• Of Lights, Heads, And Pets

    April 28, 2017
    Feature
    In almost 23 years of being involved in the houseboat industry, Warren Childers of Sunstar Yacht Sales & Brokerage has seen and fixed about anything you could ask about. Here are some questions folks have asked him recently.
  • Saved From The Depths

    Web Exclusive April 28, 2017
    Product
    This Reflective Floating Lanyard from CATALYST can save anything up to .77 pounds from meeting a watery fate.
  • Have You Tried These Adventures At Lake Lanier?

    Web Exclusive April 27, 2017
    If you’re planning a vacation here this summer and want to experience some of the area’s adventures, keep reading. There’s a lot more to this gorgeous destination than meets the eye.
  • From The Forums: The Hull Truth

    April 27, 2017
    One forum member recently started a conversation about the pros and cons of different hull types. Here's what people said.
  • Our National Houseboat Expo Is Coming 2018

    April 26, 2017
    News
    The National Houseboat Expo is being revamped, but the exciting changes that we’re planning to incorporate to make it the world’s best houseboat show couldn’t be pulled off in time to take place this year.
  • School Is In Session!

    Web Exclusive April 26, 2017
    The BoatUS Foundation recently put together a free online Boating Safety Course that’s approved by DBW so you can easily meet new California boater qualifications wherever you’re at.
  • Living Aboard: Sound Advice

    April 21, 2017
    Feature
    Janet Groene
    Liveaboards are surrounded by all the sounds of a normal household, plus noises unique to vessels.
  • Montana Committee Rules Against Increased Houseboat Regulations

    Web Exclusive April 21, 2017
    News
    According to Daily Inter Lake, the Montana Legislature decided against passing limitations on houseboats this session.
  • Back Deck Recipes: Derby Treats!

    April 20, 2017
    Feature
    Derby time is racing towards us! To properly celebrate the big day, try out some of these delightful recipes onboard.
  • Get Lost On This Desert Lake

    Web Exclusive April 20, 2017
    Marina
    Lake Havasu is perched just two hours from Phoenix and five hours from Los Angeles, yet still offers a relaxing getaway to houseboaters looking to lose themselves among the brilliant desert mountains.
  • From the Forums: All Aboard!

    April 19, 2017
    One forum member had a question about passenger capacity for their houseboat. Here's what everyone had to say...
  • Tracking Time In Style

    April 18, 2017
    Product
    Now you can keep track of the time while out on the lake in style! The Reactor Poseidon Ti watch is designed for pretty much anything the marine environment could throw at it.
  • Crocs And Copperheads

    April 14, 2017
    Feature
    Austa Cook
    Dale Hollow Lake is cherished by natives and visitors alike for its beautifully pristine water, excellent fishing and beloved resident snakes. Wait, no. What resident snakes?
  • Want A Longer Shifting Life?

    April 14, 2017
    Product
    If you’re looking to extend the shifting life of your houseboat, take a peek at Twin Disc's newest, commercial-grade EC300 Power Commander propulsion control system for improved transmission and throttle handling.
  • Five Last-Minute Easter Decorations

    Web Exclusive April 13, 2017
    If you want to bring more Easter cheer onboard your houseboat but you’re well aware that the holiday is only a few days away, it sounds like you’re in need of some last-minute ideas that are as quick as they are cheap and festive.
  • Tour De Powell

    Web Exclusive April 12, 2017
    If you feel like taking things slow for a change, it can be nice to lounge onboard a houseboat while someone else takes over being captain.
  • Step It Up!

    April 12, 2017
    Product
    When you live on the water, things tend to get wet. Opt for increased traction and safety with Beckson Marine’s Step-Mate All Weather Non-Skid Step Pad.
  • For A Five Star Vacation, Try Five Star Houseboats

    Web Exclusive April 11, 2017
    Marina
    If you ask around, boaters everywhere will tell you that Table Rock Lake is one of the prettiest lakes around.
  • BoatWarden: A Powerful Box Of Tricks To Protect Your Houseboat

    Web Exclusive April 07, 2017
    Feature
    Tom C
    When starting out some seven years ago to improve the security on his own Monterey 270CR power boat, inventor Kevin Hennessey could not have imagined that his solution would be responsible for the protection, security and wellbeing of over £35 million wor
  • 360 Degrees Of Comfort!

    April 07, 2017
    Product
    The new Caframo Sirocco II 360° Cabin Fan is perfect for houseboaters—it’s designed especially for use in compact spaces, after all, and it doesn’t end there.
  • Unexpected Donations Help Houseboater After Tragedy Struck

    Web Exclusive April 06, 2017
    News
    One houseboater’s nightmare is being turned around by the generous donations of fellow houseboaters, friends, and strangers.
  • Let The Hunt Begin!

    Web Exclusive April 06, 2017
    If you live near any of these houseboating hotspots, mark the date on your calendar and venture ashore for the day, because there are few ways more entertaining to kick off Easter with your kids than with an egg hunt.
  • Ten Tantalizing Things You Didn’t Know About Lake Ouachita

    Web Exclusive April 05, 2017
    If you’ve had the pleasure of going to Lake Ouachita in Arkansas, you know firsthand what an incredible houseboating destination it is. But did you know these ten things?
  • GOST Showcases Latest Technology

    April 05, 2017
    Product
    GOST (Global Ocean Security Technologies), a world leader in marine security, tracking, monitoring and video surveillance systems, recently highlighted its latest marine products at the 2017 Palm Beach International Boat Show.