In the case with Otto and Carolyn Lienhart, their daughter Ashley and their silver lab Gauge, they find a lot of food for the body and soul, and a tremendous amount of joy and laughter on their new Sumerset.
When Dennis Robinson decided to take on a major renovation project on an old out-of-commission rental houseboat, the name Yachtzee seemed appropriate.
It's highly likely KV Dahl III's 1976, 40-foot Harbor Master called the SS Dahlfin is one of the finest old houseboats in the country.
There's a 30th birthday worth looking forward to and worthy of celebration and that’s Houseboat magazine’s anniversary.
Here are some of the photos our readers shared on our Facebook page! Share your photos with us; yours could even be picked for our next issue of Houseboat Magazine!
This past July, the Magda family and their friends and relatives experienced renting a houseboat for the first time at Pleasure Cove Marina in Napa, Calif., and they were completely blown away.
You don't have to be big to appreciate the space and roominess that a houseboat offers, but it does help.
Weatherproof FD boxes and angled adapters from Hubbell Marine help assure a secure flow of safe, reliable power of up to 50 amps under all climactic conditions.
Many Charles ISO BOOST and PM3 models are showing signs of their age, yet savvy houseboat owners aren't replacing them--they're retrofitting them to the latest technology.
Tenders always come in handy on a houseboat. For your tender needs, check out the new Argos Nautic 396 Yachting.
MarineMax has now become a Repair Provider for BoatUS Marine Insurance Program members.
With the Safashor Dock Model, boarding and exiting a vessel has never been safer.
BoatUS urges San Mateo County boaters to take advantage of a marine flare collection event to be held Saturday, Nov. 2, at Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay and Oyster Point Marina in South San Francisco.
The Sailing Convention for Women, presented by Gail Hine, is to be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club in Corona del Mar, California.
For owners who find themselves without access to typical marina power but want to use standard household current, SmartPlug can help.
Delta "T" Systems' new Euro Style Axial Replacement Fan offers superior performance and build quality, and is made in the USA for fast, easy delivery.
Nauti-Tech Systems debuted the Nauti-Combine V2 Series at IBEX. This groundbreaking line of products adds innovative enhancements that keep pace with modern yacht electrical needs and onboard network configurations.
One quick and easy way to update the look of a boat is to replace an old, dated bow light.
Dometic introduces new air conditioning unit with versatile compressor which eliminates the need of any voltage regulating devices and literary takes away national borders for vessels.
With the Glomeasy line from Glomex, it's fast and easy to install—and remove—high-performance VHF, AIS, FM and DAB antennas.
SeaSucker loads its 12 unique Accessory Kits with everything needed to start having fun right away. Ideal as a holiday gift, each collection is designed for a specific outdoor activity.
BoatUS shares some quick tips to ensure safe storage for boats until next season.
You might think that houseboats and dogs wouldn’t mix, but while it can be challenging to live with a dog on your houseboat, there are ways to overcome those challenges.
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.
Excerpts about standpipe concerns from a recent Houseboat forum. Do you have any questions or advice? Hop on the forum and join the conversation.
You may have to abandon ship in the winter. You might stay in an apartment or house. Either way, you can keep on making use of your houseboat even during the off-season in these ways.
A series of fun plaques from Bernard Engraving may seem official at first glance, but quickly raise a smile with their humorous messaging.
On behalf of everybody here at Houseboat Magazine, we'd like to wish you a Happy Halloween!
Have you ever thought of exploring some of the nation’s most ghostly towns by boat?
Taxes are one more area where liveaboards have different concerns, considerations and cautions compared to houseboat vacationers.
On the off-chance that just listening to the sounds of the water or the birds doesn’t seem to be doing the trick for relaxation, you’ll want to have some backup in tow.