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Thought I'd post a generic title so others looking for yards in other areas can ask in this thread as well.

We are looking for recs for the Houston/Clear Lake area. We will need to have a bit of maintenance work done and are looking for recs for yards in our area that do quality work. Prefer to get first hand recs if possible, thanks!
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We are looking for recs for the Houston/Clear Lake area.
You looking for recreation recs or boats that need work wrecks?

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I think its reccomendations, must be a texan thing, smacky care to translate.
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OOps, recommendations it is.
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I've been generally pleased with South Texas Yacht Service at Watergate. They're a good resource if you need "heavy" work done. I've also heard that there are some good smaller-scale repair facilities around clear lake that do a good job as well, but I can't think of any names right off the bat.
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Thanks Soulfinger ! Since it looks like we will be at Watergate, (eventually, with whatever we end up buying)they would certainly be handy.
Have you had them do either a bottom job or work on your engine or both?
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