Connecticut, USA: Victor Arcellus removed all of the weathered teak on his gorgeous Pearson 27, and replaced it with new PlasTEAK trim including handrails, toe rails, and his companionway hatch boards. The new PlasTEAK trim looks like freshly oiled teak and really dresses up this sailboat. Victor says, “This past couple of months I took … Continue reading “Goodbye Teak! Teak Trim Replacement on a Pearson 27 Sailboat”
PlasTEAK News and Articles
South Carolina, USA: Juergen Bittner sent us these great photos of his EZ Boat Sole installation on his Sea Ray 400 Sedan Bridge. Because EZ Boat Sole is quick and easy to install, Juergen received his shipment of flooring and had it installed by the next day! The compass rose design is printed onto planks that … Continue reading “Fast and Beautiful – EZ Boat Sole with a Compass Rose”
Grand River, OH: Take a look at one of our local installations where we installed a PlasTEAK swim platform on a 2005 Bluewater 5200 named “Let It Ride.” The boat owners, Tim and Karen Bartel, chose a white platform with black spacers and a black surround. The colors complement this gorgeous boat perfectly. The platform adds … Continue reading “A Beautiful PlasTEAK Swim Platform on a 2005 Bluewater 5200”
Cleveland, OH: The next time you’re exploring the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, be sure to check out the beautiful PlasTEAK picnic tables installed at event pavilions throughout the park! PlasTEAK’s durable and environmentally-friendly outdoor furniture will look great for many years with no maintenance.
Watch this video to see an installed custom PlasTEAK companionway hatch door! This video by Domenic Mantoan, known as the Cruising Epicurean, will give you an idea of how synthetic teak can be used to replace old, rotting teak on a boat. Be sure to check out Domenic’s pointers on how to install PlasTEAK plugs … Continue reading “Watch this Video to See an Installed Custom PlasTEAK Companionway Hatch Door!”
Read about PlasTEAK swim platforms on page 30 of the February 2016 edition of Lakeland Boating magazine. PlasTEAK President, William Gribble, is interviewed and builds the case for using synthetic wood to replace natural teak.
Read about PlasTEAK handrails in the September 2015 issue of Blue Water Sailing magazine.Click here to visit Blue Water Sailing Magazine. Get A Grip Stronger deck handles and no varnishing by Pete Dubler A wise sailor once said to me, “sand or sail”. All his topside teak was unvarnished, gray, but functional. (He on the … Continue reading “Get A Grip! PlasTEAK Handrails Featured in Blue Water Sailing Magazine”
Read about “Fantastic Plastic” PlasTEAK swim platforms in the March 2014 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine. The article is “How to Make the Most of Your Swim Platform” and you can find it in the Maintenance section. In this article, boat writer Mike Smith compares swim platforms made out of different materials including teak, … Continue reading “Fantastic Plastic! PlasTEAK Swim Platforms are Featured in Power & Motoryacht Magazine”
Featured Installation: Teak & Onyx Vinyl Flooring on Trade Show Trailer for Fischer Panda Generators
Fort Lauderdale, FL: We are now in the midst of boat show season, and everyone in the marine industry is busy finishing their displays. We love what Fischer Panda Generators did with their trade show display trailer this year. Fischer Panda installed PlasTEAK Teak & Onyx vinyl flooring throughout the trailer which really adds a nice … Continue reading “Featured Installation: Teak & Onyx Vinyl Flooring on Trade Show Trailer for Fischer Panda Generators”