June 30, 2011
News
www.prnewswire.com

Highest water in a decade expected at Lake Powell

Summer visitors to Lake Powell will experience water levels last seen ten years ago, according to a new report by the Bureau of Reclamation. The repor
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June 29, 2011
News
Sandy Wells - wvgazette.com

Houseboats offer slice of the high life on Sutton Lake

The beach? Been there. The mountains? Done that. Camping? Never again. The lake? Well ... Try a houseboat. Not just any houseboat. This
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June 28, 2011
News
Sue Vorenberg - Columbian Staff Reporter

Home sweet houseboat

Larry and Penny Rasmussen just love to sit on their woody porch and watch the traffic in front of their Ridgefield home. Kayakers, after all, don't
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June 27, 2011
News
Pete Griffin - www.foxnews.com

In the Nevada desert, a building floats on water

Nevada is largely desert, yet a unique new building floats on water there -- and it's raising eyebrows. It's built of rice hulls, Styrofoam, and recy
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June 24, 2011
News
Sean Keeley - www.fremontuniverse.com

Lake Union houseboat changes neighborhood

Linda was kind enough to send in these photos of a houseboat getting moved across Lake Union Tuesday. It took two tugboats and a little bit of time bu
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June 23, 2011
News
Abby Tabor - www.houmatoday.com

Nicholls professor builds houseboat from scratch

On a hot, clear morning, Keri Turner was about to settle into the house of her dreams. Turner, who teaches English at Nicholls State University, wo
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June 22, 2011
News
Jay Jones - Special to the Los Angeles Times

Lake Mohave: Houseboat center floats eco-friendly ideas

A floating building, decked out with environmentally friendly features, is open for business in southern Nevada. The facility at Cottonwood Cove on
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June 20, 2011
News
Dawn Hinshaw - www.thestate.com

Serious downsizing, living on a boat

Christine Johnson has been doling out the artwork she owns, asking friends to hang favorite pieces in their homes so she can visit them. Paintings ar
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June 17, 2011
News
Christopher Laddish - Marinscope Newspapers

Sculptor's exhibit recreates houseboats

Native Sausalito artist Philippe Haas was a featured artist at Riley Street Art Supply as part of last week's San Rafael Art Walk along Fourth Street
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June 16, 2011
News
www.powerboat-world.com

The new trailblazer among houseboats

Certainly not the builders of this radical new houseboat from Getaway Concepts, which extends both upwards and outwards in a bid to be fully trailable
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June 15, 2011
News

A New August Tradition: On Water Expo tickets now on sale

Showcasing the latest and greatest products in the houseboat industry, tickets to the annual On Water Expo are now on sale. The three-day event kicks
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June 14, 2011
News
Boating Industry

ACMA President responds to Styrene listing as a carcinogen

The American Composites Manufacturers Association released a statement today regarding the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' inclusion of
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June 14, 2011
Feature
By Janet Groene

Time: The Greenest Cleaner of All

You spritz the galley counter with anti-bacterial spray, wipe it away, and your houseboat's food prep area is clean, right? Well, maybe. The cheapest
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June 13, 2011
News
Sarah Firshein - curbed.com

"Most awesome houseboat in history" still floating on the market

This listing, courtesy of our cousins at Curbed Seattle, proves once and for all that houseboats aren't dinky little shacks that bob on the water. Nop
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June 12, 2011
News

Anchor Nanny : Gibson owners love their Anchor Holder

The Anchor Nanny was first designed to hold Danforth's Fortress style anchors and fit on the railing of Gibson houseboats. The Anchor Nanny has since
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June 10, 2011
News
Kera Abraham - www.montereycountyweekly.com

Peninsula cities explore a plastic bag ban - and hope the industry won't sue

At first glance, you might think Angela Brantley's houseboat is surrounded by jellyfish. But the white blobs she fishes out of the water are actually
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June 09, 2011
News
www.prlog.org

New Melones Lake Marina introduces new management

houseboats.com announces the appointment of a new General Manager at New Melones Lake Marina. Blaine "Smokey" Riggert will oversee all marina operatio
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June 08, 2011
News
Brian J. O'Connor - www.detnews.com

A rising tide of interest floats flood insurance

I was planning on taking my boat to the mechanic last week. But after the gully-washing rainstorms that gushed through Metro Detroit, I figure I can j
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June 06, 2011
News
Amanda McElfresh

Back in the Basin: Flood more infuriating than inundating for most

After three weeks of waiting, watching and worrying, residents of Butte LaRose are cautiously optimistic that the worst of the Flood of 2011 has passe
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June 03, 2011
News
www.bizjournals.com

Boat makers see a rising tide

The boat business has been tough for years, but retailers and manufacturers say 2011 is looking better. Crystal Pierz Marine, for example, repo
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June 02, 2011
News
Don Quilici - carsonnow.org

Houseboating in the Shasta Cascade

With the substantial amount of rain the region has received this winter and spring, the water levels are up and enticing. Not to mention summer is ju
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