• Billy Chapman's Gibson Houseboats

    January 31, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Billy Chapman Jr. is a recent buyer of two used Wide Body 59-foot Gibson houseboats.
  • Train Your Dog to Wear a Life Jacket

    Web Exclusive January 30, 2019
    Multimedia
    By John Woods
    We all love our dogs and want them to be safe on our houseboats. Check out these four hacks on how to train you dog to wear a life jacket!
  • Save Space With SeaSucker

    January 29, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    There never seems like enough space on a houseboat for everything, but SeaSucker helps solve this problem with innovative vacuum mounted accessories.
  • Houseboat Sinks on New Melones

    January 27, 2019
    News
    New Melones Lake Marina reported that Robert Taylor's 50-foot houseboat had been capsized and sunk by the winter storm on New Melones, Cal.
  • Iosso's Live Well Cleaner

    January 26, 2019
    Multimedia
    Martin Flory Group
    Houseboaters all know that funky smell when opening a cooler, refrigerator or live well. It's simple to get rid of that annoying smell and keep it away with Iosso Products' Live Well Cleaner.
  • Dog Etiquette Rules

    Web Exclusive January 25, 2019
    Multimedia
    By John Woods
    Whether you live on a houseboat or you’re coming to visit for the day, if you have a dog, it’s vital for both their safety and the safety of everyone else that you help them stick to some important etiquette rules.
  • Jim Healy's Eco-Sea Cottage

    January 24, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Jim Healy and his wife Colleen, along with their three cats, have been living happily on their Eco-Sea Cottage for the past five years in Boston, Mass.
  • To Your Health!

    January 23, 2019
    Feature
    Brandon Barrus
    Here are some realistic houseboating resolutions you can (and should) keep for 2019.
  • Pop-Up Cleats

    January 22, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    Accon Marine's 202 Series Pop-Up® Cleats retract into the deck or gunwale, providing a smooth, elegant appearance, and with the touch of a button, they pop up ready for use.
  • Advice For First-time Buyers

    January 21, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
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    Check out this advice from houseboat brokers to first-time buyers.
  • Dual Coax and Coax-Ethernet Inlets

    January 20, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    With SmartPlug Systems' new Dual Coax and Coax-Ethernet Inlets, it's never been easier to connect to a cable TV or Internet data source on your houseboat.
  • Floating Tiny Cabin

    January 19, 2019
    Multimedia
    Check out this video featuring a tiny floating cabin constructed on pontoons in New Zealand!
  • Remote Vessel Monitoring

    January 18, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    Albin Pump Marine's new Bilge Boat Monitor System provides real-time critical onboard system data—as well as its location—at an affordable price point.
  • Affordable On-Water Boat Training

    January 17, 2019
    Multimedia
    BoatUS
    BoatUS and a host of key partners are giving new boater and current boat owners the confidence, skills and much-needed practice behind the wheel with the official launch of the BoatUS Foundation On-Water Training Program.
  • Smart Macerator Controls

    January 16, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    Raritan's Smart Macerator Control provides comprehensive protection for macerator pumps with smart new technology.
  • Donna Hart's Destination Houseboat

    January 15, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Donna Hart loves her 50- by 14-foot Condo Series Destination houseboat.
  • Shared Ownership On Lake Powell

    January 14, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    Emily FitzPatrick
    Learn more about Shared Ownerships on Lake Powell.
  • 10 Inspiring Houseboats

    January 13, 2019
    Multimedia
    Check out this video from Minds Eye Design featuring 10 inspiring houseboats!
  • Home is on a Houseboat

    Web Exclusive January 12, 2019
    Feature
    Kennedy Ray
    In the middle of Seattle you can find Lake Union, and on Lake Union you’ll find the home of Rome Ventura who has lived her whole life on or near the waters of this magnificent lake.
  • Marine Fire-Suppression Fluids and Gases

    January 11, 2019
    Multimedia
    Martin Flory Group
    There's a great deal of misinformation within the marine industry regarding fire suppression agents. Sea-Fire Marine cuts through the chatter with a brief history and comparison of agents common on board vessels the world over.
  • Kevin Kennedy's Bravada Houseboat

    January 10, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Kevin Kennedy and his family of eight have been frequenting Lake Powell for a number of years and they’ve enjoyed it so much that they finally decided to take the leap and build their own houseboat—a 16- by 70-foot Bravada V70 Legacy.
  • LEGO Riverside Houseboat

    Web Exclusive January 09, 2019
    Multimedia
    The LEGO Group has a brand new set for 2019 that’s absolutely perfect for kids that love to houseboat—the LEGO Creator 3-in-1 Riverside Houseboat!
  • Natural Cleaning With Shurhold's Moldaway

    January 08, 2019
    News
    Clean your houseboat the natural way with Moldaway from Shurhold Industries.
  • What’s Next?

    January 07, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Brady L. Kay
    Find out what's trending in the houseboating world according to different manufacturers.
  • The Big Chill

    January 06, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Multimedia
    Shannon Stockwell
    If you’re out on the houseboat this time of year, it’s likely a bit chilly. No matter your age you’ll want to make sure you’re taking all the precautions necessary to stay warm and healthy.
  • View from the Bottom

    January 05, 2019 Published in the February 2009 issue
    Multimedia
    Ted A. Thompson
    I’m a crawfish. I could tell you my scientific name, but you probably couldn’t pronounce it and I have a feeling you don’t really care.
  • CO2 Safety on Houseboats

    January 04, 2019 Published in the February 2009 issue
    Multimedia
    Janet Groene with Gordon Groene
    You may never swim off the boat and may never be downwind from exhaust fumes, but CO’s dangers deserve a fresh look.
  • Jim Loveland's Adonia Houseboat

    January 03, 2019
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Jim Loveland’s 22- by 92-foot Adonia houseboat was completed and hit the water early last spring and his whole family has been over the moon with excitement.
  • Happy New Year!

    January 01, 2019
    Multimedia
    On behalf of everyone here at Houseboat Magazine, we'd like to wish you a Happy New Year!