Cutwater Marine Services

Cutwater Marine Services Lake Martin


Cutwater Marine Services

We specialize in the restoration and maintenance of classic wooden boats including structural repairs, bottom work, varnish and paint refinishing, mechanical, electrical, transportation and storage.  With 30,000 square feet of secure indoor storage your classic is never left out in the weather.  Our capabilities range from refinishing to major structural replacement and repair.  We document all our work with detailed photographs and written description so you have a permanent record of exactly what was done to improve and maintain your boat.

Cutwater also offers the following services:

  • Engine hauling, rebuild or repower
  • Electronic ignition conversion
  • Winterization and spring pre-launch
  • Engine/shaft alignment
  • Bottom paint
  • Hushmat installation (sound, heat, and vibration absorption) – marine dealer
  • Secure indoor on-trailer boat storage
  • Pontoon hauling and launching with our hydraulic lift trailer
  • Restoration and construction of wood canvas canoes through Ambrose Canoe Company

Please see our contact page for more information or check the Shop Updates page for current events and progress in the shop.


LM Wave Tip

Head over to their webpage and meet Steve Ambrose and Barry Holdridge.  These guys have accomplished some amazing restoration jobs and you can see lots of before, during and after photos.  The storage facility is one of very few that offer indoor storage on the trailer.  Very nice place to store your favorite marine toys and such.





Call on them for:

Restoration and maintenance of classic wooden boats.  30,000 sq ft indoor shop and boat storage.  New Canoes. Canoe Restoration.



email or Call

Steve Ambrose 205-541-0461

Barry Holdridge 256-749-6505

Office Location

Mail: PO Box 1628, Alexander City AL 35011

Physical Address: 646 Russell Road, Alexander City AL 35010