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  • Amphibious Houseboat Modifications

    Check out this detailed walk-through of the Theonomics new amphibious houseboat modifications along with some of the problems they’ve run into.

  • Fishing with Ghosts

    Here are nine haunted spots to drop a line this Halloween.

  • All For One, And One For All!

    “‘We could live in one of these...?’ My wife was pointing at a copy of Houseboat magazine and I didn’t think she was serious. But she was. And so was I.” -Dennis Daniel

  • Houseboating Pet Photos

    Check out these pet photos our readers shared us! Beware of the adorableness!

  • Life Changer

    Marvin Evatt remembers the first time he ever laid eyes on a houseboat. At 12 when he walked through a marina with his mother, he said to her, “Gosh, I would love to have one of these someday and be able to come out here.”

  • Houseboat Holidays

    William Lower discovered Houseboat Holidays back in 1996 and has been going back almost every summer since.

  • Living Aboard

    Customizing. Retrofitting. Personalizing. They’re part of making a houseboat a year-round home. Let’s translate household terms to the houseboat liveaboard life.


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    SmartPlug’s 50A SUPERFLEX

    SmartPlug Systems' innovative SUPERFLEX50 50A 125/250V Cordset lays out and coils with absolute ease, no matter the temperature.

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    Clean Air Act Waiver Reaction

    The Boat Owners Association of The United States reacted negatively to the recent news of the Administration’s plan to permit the sale of E15 fuel year-round.

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    Brunswick's New Boat Club Business

    Brunswick Corp. has launched a new Boating Services Network.

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    Garmin Awarded Top Honors

    National Marine Electronics names Garmin as the 2018 Manufacturer and Technology of the Year!

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    Best Green Product

    Elco’s EP-50 Electric Outboard Motor won the Best Green Product at Newport Boat Show!

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    Keep the Water Hot

    Raritan's 1700 Series Water Heater's proven design combines extreme efficiency with a compact size, and it's glass-lined for a long, corrosion-free service life providing clean, fresh water.

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    Le Boat's Expansion Plans

    Le Boat announces expansion plans for 2019 after a successful 1st season of operations in North America.

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    A Couple Tips for Storing Boats in the Winter

    BoatUS recommends recreational boat owners to take special precautions with storage of E10 (10 percent ethanol) gas, and review their insurance policy to make sure the boat is properly covered.

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    Westerbeke’s New Mutliport Low-CO Generator

    Westerbeke Corporation introduces a new “multiport,” low-CO with the introduction of its 5.0 MCGA.

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    Track Storms with the BoatUS App

    BoatUS has issued hurricane-preparation alerts to its members in the Southeast and is urging all recreational boaters to begin making preparations for Hurricane Florence.

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    Online Yacht Auction Platform

    Boathouse Auctions launched a unique online yacht auction platform that offers greater liquidity for owners and brokers, value for buyers and a convenient, secure and private online experience.

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    Prep Your Inflatable Life Jacket

    BoatUS Foundation’s 4 simple steps to prep your inflatable life jacket for the Fall boating season.

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    Potential Interference Problems

    U.S. Coast Guard issues Marine Safety Alert on potential interference problems.

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    Harmful E15 Fuel

    Speak out against putting harmful E15 fuel in your boat.

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    Eco-Friendly Houseboat

    Mert Unuu recently designed a houseboat which is both eco-friendly and solar powered. Just look at this beauty!

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    5 Mistakes That Can Cost Boaters

    Here are some mistakes BoatUS has identified that can help any boat owner avoid a dispute with a service provider or with a boat purchase this summer.

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  • Mermaids And Houseboats

    Check out this video of Mermaid Tami swimming around her houseboat!

  • Monday Maintenance Tips

    Learn about replacing locker doors, what’s making your boat vibrate while underway, and why your generator quit running.

  • Water Bike

    Ready for the perfect addition to your houseboat? Check out Schiller’s S1-C water bike.

  • Houseboat Galley Tips

    A well-designed kitchen, some handy tips and a few gadgets can go a long way in improving galley safety whether you’re on the move or or docked at the marina.

  • Comfort Food Recipes

    What better way than to satisfy your cravings than with some comfort food? We're talking pumpkin spice lattes, apple dumplings, stuffed mushrooms and 5-spice soup.

  • Ship Shape

    To help add high-water style to the galley and head, Waterworks offers innovative and quality fittings, fixtures and hardware that will give even the coziest houseboat a luxurious superyacht feel.

  • Houseboat Dogs

    Most dogs will easily adapt to their environment and many will love the smells and new people and places that come with living on a boat, making them the perfect companion for land and sea.

  • Renting Out Your Houseboat

    If you are not using your floating home the whole year, then you have a great opportunity to make a bit of money by renting it out!

  • Eco-Friendly Houseboat

    Here are some simple things you can do to create the eco-friendly houseboat of your dreams.