• LRT Graphics

    September 28, 2012
    Product
    LRT Graphics offers many awesome graphic designs for houseboats. They can do it for you, or they have a DIY step by step process. You can customize a
  • Sick Day Resort

    September 27, 2012
    How We Got our Name
    Jeffrey Bastin
    My wife and I pulled into the marina parking lot on a motorcycle one day to only find a couple selling their houseboat so they could buy motorcycles.
  • The Boatel Story

    September 27, 2012
    Feature
    The idea to buy and restore a houseboat was an idea my wife Judy and I had for many years. In the fall of 2009 we started looking for a 36-foot to 40-
  • New SkipperLiner Houseboat

    September 26, 2012
    News
    Construction recently began on the new 2013 SkipperLiner 570 SL luxury houseboat. This vessel will include a designer luxury interior reminiscent of a
  • It's A Dog's Life

    September 25, 2012
    How We Got our Name
    Ray Harkins
    I had been looking for a houseboat ever since my friend Steve took me out on his. I found a Twin Anchors Odyssey at Pine Flat Lake just a few miles fr
  • Bart's Water Toys

    September 21, 2012
    Product
    Bart's Water Toys are great fun toys to enjoy on the boat. They have recently launched three new must have toys. The Cove Cushion, the Airhead Orange
  • Finding The Right Broker

    September 20, 2012
    Feature
    Charlie VanLeuven
    It's an understatement to say that to buy or sell a houseboat is to participate in a major transaction. Houseboats can be expensive, and the investmen
  • Sailabration Remodels

    September 19, 2012
    Industry
    One of Sailabration's remodels hit the water last week. She's an 84' JamesTowner from the hull down, but she's pure Sailabration from the deck up!
  • Portopong

    September 14, 2012
    Product
    PORTOPONG LLC, based in Connecticut, has invented the PORTOPONG, an inflatable, portable "tabletop" that will revolutionize the way beer-loving partyg
  • Compass North Industries

    September 12, 2012
    Industry
    Compass North industries has just delivered their first houseboat with outboards.
  • Built To Last

    September 11, 2012
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    It's the kind of enthusiasm that radiates throughout the entire dock as those around him can sense it. There is a certain leadership characteristic ab
  • The How To Houseboat Staff Report

    September 08, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    After Don and Barbara Brewer purchased a 1986 Jamestowner houseboat, they christened her the Double Diamonds and began to vacation onboard at Lake Wat
  • Ask Uncle Ricky

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Ask The Expert
    Rick Lauper, Houseboats A to Z
    Well I can't speak for your location, but here in Tennessee we had record- breaking heat this summer.
  • Best Halloween Ever

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Marina
    Houseboat Staff Report; Photos by Chris Searle and
    Just as some northern houseboat owners are packing it in for the season, the folks at Tradewinds Marina, on Lake Thurmond, are gearing up for fall and
  • Dogs On Board

    September 07, 2012
    Product
    PFD's for Pets: People are not the only beings who should wear a PDF (or life jacket) while boating. Once onboard, make sure your pet has their own
  • Explore Europe

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Industry
    Interested in a houseboat getaway.in a totally different country?
  • Fall House(boat) Cleaning

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    Janet Groene with Gordon Groene
    When you live on your houseboat full-time, it's easy to forget autumn rituals that other boaters can't ignore.
  • From The Forums

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    Is your houseboat in dire need of an oil change but don't know if you should do it yourself or hire someone from your marina to come do it?
  • Heather Rae's Gypsy Yacht

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    Story by Houseboat Staff, Photos by Heath
    Like many water-loving couples, Wesley and Heather Story knew they wanted a houseboat but didn't think it would be easy to attain.
  • Houseboat Recipes: Pumpkin Bars

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    News
    Jocelyn O'Bryant
    Everybody loves eating, especially onboard your houseboat with friends and family.
  • Houseboat Spotlight:

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Houseboater of the Week
    Fred Acke, a local New Zealander, is the most unique houseboater Houseboat magazine has heard from.
  • Houseboats vs. Cruisers

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Shootout
    Brady L. Kay
    You don't have to be big to appreciate the space and roominess that a houseboat offers, but it does help.
  • How We Got Our Name

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    Do you have a story behind your boat name that you'd like to share?
  • If I Can Draw It, I Can Build It

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    Story and Photos by Gary Kramer
    After spending eight years crafting the boat that is his home, Terry Cyphers can't quite come up with a name that fits his unique and totally customiz
  • Industry Insider: A 360° View

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Industry
    MetroShip recently launched its 42-foot GlassHouseboat that offers 360-degree views with a New York loft style floorplan.
  • Making Time

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    It never seems to fail. Around this time of year I'm always in shock by just how fast the summer went.
  • Plan Your Next Houseboat Vacation

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    News
    Interested in learning how to plan a houseboat vacation?
  • Recapping Our Mid-Summer Show

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Feature
    Katie Burke
    Whether you have been a houseboater your entire life or are in the market for your first boat, the On Water Expo is the place to be.
  • Touchless Flush

    September 07, 2012 Published in the September 2012 issue
    Product
    Raritan recently introduced FlushSense.