• Little Marshy

    Ben and Melissa Marsh and their three boys having been working to renovate a very special houseboat.

  • Wanderer Houseboat

    The Wanderer is the newest addition to the Lake Powell fleet, and it's absolutely to die for!

  • Houseboat in New York

    In a fast-paced city, what better way to get away from it all than by coming home to a houseboat?


    Just this last December, Eric Williams launched his new Q Series Destination Yacht in Lake Allatoona.

  • Marina @ Rowena

    This new marina is the first to be approved by the Nashville District Army Corps of Engineers in more than 50 years.

  • Improving the Air Quality on Your Houseboat

    The smells of everyday life can really affect the air quality inside your boat. Improving the air quality on your houseboat will help keep your boat in a good state of repair.

  • Watervilla Omval

    This sophisticated, modern 2,100 square foot houseboat sits on the Amstel River in Amserdam with panoramic views from just about every vantage point inside.

  • News

    Lanier Islands Announcement

    There’s some big news coming from Lanier, the popular houseboating lake in Georgia.

  • News

    Houseboat Rescued from Sandy Hook Bay

    Danny Davis and his three dogs were left homeless when their 33-foot houseboat was carried away by ice, but thankfully they were able to get it back to safety.

  • News

    Icy River Conditions

    Ice and snow make for horrendous driving conditions. Try to imagine what that would be like for houseboats, or any kind of boats for that matter.

  • News

    Houseboat on the Icy River

    A houseboat is tied to the Mississippi River bank in Chester, Ill.

  • News

    BRAVADA Yachts Unveils New Luxury Houseboat

    Bravada Yachts is excited to kick-off the New Year with the launch of their newest model, the 2018 V-Series.

  • News

    Teba the Boat

    Georges Adda created a Facebook page for his houseboat building project! Check it out and follow him on his journey!

  • News

    Royal Fever on the River Thames

    What better way to take in the upcoming noble nuptials than by travelling along the River Thames onboard your own private Le Boat canal cruiser?

  • News

    Mercury Marine Wins Environmental Honor

    Mercury Marine earned the “Green Masters” designation for the seventh consecutive year in a row.

  • News

    Ethanol in Your Gas

    Last Friday, EPA set the 2018 RFS at 19.29 billion gallons, a 0.05 percent increase over the 2017 standard.

  • News

    8 Telltale Signs that the Used Boat You’re Buying Could be Storm-Damaged

    While many of the more than 63,000 boats damaged as a result of 2017 hurricanes will be repaired and have more years of life on the water, some used boat buyers in 2018 could end up with storm-damaged lemons.

  • News

    Three Guidelines for Used Houseboat Owners

    Purchasing a used houseboat can be a very exciting experience.

  • News

    BoatUS National Advisory Council Gathers to Look at Recreational Boating Today, Tomorrow

    A panel of distinguished national boating leaders who serve as a sounding board for the Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) gathered last week along with esteemed guests and BoatUS staff in Austin to discuss key issues impacting recreati

  • News

    West Marine and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Raise More Than $41,300 through In-Store Fundraiser

    West Marine partners with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to raise more than $41,300 through in-store fundraiser.

  • News

    ‘Give Way’ This Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28

    Giving Tuesday, November 28, perpetuates the season of charitable giving.

  • News

    Free Digital Copies of Houseboat Magazine Available!

    We recently decided to make free digital copies of Houseboat Magazine available for everyone from now on! Now you can read online to your heart’s content.

  • News
  • Houseboat Safety and Accessibility

    It's important for houseboat owners to make their houseboats accessible and safe for everyone including young children, the elderly and the disabled.

  • Tecma Hose

    Thetford Marine's Tecma-branded premium rubber HosePlus 38 and PVC HoseHelix 38 sanitation hoses deliver unsurpassed performance and have a bend radius that makes them easy to install.

  • Safety First

    Here are five tips to help boaters stay safe while visiting the boat this winter.

  • Disposing Waste on a Houseboat

    Knowing how to improve air quality in your houseboat and dispose of waste properly is an absolute must.

  • Extra Cash for Local Advertising

    BoatUS announced yesterday that they will help you grow your business if it joins the BoatUS Partner Network Program.

  • Argos Nautic's New Jet Tender

    Argos Nautic will introduce its latest offering this month at the Miami Yacht Show.

  • Best Cruise Destinations Around the World

    As houseboaters, we love traveling in style and, most importantly, on the water. Here are some of the best destinations to look in to for your next boating getaway.

  • Broker Tips

    A fellow walked into our office last week (no, this is not a joke) and asked about taking one of our liveaboard power boating courses...

  • WebWatch

    Say goodbye to expensive satellite antennas and data planes, then say hello to Shakespeare’s new WebWatch.