• Fourth of July Snacks

    With the Fourth of July coming up, here are some ideas for some delicious and festive foods!

  • Le Koroc

    Meet this gorgeous houseboat, the Koroc. Daigno Home handcrafted this incredibly comfortable home on the water from the beams to the cabinets, bathroom, kitchen and more.

  • Looking At Rental Vacations Differently

    “Unless you have some serious commitment issues, I’m guessing most if not all houseboat owners who boat on land-locked lakes don’t do a lot of lake hopping.”

  • The Nut House

    Ty Angle dreamed of building his own custom houseboat for as long as he can remember and last September, his dream finally came to fruition when he put his brand-new, custom-made houseboat in the water.

  • Affordable Waterfront Digs And The Awesomeness Of Baltimore

    Depending on the SleepAfloat location, in addition to offering a special place to stay, a houseboat may even offer a more affordable option than traditional vacation accommodations.

  • Father's Day Fishing Destinations

    8 Father's Day fishing destinations worth crossing off your bucket list.

  • GoBoat

    Check out these nifty little portable boats! It’s like the GoBoats were made for houseboaters since they’re easy to store and can be set up in minutes.

  • News

    MCE Marine's New Dock Boost Transformer

    The ASEA DBT12 automatically ensures continuous, safe power and takes the worry out of missing the big game.

  • News

    Margaritaville's New Excursion Boats

    Two new excursion boats made Margaritaville at Lanier Islands debut, hosting specialty drink cruises all summer long

  • News

    Three Easy, No-Cost Ways to Be Safer on the Water

    With the start of boating season and next week’s National Safe Boating Week, May 19–25, the BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water has three tips to get boaters thinking about safety aboard any type of boat.

  • News

    Tax Provisions for Boats Extended

    Excluding home equity loans, boat sales tax and mortgage interest deductions for recreational boat buyers remain for next year’s 2018 tax season, according to BoatUS.

  • News

    2018 Yamaha Classic Photo Contest

    Today the Yamaha Marine Group announced the launch of their 2018 “Yamaha Classic Photo Contest,” and you could be the next winner!

  • News

    Houseboat Magazine’s Executive Editor

    Brady L. Kay, Houseboat Magazine's executive editor, was among those honored when Boating Writers International announced the election of a new board of directors and detailed the annual Best Boating Journalism awards.

  • News

    Award Winning Flotation Device

    ThrowRaft’s Search & Rescue Yellow TD 2401 was awarded the 2018 Innovation Award at the Miami International Boat Show.

  • 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

    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.

  • Houseboat Garden

    Learn how to grow fresh greens right aboard your houseboat.

  • Just Ask Warren

    Warren gives his expertise on buffing, holding tanks and hull shapes.

  • Five Ways to Celebrate National Boating and Fishing Week

    Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) shared these five ways to celebrate.

  • New XCaliber Anti-Theft System

    Nautic Alert just unveiled one of the most advanced fail-safe, tamper-proof anti-theft yacht systems aimed at not only protecting yachts and houseboats from intruders but from those with trusted access.

  • Drink Up

    The UV-LED water purifier is perfect for houseboaters and is designed for years of maintenance-free use.

  • Tips For Buffing And Polishing Metal

    There are several ways to achieve an eye-popping shine to the metal components of your houseboat.

  • Living Large in Small Spaces

    Houseboaters love their floating versions of the front porch and cozy decks, but full-time liveaboards no longer have other traditional areas to spread out such as a basement, attic and garage. Here are some ways to make spaces look larger or hold more.

  • 5 Things Your Marine Surveyor Wants You to Know

    For many people, buying a boat is the second largest purchase they will make in their lifetime, and at the center of this process is your friendly marine surveyor.

  • Know Your Fuse Box

    First and most importantly, a boat owner should never modify or add onto an electrical box.