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Marine: Page 3

From restoration to renovation, here you will find tips and advice on all things marine.
Our marine posts will have something interesting and inspiring for everyone.

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After shot of a boat with Deks Olje D1 and D2

We have recently received another case study from our friends over at Style With A Brush, a professional painting and finishing company specializing in chemical-free, eco-friendly products that far out perform off-the-shelf paints and varnishes. The boat they were working on was from 1981 and they weren’t sure if the teak wood on the topside of […]

Transyl for marine machinery

Boat maintenance is highly important as it can help prevent too many repairs and all too frequent replacements. From time to time, as with anything, even in the household and other industries, parts require lubrication. This is to keep them working efficiently and smoothly. By maintaining parts, you can significantly help to extend their life. […]

Deks Olje D1 in use

Protecting wood and wooden surfaces, for example, deck rails, in the marine environment is of vital importance. The environment can present all sorts of effects that can not only significantly reduce the aesthetic aspect of the wood but also cause deterioration of it too. Primarily due to the salt from the water and the exposure […]

Strip paint and antifouling on our boat

The gelcoat on a boat is an outermost layer on the hull of a vessel. Through epoxy, a polyester resin, a catalyst and other chemicals, it provides water-resistant properties. Gelcoat combined with fiberglass produces a strong and smooth surface, preventing the hull of the boat weakening. Over time the gelcoat on your boat may start […]

Deks Olje D2 looking beautiful

Owatrol Coatings USA, producer of high quality long lasting marine coatings that offer exceptional protection and a superior finish are pleased to announce our partnership with Click&Boat, innovators in the peer-to-peer boat rental sector. Click&Boat are offering $50 OFF your first booking as a boat owner and $15 OFF your first rental as a customer […]

Teak Flag Pole 1 Month Later

We recently received this case study from Style with a Brush, a professional painting and finishing company in Washington D.C. which specializes in wood refinishing including marine and residential work. They have recently used Deks Olje D1 saturating hardwood oil and Deks Olje D2 high gloss oil varnish to completely overhaul a teak flagpole and ladder […]

Deks Olje D1 in use

Protecting your boat deck is an important aspect of boat maintenance. It is not only a satisfying job that leaves your boat shining and gleaming in the sun, but it also helps the longevity of your boat deck. Regular deck maintenance will contribute to keeping your boat looking good and functioning well for many years […]