat Show this year. We caught up with Tom Sanderson from JBT Marine for a chat and a photo at the show. JBT Marine are based on the South Coast near Portsmouth and offer one of...

Award winning boat at London Boat Show 2016

Sealine C330 We're always thrilled when we see our decks at boat shows, and this year’s London Boat Show was no exception, especially when the boat in question was a Sealine C330, winner of the Sportscruiser up to 45ft category in the Motor Boat Awards 2016. We fitted...

Monday night was music night…

Huge thanks to everyone that joined us Monday evening on the Wilks stand for drinks and live music at London Boat Show 2016. We really enjoyed the event and would like to thank Porcupine Kiss for providing the music. London Boat Show continues until Sunday 17th...