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  • boatyard, full service or DIYBoatyards come and boatyards go.  But since 2002, our promise remains. Your boat needs a little varnish?  Fiberglass repair? Gel coat repairBottom paint? Perhaps a full restoration?  Anchors Away Boatyard will get you back on the water on time and on budget. We focus on quality.  We give our customers honest and reliable service and fair prices.    Stop by the boatyard today to have a look at the boat repair projects we’re working on now. We’ll be happy to answer your boat repair questions.
  • Boat repair may be complicated, but dealing with us is not. Communication is key, each step of the way. Boaters come to us from all over North Carolina. Southport. Wilmington. Hampstead. Topsail. Sneads Ferry. Jacksonville.  Even the Outer Banks. No matter where they hail from, we give our customers the best boatyard experience possible. Constant training makes our boatyard techs among the best in the business. To support our in-house staff, we partner with a select group of certified specialists. This balanced approach lets us meet the unique needs of our customers. Because we draw on decades of boat repair experience,you can count on a range of innovative ideas at the lowest prices.
  • boatyard, DIY, do-it-yourself, boat paint, boat storage, bottom paintDo-It-Yourself Boatyard. We feature full service boat repair. But we also welcome boaters who like to do their own work.  We are a DIY boat repair boatyard. We can support your DIY work with professional advice about your boat.  We can  help you choose the right bottom paint.  Or  we might send a tech to check out your engine or electrical system.Each boater’s need are unique. We service sailboats.  We service fishing boats and trawlers. No matter the boat, all boaters love free haul outs, low cost boat storage and full marine service. Visit us today, or check out our reviews on and revisit the golden age of boating.

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