Boat Care

Helping you to spend more time afloat

What is Boat Care?

Boat Care is much more than just yard services.Our experienced team of boatbuilders, engineers and finishers really care about solving problems and getting you back afloat. 

We provide a one-stop shop for all issues from painting to keels, rigging to thrusters, so you only need to make one call.

Dean & Reddyhoff Boatcare team checking a sterndrive
Portland Marina staff gently lay a wooden mast onto cradles at the boat yard

Based in Dorset and Hampshire

Our Boat Care teams are based on the south coast, at Deacons Marina on the river Hamble, Portland Marina in Dorset and at Haslar Marina in Portsmouth Harbour. Our two main facilities are at Portland, which can lift ashore boats to 23m, and at Deacons which specialises in boats to 14m long.

Whether your boat is large or small, power or sail, in need of a rebuild or just a paint retouch, we are happy to help. Our dedicated Boat Care Managers at Deacons and Portland will advise the best approach for your budget, and will manage the project when underway. More peace of mind, an expert on your side, and only one call to make.

Our expertise

We can help you with:

  • antifouling
  • Copper Coat
  • topsides respray
  • GRP repairs and gel coat matching
  • keel bolt replacement
  • rudder rebuild
  • rewiring and electrical systems
  • engine refit and replacement
  • propulsion and thruster systems
  • replacement windows and hatches
  • seacocks

and pretty much anything else that floats your boat.

Boat Care – we care.

“I’d like to confirm how satisfied I am with the recent damage repair to my boat. The attention to detail was self-evident.”

John Woodhouse, Star Trapper

Dean & Reddyhoff Boatcare team checking propeller on a yacht at Deacons Marina on the river Hamble

Deacons Yard

Lift and store ashore, Boat Care services and more for boats to 14m

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Portland Marina staff gently lay a wooden mast onto cradles at the boat yard

Portland Yard

Lift and store ashore, Boat Care services and more for boats to 22m

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At Haslar Marina, Sealift boat hoist raises a catamaran from the water for antifouling

Boatcare Partners

Great discounts and offers from our partners in Portsmouth Harbour, including Sealift at Haslar Marina

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