September 27, 2011
News
Libby Volgyes - The Palm Beach Post

Evicted houseboat owner continues fight against Riviera Beach

After recently losing his ongoing battle against the city of Riviera Beach over his towed houseboat in the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Fane Lo
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September 22, 2011
News
DANNY HENLEY - Hannibal Courier-Post

Things to know about life on a houseboat

What do you do when the river floods? The boat rises along with the river level, so there's no risk of flooding. In 2008, to get out the Steinmans wo
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September 21, 2011
News
vancouver.24hrs.ca

Massive move a nautical feat

After his top-heavy houseboat capsized during a Christmas storm three years ago, Doug McClelland is ready to regain his sea legs - shipping a new $500
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September 20, 2011
News
Recap and photos by Brady L. Kay

On Water Expo invades Cumberland

It's no secret the houseboat industry has been on one wild roller coaster ride over the past few years. The manufacturers have gone from the highest o
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September 20, 2011
News
MELANIE LEFKOWITZ - online.wsj.com

Port Washington: Estates to Houseboats

Port Washington, a hamlet within Long Island's town of North Hempstead, has been shaped by its location on a peninsula jutting into the Long Island So
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September 19, 2011
News
Don Reid - The Daily Reporter

Collins continues his houseboat labor of love

Captain Jack Collins has two more years of work on his 25-foot houseboat. Nearly a dozen friends came by late last week to flip the 800-pound plywood
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September 15, 2011
News
Barb Brouwer - Eagle Valley News

New houseboat model heads to Russia

A houseboat made in Sicamous will soon be sailing the rivers between Moscow and St. Petersburg. Twin Anchors Marine rep Georgina Kyllo says the com
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September 14, 2011
News
Jen Taylor - kykernel.com

UK students design houseboats, help economy, environment

Design graduate students get to be on the forefront of affordable, energy-efficient housing development while helping the Kentucky economy. The UK?Co
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September 13, 2011
News
Hannah Nicholas - travel.msn.co.nz

Experience the heritage and history of the Murray River

A trip to the Murray River region is all about unwinding and enjoying the region's renowned food and wine industry, golf courses, temperate climate an
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September 07, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Feature
Ted A. Thompson

Eagle Eye

Some of the most remarkable events of my life occurred while I wasn't paying attention.
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September 07, 2011
News
Jayne Lunsford - www.hometownannapolis.com

Small Home Living ... Afloat

One Saturday afternoon last month found us at the Gangplank Tour of Boat Homes as I described in an earlier post along with 300 other people for the s
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September 05, 2011
News
Don Lehman

Park Commission: Irene swamped more than 100 boats on Lake George

The waves that swamped five boats at Boats by George Marina on Lake George were bad enough. But even the boats that owner George Pensel had on land S
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Feature
Alan Williamson

Fear And Loathing: Notes taken on a houseboat to nowhere

Like many adventures in life, this one started with a brochure that said all the right things.
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Product

Get Back On The Boat: The ultimate houseboat walkway

Feeling the cool breeze off the water is something we all enjoy and when Mike Norris purchased his houseboat in the summer of 2010 he thought life cou
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Industry
by Terry McMains of Top-Knot [as told by Brandon B

Getting To Know Top-Knot mooringlines.com: 5 Things You Should Know About Tying One On

Top Knot was founded in 1994 out of the desire to service boating enthusiasts.
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Marina
Reader submission by Craig Oaks

Heading To B-Dock: A party planner's dream

Tucked away in the rolling hills of Kentucky, you will find B-Dock located at Lee's Ford Marina on beautiful Lake Cumberland.
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Feature
Reader submission by Trudy West

Houseboat Overhaul: Just because my husband loves me

I would like to share a brief story of a man's love for his wife.
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Feature
Janet Groene with Gordon Groene

Reboot Your Life

While we were literally "rebooting" our water line, we were also rebooting our lives.
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Industry
Charlie VanLeuven

River Ranch Houseboats: Houseboating the Columbia and Snake Rivers

When a person thinks of the southeastern part of the state of Washington, houseboats don't usually come to mind, but that could be changing.
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Feature
Jan Clark

The Real Meaning: What's in a boat name?

Why are boats named after women?
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Feature
Dan Armitage

Worms To The Rescue

During what can be the toughest time of the year to tempt a fish into biting whatever you can think of to hang from a hook, many anglers go back to ba
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September 03, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Feature
Story and photos by Brady L. Kay

You Can Come Back: Sunstar owner returns home

Who says you can't go home again?
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September 02, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
News

From The Forums: Excerpts from recent Houseboat Forum exchanges at www.houseboatmagazine.com

Houseboat readers hail from every corner of the globe, though most fall within the borders of the United States.
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September 02, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
Product

Gen-Kleen: Centek's latest removes pollution from exhaust water

A Gen-Kleen system from marine exhaust systems manufacturer Centek Industries integrates with a generator wet exhaust system to remove hydrocarbon pol
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September 02, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
News

Houseboat Poll Results: Getting Started

Even though some would say friends and family had a lot to do with getting them into houseboating, according to a recent survey, the majority who resp
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September 02, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
News

Houseboating On Powell: Why you can't beat the fall season

We've asked our houseboat experts at Lake Powell Resorts and Marinas to come up with the top five reasons to go houseboating in fall.
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September 02, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
News

Just Tooting Our Own Whistle

Houseboat magazine recently earned the 2011 Award Of Excellence in the Feature Writing category from Apex Awards.
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September 02, 2011
News
blog.seattlepi.com

King County, Seattle Waterfront Home Sales Up YTD 2011

Waterfront home sales in King County continue to outpace the previous year's sales. Sales in the city of Seattle are up just slightly, with 63 waterf
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September 02, 2011| Published in the September 2011 issue
News

Money Problems?: Just Sue Someone

You know what this country needs more of? We could use more lawsuits. Seriously, I'm not joking.
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