28 YEARS OF SAIL LAUNDRY TO THE SAILMAKING TRADE.
CLEANING HUNDREDS AND THOUSANDS OF SAILS, COVERS AND CANOPIES.
Two major problem areas in the UK, caused by our ever changing weather conditions
Fresh rust stains from fittings will vanish, If treated within a few months - may only fade if left longer.
Caused by exhaust fumes and powerstation chimney fall out.
Salt Crystals are abrasive to threads. If left to dry they will attract moisture and allow damp growth.
Will feed mildew growth.
Always dry your sails gently on a quiet sunny day - whenever possible.
In the past two years, we have been undergoing, constant testing of the latest bio-degradable chemicals. This is continuous throughout our whole operation of sail and cover cleaning.
Continuous testing of
One area of brilliant improvement is our Awning cleaning system.
Without weakening the fibers it takes all green algae out of the awning without bleaching or stiffening - making it look as good as new.
Making awnings clean and flexible
Our cover cleaning department cleans the smallest dodgers upto full winter boat overcovers. Sprayhoods are always treated as gently as possible, so to preserve windows and fabric.
Covers are coated with either “Fabsil” gold (the U.Ks no1 high silicon content acrylic canvas waterproofing agent) or the newer Holmenkol Power Impregnation product.
Both are excellent at water repellency and are used, with our experience to determine which product suits your cover best.
Our new anti-fungal process, this involves cleaning and coating your sail, If your sails suffer from black dot mildew or green algae growth, specify this service. It will prevent growth for up to 9 months.
If your spinnakers are soft and tired or your furling genoa or main needs to stay dryer and furl tighter, specify this treatment and see the amazing results.
All our covers that are cleaned, leave the workshop with all windows polished using our own, specifically developed window coating. Watch the rain just run off as standard at no extra cost.