November 29, 2013
Marina

Lee's Ford Marina

The staff at Lee's Ford Marina pride themselves when it comes to customer service and devote all their time to making sure you don't leave the marina
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November 28, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
Product

Houseboat Stereo Roundup: Good quality sound systems at your disposal

It doesn’t get much better than lounging around a houseboat, relaxing, soaking up some rays, and taking an occasional dip in the water.
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November 27, 2013
News
Janet Groene

Taxes

Julian Block, a tax attorney in Larchmont N.Y., believes in taking every honest tax break in the book. However, today's tax codes are so complex, even experts get stumped.
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November 25, 2013
How We Got our Name

Drift Off To Dream

When Travis Tritt released his song "Drift off to Dream" in 1990, I thought that would be a great name for a houseboat.
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November 24, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News
Janet Groene with Gordon Groene

Living Aboard: A Liveaboard Tip Jar

Living aboard is more than popping into the marina for a picnic cruise.
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November 22, 2013
Marina

Jamestown Resort and Marina

For a long time now, Lake Cumberland in Kentucky has had a reputation of being one of the most premier houseboating destinations out there. Jamestown
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November 21, 2013

New Houseboat Graphics

ust like most great things in our lives, if you've been with your houseboat long enough, you'll inevitably find ways to make it even greater. Often, the outer appearance becomes a bit drab and worse for wear, and as houseboaters, keeping things fresh and
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November 18, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News

Normal Guy, Right?: The man they call Raystown: Reader submission

This is a story about Scott Randall, known as "Raystown" by his friends.
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November 18, 2013
How We Got our Name

Bond Voyage

Our boat is a 1978, 14- by 60-foot Summerset with an aluminum hull, which is rare for that time period. The rest of the boat is typical of the era of
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November 16, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News
Katie Burke

Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking stuffers for houseboaters

It’s that fun time of year again when the holidays are just around the corner.
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November 16, 2013
Houseboater of the Week
Katie Burke

The Quack Pack?

We usually use Houseboater of the Week to highlight you, the reader. But we've decided to give the honor to a more unconventional houseboater this wee
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November 15, 2013
Marina

Holly Bluff Marina

For houseboaters finding their way to Florida this season, don't miss the opportunity to mosey across the lazy waters of the St Johns River. Winding t
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November 15, 2013
Feature

Possibly a condensed houseboat?

Here's something a little quirky. The Italian company Lazzarini has created a floating pod that offers the same comforts as your houseboat but in much
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November 15, 2013
News

Stardust Cruisers on Extreme Yachts

Set your DVRs peeps! Stardust Crusiers will be featured on the show Extreme Yachts on on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9:00 p.m on the Travel Chann
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November 12, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News

Moving Into Retirement: Ricky Lee calls it a career

Ricky Lee, owner of California Houseboat Service (www.movehouseboats.com), officially retired this summer after 31 years of service to our industry.
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November 11, 2013
How We Got our Name

Nauti-Dog

Our houseboat is a 1973 Natualine and we named it Nauti-Dog because it just seemed to fit with the four dogs we have. Skipper and Buoy are Chinese Cre
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November 11, 2013| Published in the May 2011 issue
Ask The Expert
Ted A. Thompson

Random Realities By Ted

That's the point. Idling on the lake-I suppose that's another double entendre, but not nearly as clever-is a terrific time to do nothing but think.
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November 10, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News

How We Got Our Name: Stories behind the boat names

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November 08, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News

From The Forums: Regional anchoring differences

Excepts from recent Houseboat Forum exchanges at www.houseboatmagazine.com
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November 08, 2013
Marina

Grandpappy Marina

Located next to the Red River and Washita Rivers, Lake Texoma is formed by Denison Dam on the Red River about 726 miles upstream from the mouth of the
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November 05, 2013
News

Marine Lending Up

The National Marine Bankers Association says 2013 might be the best year marine lenders have seen in years.
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November 04, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News

Don’t Miss Another Game: Gain TV access while onboard

Enjoying life on the water shouldn't have to mean missing your favorite programs or the game.
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November 04, 2013
How We Got our Name

All Inn

We named our boat All Inn. We as a family wanted a houseboat because of our love of the lake.
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November 02, 2013| Published in the November 2013 issue
News

Anchor In

The anchor was the hidden the best it’s even been.
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