• Luxury Marine Steering Wheel Has Appealing Price

    August 31, 2021
    News
    The 14" Schmitt & Ongaro Marine Model 30 has a hand-feel suggesting a high-end automobile, but at a price that makes it the perfect complement to ski boats, runabouts, RIBs, pontoons and other small vessels.
  • In Search of Silence

    August 30, 2021
    Live
    Lindee Anderson
    "Thanks to Wahweap Marina, I felt some of that regenerative golden energy as I experienced some of the secrets that Lake Powell offers."
  • Restoring Stainless Steel is Quick and Easy With Buff Magic

    August 29, 2021
    News
    Restoration is quick and easy with Innovation Award-winning Buff Magic and a Shurhold Clean-N-Simple tip.
  • Baby On Board

    August 28, 2021
    Live
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Baby-proofing a houseboat is no small matter, as Forrest and Kayleigh Packebush can tell you.
  • BT Controller Provides Ready Command of Bluetooth Devices

    August 27, 2021
    News
    For ready access to your device's controls when on a boat, golf car, motorcycle or UTV, it's hard to beat the award-winning Infinity by Harman INF-BC4 Pre-Amp Bluetooth Controller from Prospec Electronics.
  • Living With No Fear

    August 26, 2021
    Own
    It’s nearly impossible to visit a major marina and not find at least one Gibson Houseboat.
  • Speaking Like a Sailor

    August 25, 2021
    Multimedia
    Joan Wenner
    Nautical ceremonies are something virtually every boater enjoys, whether informally at the yacht club or watching some great occasion in admiralty via the media.
  • Heidi-Ho: A Tiny Houseboat

    Web Exclusive August 24, 2021
    Own
    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.
  • Hubbell Adapter Converts 30A Pedestal Power to 15A

    August 23, 2021
    News
    With a Hubbell Marine HBL105GF adapter, it's easy to use a 30A 125V marina power pedestal to run 15A 125V devices.
  • From Start To Finish

    August 22, 2021
    Own
    By Heather Magda Serrano
    Although the Kennedy family has owned houseboats before, this is the first time they’ve ever custom built one from start to finish. In the end they’re getting exactly what they wanted—a completely customized Bravada houseboat.
  • 7 Reasons to Move onto a Houseboat

    Web Exclusive August 21, 2021
    Own
    By Boat Trader
    Whether you’re looking for a change of pace or a change of scenery, moving to a houseboat may be just the thing you need to take your landlubbing life to a whole new level.
  • Be More Chill

    August 20, 2021
    News
    As summer draws near, houseboaters rely on air conditioners to sleep comfortably. Using the revolutionary SmartPlug not only greatly improves onboard safety, but allows boaters the worry-free rest they need.
  • Cozy Houseboat Cabin

    August 19, 2021
    Multimedia
    Check out this video featuring a tiny floating cabin constructed on pontoons in New Zealand!
  • Ritchie Explorer F-50 Compass

    August 18, 2021
    News
    Compactly sized for skiffs, small dual and center consoles, pontoons and sailboats, it provides the critical information needed to safely return to shore no matter the weather or light.
  • Take Two: Giving Houseboating Another Chance

    August 17, 2021
    Advertise, Own
    Rolland Bartle's journey with his houseboat, improving and loving it over time.
  • Reminder for Paddleboarders

    August 16, 2021
    News
    Joan Wenner
    As most boaters know stand-up paddleboarding has grown more popular with each passing season, and even if you don’t participate yourself, often they and related gear are carried aboard a boat for kids and guests.
  • Operating a Houseboat and Other Tips

    Web Exclusive August 15, 2021
    Rent
    Tiffany Harper
    Once you learn the ropes in houseboat operation, it's all smooth sailing.
  • Hubbell Adapter Ensures Safe Shorepower Connectivity

    August 14, 2021
    News
    The YQ100PLUS Intelligent Y Adapter from Hubbell Marine safely powers any 100A, 125/250V AC boat from two 50A, 125/250V dockside AC receptacles.
  • 20 Life Hacks

    August 13, 2021 Published in the July 2017 issue
    Multimedia
    Austa Cook
    Here are 20 of our favorite houseboat life hacks that we personally can’t wait to try out.
  • Glomex Resets the Bar With Two New Internet Antennas

    August 12, 2021
    News
    Available exclusively from GA Communications, the Glomex weBBoat® 4G Plus EVO and 4G Pro EVO deliver secure and reliable residential-quality connectivity, plus all the benefits the innovative EVO series offers.
  • A Stroll Down Houseboat Row

    August 11, 2021
    Live
    By Brady L. Kay
    "I recently took a stroll down a row of vintage houseboats, but in reality it felt more like a stroll down memory lane."
  • Clean Fire Extinguishing Agents Superior to Aerosol Solutions

    August 10, 2021
    News
    Sea-Fire Marine engineered or pre-engineered a solution using clean extinguishing agent 3M™ Novec™ 1230, generically FK-5112, the safe and effective suppression solution.
  • Rollin’ The Dice

    August 09, 2021 Published in the November 2019 issue
    Own
    When Dennis Robinson decided to take on a major renovation project on an old out-of-commission rental houseboat, the name Yachtzee seemed appropriate.
  • Accon Fender Hangers are Faster and Safer Than Knots

    August 08, 2021
    News
  • Houseboat Safety 101

    August 07, 2021
    Rent
    Joshua Hodge
    The nature of most houseboat vacations demands that you be prepared. Here are some tips for better safety on a houseboat.
  • New Veratron Premium Dash Gauge is Ideal for Small Boats

    August 06, 2021
    News
    The first in its new VMH line of premium marine gauges, the Veratron VMH 35 was engineered for single inboard or outboard engine applications.
  • From Boards to Boat

    Web Exclusive August 05, 2021
    Own
    By Shandra Batemon
    Down in Jacksonville, Florida, a housing contractor was about to get the biggest birthday surprise of his life. 34-year-old Aaron Leon was on his way to a skiing trip to celebrate his birthday, when he passed a broken-down mess of a houseboat.
  • Mississippi Houseboat

    August 03, 2021
    Multimedia
    Wes Modes built a traditional barge-bottom houseboat in his backyard in California and transported it to Minnesota to begin his journey down the Mississippi.
  • What Boat Names Tell Us

    August 02, 2021
    Multimedia
    With lives upended, some recreational boat owners have chosen to reflect on the times when selecting a name for their boat.
  • To Your Health!

    August 01, 2021
    Feature
    Brandon Barrus
    Here are some realistic houseboating resolutions you can (and should) keep for 2021.