Getting Ready

After much discussion about replacing all the old parquet with teak and holly, as we did in the galley area, we decided that we would go with carpet in the hall. The piece we cut fits snugly, but it is not tacked down so we can take it out and […]

We Carpeted The Hall!

So, last weekend when First Mate and I were thinking of what project needed to be finished next, we decided that we would finish the woodwork around the backsides of the settee. We wanted to have narrow, horizontal cushions against the backs, so the wood those would be attached to […]

And Now We’ve Torn Up the Settee!

As we work through some of our other projects, we’ve just started planning upgrades to the owner’s cabin. The plan has been that we would replace the mattress with a standard memory foam mattress, thereby giving us room at the head and foot to build out additional cabinet space. Today […]

Owner’s Cabin Upgrades

Recently as our punch list has started to thin a bit I decided that I would address something that has been bugging First Mate for a long time now. Our interior lighting has never been sufficient enough and the galley has been one place that this is glaringly obvious. Remember, […]

Interior Lighting

As much as you have The age-old question. I see this a lot in forums and on videos we create. People think that owning or living on a sailboat is so expensive that they would never be able to afford it. The quick answer is that it can be as […]

How Much Does it Cost?