• HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

    Web Exclusive October 31, 2016
    From the Houseboat team to our fellow houseboaters, we want to wish everyone a Happy Halloween!
  • A Beautiful Tropical Playground

    Web Exclusive October 31, 2016
    Marina
    Colin Peterson
    If you want to experience the true beauty of the Florida Keys, things don’t get any better than cruising around Florida Bay and seeing many beautiful islands on over 35 square miles of land, including Shell Key, Cotton Key, Lignumvitae Key, and East Key.
  • Tackle Stowage Matters

    October 28, 2016
    Feature
    Dan Armitage
    While packing for an upcoming fishing trip, I spent an hour or so in my basement going through the various boxes I maintain for containing and organizing fishing lures, line and accessories.
  • Dockside Trick-Or-Treating? Check Out These Tips!

    October 28, 2016
    Does your dock host trick-or-treating? If so, you're bound to get into the spirit of Halloweeen!
  • Hoist The Sails!

    Web Exclusive October 27, 2016
    Product
    Hoisting up a flag on your houseboat is a great way to spread a little patriotism or have a little fun.
  • These Savings Are Scary!

    October 27, 2016
    News
    If you’re already planning on buying a marine product, fishing gear, or a watersports item from Overton's, don’t wait past Halloween!
  • The Perfect Time For A Halloween Cruise

    October 26, 2016
    News
    Halloween is coming up just around the corner, and the season is ripe for a haunted boat experience of a lifetime!
  • The Miraculous Rub-A-Way Bar

    Web Exclusive October 26, 2016
    Product
    Are you one of those houseboaters who frequently finds themselves whipping up dinners for visitors, casseroles for the latest dockside potluck, and cleaning fish from the latest outing?
  • Liveaboard Tunes

    October 21, 2016
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    As we all know, there is an unlimited amount of activities that can be done from your houseboat, including one that I’m guessing is not quite as common as cornhole.
  • Explore The Wilds Of The Pacific Northwest

    October 21, 2016
    Marina
    When scouting around for new houseboating adventures, you don’t always hear about the Pacific Northwest. But the wild beauty that can be discovered in this unique region is something you don’t want to miss out on discovering for yourself!
  • How To Make A Haunted Houseboat

    Web Exclusive October 20, 2016
    With Halloween coming up fast, it’s not too late to throw together some classic decorations for your houseboat!
  • Raise A Toast To Fall

    Web Exclusive October 19, 2016
    Product
    Whether you want to spice up your houseboat’s dishware options or give a fellow boater a nice fall gift, these Ceramic Cleat Handed Mugs by CAS are perfect for the job.
  • Setting A Precise Trolling Depth

    October 18, 2016
    Product
    Are you an avid angler when you head out for your latest houseboat excursion? Davis Instruments' Fish Seeker is something you might want to check out!
  • Don't Let Your Keys Take A Dip

    Web Exclusive October 17, 2016
    Product
    Hanging out on the lake comes with an inherent risk—dropping your keys in the water.
  • LilliPad Installation

    October 14, 2016
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    What kind of install can be done in bare feet and a swim suit? An easy one, that’s for sure and that’s exactly what this LilliPad Diving Board is all about.
  • SmartPlug Takes On Boat Fires

    October 14, 2016
    Product
    Considered the leading cause of recreational boat fires, electrical issues are nothing to laugh about, especially when overheating or loose connections are involved.
  • Annual Halloween Spooktacular On The Lake Approaches

    October 13, 2016
    News
    The folks over on Lake Mead, Nev., know how to throw a party!
  • Rollin' Down The River

    October 12, 2016
    Marina
    If you’ve never heard of the Illinois River Valley, it’s about time you got yourself acquainted.
  • Swimmer Finishes 82-Mile Swim At Lake Powell

    Web Exclusive October 12, 2016
    News
    Sure, you’ve been boating on one of the most popular houseboating lakes up one way and down the other—but have you ever swam the length of it?
  • Brace For Fall With Cozy West Marine Blankets

    October 11, 2016
    Product
    As the temperature starts dropping, there’s nothing cozier than swathing yourself in a nice soft blanket.
  • Back Deck Recipes: Halloween Party!

    October 07, 2016
    Feature
    If you want to throw a party to greet the changing season, whether it's a fall-inspired or Halloween-inspired kind of shindig, here are a few deliciously timely recipes to try out onboard!
  • When Did You Catch It?

    Web Exclusive October 07, 2016
    When were you first swept up by the houseboating lifestyle?
  • The Lovely Fort Loudon Lake

    Web Exclusive October 06, 2016
    Marina
    Fall looks good on Fort Loudon Lake, Tenn., and visitors to this length of 360-mile shoreline will love the fireworks view of colorful leaves reflecting off the water.
  • As Clean As It Gets

    October 06, 2016
    Product
    The XZ shows off the best of both worlds, combining the benefits of a Sea Xchange watermaker with a Spot Zero freshwater reverse-osmosis purification system for ultra-pure water.
  • Welcome To The Top 13

    Web Exclusive October 05, 2016
    News
    Well, we’ve finally reached fame! The National On-Water Houseboat Expo has been picked as one of the best boat shows in the U.S. by AmericanTowns Media.
  • Meet The Next Generation In Cabin Comfort

    October 04, 2016
    Product
    Marine fan manufacturer Caframo is introducing their next generation in cabin comfort, the Sirocco II Cabin Fan, at the International Boatbuilders Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) this week!