We bottom paint small boats, big boats, power boats, sail boats, boats on trailers, boats off trailers, used boats and brand new boats. We can haul out up to 15 tn. We also offer a pilot service if you cannot be here at the time of haul out.
Haul out and Wash Down
Just need a lift out and wash down? No problem. Our haul out and wash down package includes the lift, pressure wash and relaunch. Washdown is limited to one half hour, badly fouled vessels billed additional £25 per extra half hour. We will contact you before carrying out any additional works.
Fibreglass Boat Repair and Maintenance
Accidents happen. Don't worry, we can bring your boat back to its original glory.
Our technician has over 20 years’ experience and specialises in all aspects of epoxy repairs, GRP (fibreglass), polyester, gelcoat and colour matching, machine buffing and polishing.
Engine Service and Repairs
We service and repair all types of outboards and diesel / petrol inboards. From a regular maintenance service to complete overhaul or re-powering your boat with a new engine and drive system, we can help. We will work on new and older model outboards and specialise in fault finding diagnostics. Can’t get your boat to us? We can come to you or we can transport it to our yard for you.
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Need your boat collecting or delivering? Bought a new boat and need help bringing it home? We charge £1.25 per mile. Minimum charge of £45.
Standard Boat Care - Marina Berth
Live away and unable to get to your boat? Under our Standard Boat Care, we will check your battery, electrical hook-up, bilges, mooring lines and fenders, adjusting as necessary. Plus ensure your sheets, halliards, covers and sails are fastened and secure. Afterwards we will email you a short report for your records. Price £15.
Boat Care Extra - Marina Berth
Boat Care extra includes all checks completed under the Standard Boat Care but with a few extra checks for your peace of mind. These include: engine check, run-up until warm (in gear). Top deck clean using Ecoworks products, so you don't have to worry about the messages the seagulls have left you whilst you've been away. Just come back and get boating! As a reminder, Standard boat care includes: Run the engine until warm, check fluid levels, battery check, mooring lines & fenders check & adjusted, hook-up, bilge check, sheets, halliards, covers and sails fastened/secured. A short report is emailed to you. Price £30.
Outboard Engine Storage
We offer outboard engine storage up to 20-hp, charged at £1.20 per week.
Sail Repairs & Servicing by Mouse Sails
Above the Brine is a drop off and collection point for Mouse Sails. Mouse Sails offer a comprehensive repair service for all sail and canvas work. Regular maintenance on your sails, covers and canvas work will ensure that these last as long as possible. They can carry out winter valeting for your sails or just check and repair as requested. Repairs start at a minimum charge of £30. If significant problems are found then a quotation is offered before work commences.
We Buy and Sell Boats!
Buying a Boat? The Benefits of Shopping at Above the Brine
We sell project boats or ‘turn key’ vessels that will get you on the water without hassle.
Sell Your Boat, Without the Hassle
If your time is short or you have no desire to enter the process of selling, we can help with conducting research on price, meet up with buyers, present the vessel in detail, provide viewings ang trials. We will either buy your boat out right at trade price or offer to help sell your boat on your behalf. We work on a no sale / no fee basis with a competitive commission rate of only 6% (plus VAT).
Additional benefits include:
- Service technicians assess the condition and advise about any needed repairs or improvements to get the pre-owned market’s best return.
- Our no-cost advertising attracts customers to come into the shop and reaches buyers out of the area through our website and social media.
- Not only do we handle the payment process, but we also offer transport across the UK.
- Buyers are often more comfortable dealing with our shop, rather than private individuals.
See us in person at our location on Victoria Dock, Caernarfon or click to contact us.