• Top 10 Destinations for the 4th of July

    June 30, 2019
    The boating experts at Boatsetter have compiled their guide to the 10 best destinations to go for this spectacular summer holiday
  • Mooring Cleats/Lifting Eyes

    June 28, 2019
    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.
  • Get the Party Started!

    June 26, 2019
    ASA Electronics is bringing modern technology and style to the houseboating with the Marine Audio MA110 App Ready Bluetooth Stereo.
  • Surviving 4th of July

    June 25, 2019
    BoatUS News
    With Independence day just around the corner, here are some tips from BoatUS on how to stay safe on the water during the holiday.
  • Living On A Fixer-Upper?

    June 24, 2019 Published in the May 2019 issue
    Janet Groene
    Before you buy that houseboat, let’s talk about pros and cons of living on board during an extensive renovation.
  • The Heat's On!

    June 23, 2019
    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.
  • First Time Sleeping on a Houseboat?

    Web Exclusive June 22, 2019
    Jane Willow
    Here are 7 ways you can improve your sleep while afloat.
  • Fortress Marine Direct-To-Consumer Sales

    June 21, 2019
    Fortress Marine Anchors launched a direct-to-consumer sales platform on its new website, featuring a selection guide and informational videos.
  • Weighty Matters

    June 19, 2019 Published in the March 2014 issue
    Janet Groene, with Gordon Groene
    It’s only human nature that you, as a liveaboard, carry too much stuff on board. Here are some tips to lighten the load.
  • Want to Improve Boating?

    June 18, 2019
    BoatUS News
    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.
  • Maintenance Q&A with Warren

    June 17, 2019 Published in the May 2019 issue
    Warren Childers, Sunstar Yacht Sales & Brokerage
    Learn about replacing rudders, issues with generators, and deck bumper materials with Warren
  • Avoiding Rookie Mistakes

    June 16, 2019
    Hannah Smith
    Here are the top 12 most common mistakes new and experienced boaters should be aware of.
  • Teaser Reel

    June 15, 2019
    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.
  • 6 Ways to Be Green This Summer

    June 13, 2019
    BoatUS News
    All across America boating season has begun. With some help from the BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water, here are six ways boaters can help keep waters clean.
  • Worldwide Houseboat Rentals

    June 12, 2019 Published in the March 2018 issue
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    A few of years ago, some friends in Amsterdam got together with a dream to share their passion for houseboating with the world. Together they founded BookaHouseboat!
  • No Shocks

    June 11, 2019
    The GFCI Duplex Receptacle from Hubbell Marine is an electrical outlet capable of monitoring and shutting itself to prevent the risk on electric shock.
  • It’s BBQ Time!

    June 10, 2019 Published in the May 2019 issue
    Nothing beats barbecuing on your houseboat, and Kenyon’s Floridian Portable Grill is the perfect match for hungry houseboaters.
  • Bright and Clean Teak

    June 09, 2019
    With Iosso Teak Cleaner, it's simple to clean and brighten weathered wood naturally without harsh chemicals on your houseboat.
  • Green Houseboat Upkeep

    June 08, 2019
    Jane Willow
    Simple steps in selecting cleaning options for your houseboat can be of great benefit for the health of people, boats, and the environment at large.
  • Hold My Drink

    June 07, 2019
    Accon Marine's innovative single and double drink holders utilize a thin, quick-release base that fits nearly anywhere on your houseboat.
  • State Dock Lake Cumberland Boat Show

    June 05, 2019
    Don’t miss the State Dock Lake Cumberland Boat show this weekend from June 7-9th. There will be around 90-100 boats (including houseboats) on display! Plus admission is free!
  • Houseboats & Lizards

    June 04, 2019
    Johnathan David
    A pet lizard is a great choice for a houseboat. Lizards are relatively easy to care for and usually take up little space, making them a great choice for a small and unconventional residence.
  • New Louvered Closure

    June 04, 2019
    The new Louvered Closure from Delta "T" Systems has the outward appearance of a traditional vent, but features an integrated, vertically oriented aluminum damper hidden within.
  • Reader Submission Photos

    June 03, 2019
    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!
  • Docking Made Easy

    June 02, 2019
    Docking can be nerve-wracking at times, but Nauti-Tech's new Wave Marine M880 simplifies everything by dynamically controlling engines, thrusters and other devices.
  • No More Messy Clutter

    June 01, 2019
    With the newly redesigned Utility Hook from SeaSucker, there's a spot to hang almost anything—above deck or below.