• Coming To A Show Near You

    February 28, 2019
    Multimedia
    By Brady L. Kay
    For those hoping to see a houseboat on display at a major boat show, I am happy to report the wait is finally over.
  • Nauti-Combine

    February 27, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    Nauti-Tech has enhanced its popular Nauti-Combine. The device now manages the switching between two generators and two transformers, making it a complete source management solution.
  • Taxes: A Moving Target

    February 26, 2019
    Multimedia
    Janet Groene
    While neither this column nor this magazine give tax advice, we encourage you to start asking questions, keeping records, watching the tax code and conferring with your own tax advisors.
  • Ken Harlan's Twin Anchor Houseboats

    February 25, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Ken Harlan, the owner of Seven Bays Marina in Washington, owns 11 Twin Anchor houseboats and rents them out to customers.
  • Sumptuous 10-Foot RIB Render

    February 24, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    If you're in the market for a tender, Argos Nautic offers the 305 Yachting. This head-turning tender delivers lithe, pulse-quickening performance in a sumptuously comfortable 10-foot package.
  • Attracting Attention

    February 23, 2019
    Multimedia
    Joan Wenner, J.D.
    Here's a closer look at boat noise laws.
  • Sea Hawk-XL Dual Color LED Floodlights

    February 22, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    With Hella marine's Sea Hawk-XL Dual Color LED Floodlights, one incredibly rugged and compact fixture is all that's needed to bathe an area with the ideal light for the situation at hand.
  • Rick Wilson's Thoroughbred Houseboat

    February 21, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    A couple of years ago, Rick Wilson and his family invested in a 21- by 100-foot Thoroughbred Houseboat and they have been living it up ever since.
  • Fire in Scappoose

    February 20, 2019
    News
    Kennedy Ray
    One of the largest structure fires Columbia County has ever seen destroyed three houseboats at Multnomah Channel Yacht Club Moorage in Scappoose, Ore.
  • Living on the Water

    Web Exclusive February 19, 2019
    Multimedia
    Kennedy Ray
    Moving from the cramped land to houseboat and floating home communities could be the answer to housing crises around the world!
  • Tammy Dunn's Sunstar Houseboat

    February 18, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Tammy Dunn and her husband bought their 2018 20- by 90-foot Sunstar Houseboat in June, and they couldn’t be more pleased.
  • Love Seat or Dock Box?

    February 17, 2019
    News
    Dock boxes are incredibly useful for storage, but not too comfortable to sit on. The Waterside Lounger from Better Way Products is different. It holds an astounding 14 cu. ft., and provides a comfortable spot for two to sit, relax and enjoy being by the w
  • Year-Round Houseboat Living Cost

    February 16, 2019
    Multimedia
    Kennedy Ray
    Explore what it takes to live the dream of making your houseboat your home by learning how much it costs.
  • Craig Thomas's SummerSun Houseboat Rental

    February 15, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Craig Thomas recently rented one of Lee’s Ford Marina’s SummerSun Houseboats and he was completely blown away.
  • Barb Mastro's Sumerset Houseboat

    February 14, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Barb Mastro and her husband could not be more excited for the upcoming summer because they’ll get to experience their brand-new, custom-built 16- by 67-foot Sumerset Houseboat to the fullest.
  • Women's Sailing Conference

    February 13, 2019
    News
    BoatUS
    Beginning and experienced woman sailors can jump-start their sailing lives by heading to the National Women’s Sailing Association (NWSA) slated for Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the Corinthian Yacht Club in Marblehead, Massachusetts.
  • Houseboat Community in Ontario

    Web Exclusive February 12, 2019
    Multimedia
    Kennedy Ray
    “I looked at all these spots and thought, what if you were to allow people to have houseboats at Ontario Place year-round?”
  • Mike Rorie's Stardust Houseboat

    February 11, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Mike Rorie finished building his 20- by 105-foot Stardust houseboat in October 2017 and proceeded to have a phenomenal season with the boat this past summer.
  • Engine Room Ventilation Control

    February 10, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    Delta "T" Systems has unveiled its new, next-generation P/T6 Engine Room Ventilation Controller, which is ideal for houseboats.
  • Albin's New Water Heater

    February 09, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    Owners of smaller houseboats might want to check out Albin Pump Marine's new 5.8-gallon Premium Electric Square Water Heater. It's ideal for galleys, showers and transom wash-downs.
  • Protect Your Houseboat

    February 08, 2019
    News
    We love our houseboats so it's a good idea to protect them from damage and theft. Innovative ZigBoat™ from Glomex Marine Antennas provides you access to critical vessel information when away.
  • Gabe Robinson's Sailabration Houseboat

    February 07, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Multimedia
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Gabe Robinson has owned his 16- by 80-foot Sailabration houseboat for just over a year now and he’s been having the time of his life as a full-time liveaboard.
  • DIY Houseboat

    Web Exclusive February 06, 2019
    Multimedia
    Kennedy Ray
    Bonnie started out looking at tiny homes, but when she got talking to a boat building friend, the conversation led to the decision of building a houseboat.
  • Quick Reference Cards

    February 05, 2019
    Multimedia
    Martin Flory Group
    With Quick Reference Cards from Davis Instruments, it's easy to learn everything from the boating basics to a specialized field of seamanship. It's accurate information at a glance and quicker than an Internet search.
  • Pat Pendleton's Harbor Cottage

    February 04, 2019 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Pat Pendleton designed and launched her 16- by 84-foot Harbor Cottage houseboat at Lake Cumberland, Ky., back in May 2017 and she’s never looked back.
  • Pop-Up Countertop Outlets

    February 03, 2019
    News
    Martin Flory Group
    Electrical outlets in a houseboat galley or head are typically located on a wall or the side of cabinetry, and often too far away from where they're needed. Hubbell Marine's new Countertop Receptacles install discretely in the countertop.
  • The Utah Boat Show

    February 01, 2019
    News
    Attend one of the biggest houseboating shows in the west!