Welcome to the Backyard Boatbuilders community.

Building or restoring your dream boat is possible. It is an adventure the whole family can be involved in and will build precious memories.

On this site we try to consolidate interesting and helpful information for  people who build or restore their own boat.


Why build a boat?

“So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain Building your own boat is a wonderful experience. No matter the size it is something you will remember all your life. For a family project it is absolutely great. Sandi and I …

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