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At BEATS MOWING THE LAWN, I specialize in constructing custom covers to protect your assets from the destructive elements. I also make custom boat cushions so you can rest your assets. Using the most durable fabrics and thread, I am focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction - I will do everything I can to meet your expectations. I also represent Santa Cruz Sails and can fit your sailboat with fast and durable sails, custom built in Santa Cruz.

Then: Sailing, for me, began as a hobby while I was attending California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo earning my computer science degree. After almost 15 years as a software engineer, my sailing hobby developed into my career as a sailmaker. For several years I worked at a number of the top sailmaking lofts in the SF Bay Area. In 2005 I started my canvas shop as a side business to help finance my upcoming singlehanded race to Hawaii in 2006.

Now: I'm singlehanding my own business.

Look around my website to see examples of recently completed projects. I will travel to your home, boat, or business to give you a free quote. My service area includes the San Francisco Bay area and the Monterey Bay area. If you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact me in the space provided below.

Phone: 510-205-9412

Synthia Petroka

Marine Textile Engineer

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