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  • Reader Submission Photos

    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!

  • A Stroll Down Houseboat Row

    "I recently took a stroll down a row of vintage houseboats, but in reality it felt more like a stroll down memory lane."

  • Houseboating: The Best Summer Sport

    As far as summer sports are concerned, houseboating is clearly at the top of the list.

  • The Big Trip

    Dawn Brodey traveled part of the Great Loop in her 1974 houseboat and she had quite the adventure.

  • Living On A Fixer-Upper?

    Before you buy that houseboat, let’s talk about pros and cons of living on board during an extensive renovation.

  • A Perfectly-Sized Getaway

    Taking the tiny house trend to the next level, Tine Houseboat Adventures rents out their two tiny houseboats to guests who enjoy being on the water in the great outdoors and exploring new places in Florida.

  • Weighty Matters

    It’s only human nature that you, as a liveaboard, carry too much stuff on board. Here are some tips to lighten the load.


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    Protect Outdoor Fabrics

    Boat covers, cushions, and patio umbrellas are all outdoor fabrics that require a modest amount of care to maintain their appearance and keep them functioning properly. By following a few simple routines, these fabrics can provide years of service.

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    Safe DC Power for Electric Reel Systems

    Large electric fishing reels typically use DC power, yet finding suitable marine-grade outlets and plugs for electrical connections can be challenging. Not anymore with Hubbell Marine's DC-rated solution for powering rigs.

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    Oracle Lighting Celebrates 20th Anniversary

    Oracle Lighting is celebrating its 20th anniversary as one of the market leaders in creating high quality lighting products and innovative LED solutions for the automotive/12Volt, powersports, motorcycle, and marine markets.

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    No More Dropping Your Devices

    The Naked Flex Mount modular system installs almost anywhere and holds a wide range of devices, whether it's a GPS on the helm, GoPro capturing wakeboard action or tablet.

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    Expect More E15 This Summer

    The Environmental Protection Agency recently waived Clean Air Act provisions and eliminated the three-and-a-half-month blackout period on the sale of E15 (15% ethanol) fuel during the summer months.

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    Boating Multi-Tool

    The DPA-4 Deck Plate Key from Beckson Marine is a super-convenient multi-tool that makes loosening screw-out, pry-out and twist-out models fast and effortless.

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    Mooring Cleats/Lifting Eyes

    Accon Marine has cut some of the clutter down on boat decks with its 209 Series Lifting Cleats which combine lifting eyes and mooring cleats into a single component.

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    Get the Party Started!

    ASA Electronics is bringing modern technology and style to the houseboating with the Marine Audio MA110 App Ready Bluetooth Stereo.

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    The Heat's On!

    Whether for warming your houseboat on a cool summer evening or extending the boating season into autumn, a Webasto air heater creates comfort on board.

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    Fortress Marine Direct-To-Consumer Sales

    Fortress Marine Anchors launched a direct-to-consumer sales platform on its new website, featuring a selection guide and informational videos.

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    Want to Improve Boating?

    The BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water Grassroots Grant program provides local groups up to $10,000 to help educate boaters on safe and clean boating topics.

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    Teaser Reel

    Normally, adding the equipment means drilling holes in your houseboat, but with the new SeaSucker Teaser Reel, it's as easy as a few quick pumps to the Vacuum Mounts. And when the fishing is over, it's simply released and stowed out of the way.

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    No Shocks

    The GFCI Duplex Receptacle from Hubbell Marine is an electrical outlet capable of monitoring and shutting itself to prevent the risk on electric shock.

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    It’s BBQ Time!

    Nothing beats barbecuing on your houseboat, and Kenyon’s Floridian Portable Grill is the perfect match for hungry houseboaters.

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    Bright and Clean Teak

    With Iosso Teak Cleaner, it's simple to clean and brighten weathered wood naturally without harsh chemicals on your houseboat.

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    Hold My Drink

    Accon Marine's innovative single and double drink holders utilize a thin, quick-release base that fits nearly anywhere on your houseboat.

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  • Sound Advice

    Ryan Anderson, a specialist in noise control, gives advice on how to keep your houseboat peacefully quiet.

  • Nothing to Sneeze At

    Check out these allergy-busting tips.

  • Baby Safety on a Houseboat

    When it comes to having your baby on board a houseboat, there are some things to keep in mind before you set sail.

  • Happy 4th of July!

    Happy 4th of July from all of us at Houseboat Magazine!

  • Home Sweet Dockominium

    Dock space can be an excellent real estate investment. Waterfront property can grow or even skyrocket in value. Your dock might even bring in rental income when you’re out cruising.

  • Back Deck Recipes: Summer Barbeque

    Check out these tasty summer recipes!

  • Top 10 Destinations for the 4th of July

    The boating experts at Boatsetter have compiled their guide to the 10 best destinations to go for this spectacular summer holiday

  • Surviving 4th of July

    With Independence day just around the corner, here are some tips from BoatUS on how to stay safe on the water during the holiday.

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    Here are 7 ways you can improve your sleep while afloat.