• The Early Bird Gets The Best Fireworks Spot

    Web Exclusive August 31, 2016
    News
    WKRC news shares that Cincinnati’s end-of-summer tradition of throwing a big fireworks show is already much anticipated this year, with houseboaters already mooring up days in advance.
  • Welcome To Lithia Springs!

    Web Exclusive August 30, 2016
    Marina
    Lake Shelbyville in Illinois offers the visiting houseboater amazing mountain biking spots and an equestrian trail around its gorgeous shoreline.
  • Trip-Planning Tips For Your Rental Vacation

    Web Exclusive August 26, 2016
    Feature
    Here are some trip-planning tips to make your rental houseboat vacation a blast!
  • Keep It Classy

    Web Exclusive August 26, 2016
    Product
    If you’re a space-conscious boater (let’s be honest, by definition most houseboaters are) and you’re looking to upgrade your interior lighting with something classy, take a look at Imtra’s Largo Tri-Color PowerLED with Built-in Dimmer Switch.
  • Houseboat Wedding Reception, Meet Mother Nature

    Web Exclusive August 25, 2016
    Houseboat wedding reception list: Dance with guests? Check. Cut the cake? Check. Abandon ship? Check.
  • “Don’t Tick Off The Iguana”

    Web Exclusive August 24, 2016
    Here are some stories shared by the staff at Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS), detailing things they learned this summer that we could all do well to pay attention to.
  • What A Looker!

    Web Exclusive August 24, 2016
    Designed by Vandeventer + Carlander Architects, this houseboat can be found on Lake Union in Seattle, Wash., no doubt drawing the eyes of anyone who visits the dock.
  • Gear Up For Fishing

    Web Exclusive August 23, 2016
    Product
    Are you a houseboater with a hard-core love of fishing? Then you’d probably be interested in looking over Carhartt’s new fishing collection and the design points that make it so durable.
  • Summer Hacks For The Houseboat

    Web Exclusive August 19, 2016
    Feature
    Here are twelve of our favorite houseboat summer hacks that we personally can’t wait to try out.
  • Say Hello To State Dock's Newest Luxury Rental

    Web Exclusive August 19, 2016
    News
    Come on aboard, because State Dock at Lake Cumberland, Ky., is ready to acquaint you with its newest flagship rental, the Ultra Cat 1100.
  • From The Forums: Do You Know Your Vocab?

    Web Exclusive August 18, 2016
    Recently on the Houseboat forums, one new member was casting around for the right nautical terminology for a problem she was facing...
  • Visiting The Florida Keys

    Web Exclusive August 18, 2016
    Marina
    With its balmy breezes, crystalline waters, and cruising dolphins and manatees, it’s no wonder the Florida Keys attracts visitors of all sorts.
  • Quiet And Efficient

    August 17, 2016
    Product
    SFA Saniflo, Inc., offers houseboaters quiet, efficient plumbing options with their versatile line of SANIMARIN toilets.
  • A Room With An Underwater View

    Web Exclusive August 16, 2016
    News
    If you remember the Floating Seahorse concept, that luxurious Dubai houseboat with an underwater level, than you’ll love checking out the first photos, posted on BookAHouseboat.com!
  • Marina Manners

    August 12, 2016
    Feature
    Janet Groene and Gordon Groene
    As a liveaboard, you may find yourself docked or anchored with only a few feet of thin air between your houseboat and the neighbors’ parties, engine exhaust, cooking odors, noisy children, barking dog, barbecue smoke and loudspeakers.
  • Enter To Win...

    Web Exclusive August 12, 2016
    News
    103.7 Kiss FM is giving away a pair of tickets to the Bud Light House Boat of Representatives, hosting visitors on Saturday, August 20th from 2:15pm - 3:45pm on Lake Geneva, Wis.
  • Blades Of Yore

    Web Exclusive August 11, 2016
    Product
    Heddon’s Sonar lure first hit the market in the late 1950s as the first blade bait to find its way onto tackle store shelves.
  • Beautify Your View

    August 11, 2016
    Product
    Maui Jim crafts beautiful, high-end sunglasses with scratch- and impact-resistant lens that are injection-molded and protected by Clearshell, a silicone-based hard coat.
  • 10 Fun Facts About Shasta Lake

    Web Exclusive August 09, 2016
    Shasta Lake, Calif., is studded with hundreds of coves and bays all cupped by thousands of acres of gorgeous mountainous scenery.
  • Here Comes The Yacht Protector!

    August 08, 2016
    Product
    Say goodbye to nagging worries and sweaty palms, because this comprehensive suite of wireless sensors allows you to continuously track the location of your boat and the condition of vital onboard systems.
  • Rod Repair

    August 05, 2016
    Feature
    Dan Armitage
    Whether in a travel dopp kit, glove box, backpack or stashed under the boat's steering console, most of us have “ditch kits” containing emergency gear we keep on hand yet hope we never use.
  • From CarlCraft to Sumerset

    August 04, 2016
  • Houseboat Expo 2016

    August 04, 2016
    Brady L. Kay
  • Let’s Go Knoxville

    August 04, 2016
    Janet Groene
  • 5 New Things To Roast Over A Fire

    Web Exclusive August 04, 2016
    Feature
    Austa Cook
    If your family and friends are in the mood for mixing things up with some creative new twists, check out these five fun things to roast over a fire.
  • “My Cool Houseboat”

    Web Exclusive August 03, 2016
    Product
    Looking for some light summer reading?
  • Let's Make Some Music

    Web Exclusive August 02, 2016
    Famous British singer, guitarist, and songwriter David Gilmour let the crew from www.NewsHub.co.nz take a gander at his peaceful houseboat on the River Thames, and boy was it a treat.
  • London Luxury

    Web Exclusive August 01, 2016
    Feature
    James Brilliant
    How do you live in a luxury apartment in the heart of London for just £300,000? It's impossible, right? Wrong. Alex Prindiville has found a way.
  • Strut Your Stuff With New Walking Frog

    August 01, 2016
    Product
    Terminator’s new Walking Frog is about to take bass fishing to the next level.