• Water, Water, Anywhere

    February 29, 2016
    Product
    With the reliable and highly-efficient Max-Q+ line by FCI Watermakers, houseboaters can have access to 1,850 gallons of pure water every day at the touch of a finger.
  • Hairballs, Dander, And Paw Prints—Oh My!

    February 26, 2016
    Feature
    Austa Cook
    What are some tried-and-true tips for keeping your houseboat squeaky-clean while still enjoying the company of your four-legged (sometimes squeaky-clean-resistant) friend?
  • The State Of Our Industry

    February 26, 2016
    Brady L. Kay
    As I looked around at the manufacturers, brokers and vendors at our Houseboat Expo last June, I couldn’t help but reflect on where we’ve all come from over the last few years.
  • Fishing The Dark Side

    February 25, 2016
    Dan Armitage
    February is the heart of the annual boat and sport show season across much of North America, a three-month period when I am booked nearly every weekend to lead fishing seminars at boat shows...
  • Five Fun Facts About Bull Shoals Lake

    February 24, 2016
    According to Arkansas.com, here are five things you might not know about Bull Shoals Lake!
  • From The Forums: Gas Vs. Diesel

    February 24, 2016
    One forum member wants to come back to houseboating and asked a lot of great first-timer questions, including the benefits of gas versus diesel:
  • Stay Warm With New Air Top Evo Heaters

    February 24, 2016
    Product
    The new Air Top Evo 40 and 55, brought out by Webasto Thermo & Comfort North America, are the perfect way to stay warm on your houseboat.
  • Canada’s Tides Are Changing

    February 19, 2016
    Feature
    Austa Cook
    Tradition runs deep in the veins of Twin Anchors Marine, which has been family-owned and operated since 1977 for the longest continuous ownership in the industry.
  • Didn't See That Coming?

    Web Exclusive February 19, 2016
    News
    In the course of all your houseboat travels, you’ve probably seen a funny thing or two. Maybe even three. But have you ever seen a space shuttle on the move?
  • Man Saved By Houseboater And Teddington RNLI Crew

    Web Exclusive February 18, 2016
    News
    Sometimes being on a houseboat puts you at the right place at the right time.
  • Look Out Behind You!

    February 18, 2016
    Product
    If your ideal houseboat vacation includes hitting the waves for some tubing, water skiing, or wakeboarding, you’ll love the new product that Hyndsight Vision Systems has just released.
  • Welcome To Bull Shoals Lake!

    February 17, 2016
    Marina
    Swimming, fishing, suntanning, and having cookouts are all great activities to enjoy along the stretch of 1,000 miles of shoreline.
  • From The Forums: A DIY Deck Job?

    February 16, 2016
    A forum member is in the process of building a 55-foot pontoon-style houseboat and is wondering if anyone has any ideas...
  • Fun For Rent: Renting Houseboats On The Mississippi

    February 12, 2016
    Feature
    Gary Kramer
    “It is not a commonplace river, but on the contrary is in all ways remarkable.” Mark Twain's words are as true today as when he wrote them.
  • Peddle On!

    February 12, 2016
    Product
    Space is a premium onboard most houseboats, so if you like biking but don’t think you have the room, think again.
  • A "Scenic and Savory" Houseboat Excursion

    Web Exclusive February 11, 2016
    News
    Not only will participants enjoy the multihued desert landscape and luxuries of relaxing aboard one of Forever Resorts’ 70-foot houseboats, they’ll be catered to by two of Las Vegas’ famous chefs...
  • Electronic Angling

    February 11, 2016
    Dan Armitage
    I consider myself a fairly savvy angler, but when it comes to electronics—fishing or otherwise—I’m a card-carrying Luddite.
  • A New Level Of Ecotourism

    February 10, 2016
    News
    Soel Yachts and Naval DC are proud to introduce the SoelCat 12, an autonomous solar electric catamaran for coastal water, lagoon and inter-island transportation.
  • Back Deck Recipes: Valentine’s Day Romance!

    February 09, 2016
    That special day of love and romance is almost here! Treat your significant other to a delicious Valentine's Day dinner with these fabulous recipes.
  • Your New Best Friend

    February 05, 2016
    Feature
    Trevor Mason
    The Boundless 90 is a unicorn, a mythical beast that precious few mortals have had the good fortune to gaze upon with their own eyes...
  • One Man's Dream

    Web Exclusive February 04, 2016
    Far off in Tasmania, Australia, TheMercury.com reports that one man is hard at work constructing a masterpiece of a houseboat using 10 tons of Huon pine and over fifty years of carpentry experience.
  • This Year Is BoatUS’s Golden Anniversary!

    Web Exclusive February 03, 2016
    News
    One of the largest recreational boating groups in the nation, BoatUS has been a big part of the industry since its inception in 1966...
  • HydraNautics

    Web Exclusive February 03, 2016
    Product
    Trying to add thrusters later down the road can be a big pain and a costly endeavor. Luckily, you've got some good options for streamlining the process.
  • Houseboats, Spanish Moss, and Manatees, Oh My!

    Web Exclusive February 03, 2016
    Marina
    The St. Johns River unspools throughout miles of Central Florida, its banks filled with lush vegetation and Spanish Moss covered trees.
  • Cleaning for Holding Tanks

    Web Exclusive February 01, 2016
    Getting ready to tackle that holding tank? The folks at Nolan Bio Labs have some excellent advice on how to clean with all-natural products that are effective and environmentally friendly...