• Fountain of Youth for Boats

    August 31, 2019
    News
    Fiberglass Reconditioner from Iosso Products is the fountain of youth for boats. In one easy step, it takes a dull and lifeless finish and restores its deep, rich color and high-gloss shine.
  • Nautical Pet Products

    August 30, 2019 Published in the July 2019 issue
    Multimedia
    Emily FitzPatrick
    Pets have a variety of needs and we’ve compiled a list of nautical pet products to make sure you satisfy them all.
  • Outlets With USB Ports

    August 29, 2019
    News
    Hubbell Marine USB receptacles have room for both electronics and two- or three-pronged connections in a stylish design that's still a standard size.
  • Marina Manners

    August 28, 2019
    Feature
    Janet Groene, with Gordon Groene
    You may find yourself docked or anchored with only a few feet between your houseboat and the neighbors’ parties, engine exhaust, cooking odors, barking dog, barbecue smoke and loudspeakers. How can you be a better neighbor?
  • Never Litter Again

    August 27, 2019
    News
    SeaSucker's Waste Band is a simple, removable garbage bag holder that's mounted on any clean, hard surface.
  • Never Looking Back

    August 26, 2019 Published in the July 2019 issue
    Feature
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    After over 25 years of living on a houseboat, Christine and Tom Pulkrabek laugh at the notion of living on land.
  • Time for a Brite Wash

    August 25, 2019
    News
    Brite Wash from Shurhold is safe to use on any onboard surface. Without stripping wax or polish, it leaves a brilliant, clean finish and is biodegradable, so harmless to aquatic life.
  • Writing Houseboat Advertisements

    Web Exclusive August 24, 2019
    Multimedia
    Nora Mork
    Making the decision to sell a houseboat is certainly not easy, and once you've decided it may be even harder to write the houseboat for sale advertisement.
  • Protect Your Lines

    August 23, 2019
    News
    Secure® Removable Chafe Guards from Davis Instruments are the quick and easy solution to protect braided and three-strand cordage in high-wear areas, while increasing their usable lifespans.
  • Seal the Deal with Rubber Seal Conditioner

    August 22, 2019
    News
    3-IN-ONE RVcare Rubber Seal Conditioner will protect the rubber seals on your houseboat windows, doors, compartments, and hatches.
  • Safety Tips For Senior Dogs

    Web Exclusive August 21, 2019
    Multimedia
    Steffan Kasula
    Check out these simple safety tips for living with a senior dog on a houseboat.
  • Remove Gunk the Natural Way

    August 20, 2019
    News
    Bio-based Safe-T-Solve™ from Iosso Products easily cleans the most stubborn messes using no harmful volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Its biodegradable composition requires no special handling.
  • Protecting Our Most Precious

    August 19, 2019 Published in the July 2019 issue
    Multimedia
    Janet Groene
    Check out these tips to protect kids, cats and dogs from the unique hazards of living on the water.
  • Always Within Reach

    August 18, 2019
    News
    With SeaSucker's Paper Towel Holder, a clean sheet is always at hand, whether in the salon or on the side of your houseboat. Made in the USA, it mounts temporarily—but with astounding strength—to most clean, non-porous surfaces without leaving a mark.
  • 3 Ways to Reduce Plastic Waste and Pollution

    August 17, 2019
    Multimedia
    BoatUS
    Here are three tips from the nonprofit BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water to help boaters reduce plastic waste and pollution while on the water.
  • Staying Safe and Secure

    Web Exclusive August 16, 2019
    Feature
    Jane Willow
    While choosing to stay on a houseboat is without a doubt the best decision you can possibly make if you are in search of free living, your new-found freedom does not mean that you become immune crime.
  • Rent It Out

    August 15, 2019
    News
    Boathouse Auctions
    Whether moving into another boat or taking a break from ownership, the selling phase is the perfect time to list with Boatsetter.
  • Narrow Boat Life

    August 14, 2019
    Multimedia
    Anna and Kath live on a narrow boat in London with their two cats.
  • Staying on Course

    August 13, 2019
    News
    GPS receivers and other digital technologies transformed marine navigation, but they're no substitute for a compass, especially when there's no power. The HF-743 Helmsman Flush Mount CombiDial has all the superior build quality and features Ritchie Naviga
  • Houseboat Rental & Marina Guide

    August 12, 2019 Published in the July 2019 issue
    Feature
    Vanessa Oler
    The new Houseboat Rental & Marina Guide has two components: a fully-searchable online database and a digital flipbook inserted into each digital issue of Houseboat magazine.
  • Raritan Extends Warranty

    August 11, 2019
    News
    Raritan Engineering's top-quality Sani/Flex Odor Shield is renowned as one of the most durable and flexible sanitation hoses available, and now its warranty against odor permeation has been extended to an impressive 10 years.
  • Sun Protection

    August 10, 2019
    News
    BullFrog Sunscreen offers the perfect products for active houseboaters. All of their sunscreens are fast absorbing, PABA-free, oil-free and non-greasy.
  • Get Groovy

    Web Exclusive August 09, 2019
    News
    The Groove Vest combines the enjoyment of listening to music with the safety of an impact vest and was created by riders for riders.
  • 6 Things to Know Before Purchasing a Houseboat as Your Primary Home

    Web Exclusive August 08, 2019
    Feature
    By Ellie Coverdale
    If you find yourself drifting away from the mainstream concrete and anchored houses that line streets in rows, a boat may be an attractive option to you. However, buying a houseboat is rather different to purchasing a home.
  • America’s Anglers Reach Record-Breaking Diversity

    August 07, 2019
    Multimedia
    2019 Special Report on fishing reveals all-time high female and Hispanic participation.
  • Quick Fix

    August 06, 2019
    News
    Whether below the waterline or undercarriage, Fix15 delivers massive holding strength. FixTech's founding product, it's a high-quality, single-component adhesive sealant that bonds underwater and is paintable.
  • Delicious Boating Recipes

    August 05, 2019 Published in the July 2019 issue
    Multimedia
    Bob Johndrow’s cookbook Boat Cooking and Entertaining just recently hit the shelves and it’s packed with scrumptious recipes.
  • Preparing for the Seasons

    Web Exclusive August 04, 2019
    Feature
    Jane Willow
    It might be hot now, but this is the best time of year to prepare your houseboat for winter.
  • Better Safe Than Sorry

    August 03, 2019
    News
    CamBoat™ from Glomex Marine Antennas is a cost-effective measure to help prevent break-ins on your houseboat and provide valuable information to recover stolen property should the worst happen.
  • Heidi-Ho: A Tiny Houseboat

    Web Exclusive August 02, 2019
    Feature
    Natalia Green
    The idea of a pontoon boat functioning as a houseboat might sound a bit far-fetched, but Scott Cronk has found a way to make it work with the Heidi-Ho, a houseboat he designed and built himself.
  • Le Boat's 2020 Special Early Bird Discounts and Brochure

    August 01, 2019
    Feature
    Le Boat has released its new 2020 brochure. To mark the launch, the company is offering savings up to 25 percent off on 2020 cruises booked before Sept 2, 2019.