Narrowboat Blacking | Advanced Blacking | Aqueduct Marina
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Discuss all of your narrowboat requirements with our staff, whether this be; moorings, blackings, welding, painting or anything in between.

There will also be a range of our marine industry suppliers present, including the wonderful Knight’s Narrowboats, to answer any questions you may have.

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Advanced Hull Blacking

Aqueduct Marina are able to offer a wide range of hull blacking options for your narrowboat. Whether you require, traditional or advanced blacking of your hull and base plate, we are the marina for you.

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We can provide a full range of market-leading products and solutions for your hull. Our experienced staff can assess your boat and advise on the most suitable hull blacking for your budget.

Once your boat is here at Aqueduct Marina and is out of the water, your hull will be steam cleaned in preparation. Our Yard Foreman will then inspect the surface of the hull and advise on obvious issues.

PREMIUM (Various)

Providing a higher level of durability and protection these leading products are market recognised for their quality and can be carried out from start to finish in approximately 7 days.

Prices for this method of hull blacking start from £16.20 per foot.

STANDARD (Bitumen)

A cost-effective alternative to premium blacking Bitumen can be applied over most coatings and is normally completed in just 7 days.

We understand that many owners require their boats to be prepared by traditional methods and blacked with bitumen products using rollers and brushes.

This cost-effective process carried out regularly allows for thorough assessment below the waterline and provides the minimum protection required for your hull.

Steam cleaning takes place prior to wire brushing and the bitumen is applied manually. Aqueduct Marina offer fixed rates for this service or alternatively, you can rent space on the hard standing and do it yourself.

Please get in touch with a member of our team to obtain your fixed price quotation for an end-to-end service, and to schedule a date to best suit your cruising schedule. Whether you bring your boat by road or canal our experienced team manage the process from start to finish.

ADVANCED (2 Pac Epoxy)

This narrowboat blacking option lasts 8-10 years and is a surveyors preferred choice for preserving the condition of your hull. For more information on this option, please visit our grit blasting page.

DIY BLACKING

We have hardstanding facilities for you to carry out your own DIY Blacking. We can also provide you with all of your DIY blacking essentials from our chandlery so all you need is in one place. No no need to worry about transporting materials, you can collect upon arrival!

Call us today on 01270 525040 or fill in our online enquiry form below to book your advanced blacking slot today!

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