1. The Benefits of Remodeling Your Yacht’s Kitchen

    Gone are the days where kitchens only served a functional purpose and looks didn’t matter. Modern interior design makes it so that kitchens, whether in homes or on boats, must be equally functional and beautiful. On yachts where space is limited, achieving this balance can be particularly challenging.   Fortunately, Dennis Boatworks in Fort Lauderdale has years of experience providing high-qua…Read More

  2. Custom Yacht Carpentry: Key Features to Include on Your Yacht

    Whether you own or charter a boat, a yacht should feel like a home away from home. Your yacht should feel special, comfortable, and original. Achieving this often means taking your boat to the next level with custom yacht carpentry. Custom pieces and small details can make a huge difference in both the function and appearance of your yacht. To achieve the exact look and feel that you want, you wil…Read More

  3. What Is Marine Teak Wood?

    What is Marine Teak Wood and Why Is It Used? Marine teak wood is a desirable material to craft elegant decks of boats and yachts from all over the world. If you have a boat, teak decking is highly recommended for its sleek design, bright color, durability, and water-resistance. But, why is this wood so desirable for marine vessels? In this blog, we will be discussing marine teak wood and why it is…Read More

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    Why Choosing Your Yacht Materials is Important

    Why Your Yacht Materials are Vital to Your Vessel Choosing the right materials for your marine vessels is essential to its look, style, and durability. The wrong choice could have you feeling lackluster about your incredible yacht or boat. It is completely natural to want the best, and with the right amount of information, you will have the education to make better decisions. In this blog, we will…Read More

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    Why Handmade Matters

    Why are handmade items more valuable? There are plenty of vessels on the water at any given time, but only a few are genuine floating pieces are art. Marine carpentry is one of the main ways you can turn your vessel into a living space crafted just for you. Your needs are important, and with a professional marine carpenter, you can have your vessel adapted to your specific needs. But why, is custo…Read More

  6. An image of an elegant dining room with a 12 person circular dining table, and a wooden island separating the table from the sitting room on the other side of the room built by Dennis Boatworks.

    How Do You Become a Professional Carpenter?

    Requirements for Custom Carpentry Just as a surgeon has to go to medical school to be trusted in the operating room, a carpenter has to study and practice their trade to improve their skills. In many instances, no one will want to hire someone with little experience or knowledge of their main trade. Carpentry is an expensive venture for most customers, so they are unlikely to trust an inexperience…Read More

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    How to Optimize Storage Space on a Yacht Part 2

    Optimizing Storage Space on Your Marine Vessel In our last blog, we were discussing how storage space in yachts needs to be utilized to the fullest. Even the largest yacht in the world can still struggle finding a safe place to store all important objects. If you have high-quality and expensive items, it only makes sense that you would want to care for them the best you can. Aside from just offeri…Read More

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    How to Optimize Storage Space on a Yacht Part 1

    How to Optimize Storage Space on a Yacht Your yacht is a great place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the mainland and take a deep breath of salty sea air. On your floating oasis, you can relax and appreciate what really matters. But, if you have a yacht, you may have already realized that space can be limited and weight can be an issue. For instance, you don’t want to weigh your yacht …Read More

  9. A banner of three images of different cabinet carpentry options: a dark wood in the kitchen, a light brown for an entertainment center, and a red wood for another entertainment center from Dennis Boatworks.

    The Benefits of Custom Carpentry

    Why Custom Products are Ideal Everyone wants to be unique — to be different from everyone else. It is true that no two people are similar, but that is not to say that there aren’t similar people in the world. Being original is something that seems to be a lost quality these days. More and more, products are becoming regurgitations of things that came before them, lacking in any originality or …Read More

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    Materials Used in Marine Carpentry

    Materials Used in Custom Yacht Carpentry For those that don’t know much about carpentry, you would assume that custom carpenters only utilize a select group of materials to work with. For instance, wood is a very popular medium for carpenters to use in order to construct chairs, tables, cabinets, custom shelves, and so much more! But, the contrary is true; expert carpenters are actually masters …Read More

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    When Should You Call a Custom Marine Carpenter?

    When to call a Custom Marine Carpenter? Custom marine carpentry is difficult to define, and it’s even more difficult to decipher when to call on their services. In our modern world, handmade things are becoming more scarce, as mechanical production is being favored. With machine manufacturing, money can be saved and more products can be produced. However, with this “saving” there are some as…Read More

  12. M/Y Achilles: Bespoke Cruising From Sanlorenzo

    “Achilles is the tenth new vessel commissioned by her owner and the uniqueness and knowledge applied to the design concept and transformed into reality by designer Francesco Paszkowski and Sanlorenzo,” explains Mark. “This is evident in every inch of her 150 proud feet of overall length. The owner attended the factory 35 times during the build and every bespoke design “piece” was hand pi…Read More