• Real-Time Battery Monitor Now an Easy-to-Install Kit

    April 29, 2021
    News
    Veratron's new VL Flex Intelligent Battery Monitor Kit contains everything needed to deliver real-time battery health and status to the smallest dashboard.
  • Bravada Partners With Volvo Penta

    April 28, 2021
    Own
    Luxury houseboat manufacturer Bravada Yachts selected Volvo Penta as the propulsion provider of choice for the builder’s new Atlas V Series 80 x 22 custom lake houseboat, Invictus,
  • Be More Chill

    April 27, 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.
  • Clean Houseboats and Happy Boaters

    April 25, 2021
    Multimedia
    Jane Willow
    Bacteria, mold, and mildew can be found everywhere, from your office to your car, and yes, even in (and on) our beloved houseboats. Learn more about cleaning your houseboat in an eco-friendly way!
  • Speaking Like a Sailor

    April 24, 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.
  • Houseboat Restoration

    April 23, 2021
    News
    The sun's rays can leave houseboats looking old and neglected. With the right tools, like Shurhold's World's Best Dual Action Polisher and a jar of Buff Magic, it's simple to restore the you houseboat to its former glory.
  • Houseboat Tenants

    April 22, 2021
    News
    BoatUS News
    Here's a checklist from BoatUS Checklist on how to rent out your boat and keep out of hot water.
  • Containing Your Cords

    April 21, 2021
    News
    With the help of TruDesign's Saddle Base and Clip System, you can bring order to the seemingly endless yards of wire, cables, hoses and pipes on your houseboat.
  • Waves and Wages

    April 20, 2021
    News
    When it comes to renting out your houseboat, Boatsetter takes care of every insurance nuance and renter detail, so you can kick back, share their love of the water with others and let the cash roll in.
  • Making a Puppy's Forever Home On A Houseboat

    Web Exclusive April 19, 2021
    Feature
    Sarah Zayn
    Training a dog to be a boat dog is actually easier than it seems. So, how do you live with a dog on a houseboat? Follow the guide!
  • Bottoms Up

    April 18, 2021 Published in the March 2018 issue
    Multimedia
    Brady L. Kay
    The UV-LED water purifier is perfect for houseboaters and is designed for years of maintenance-free use.
  • Twelve Healthy Snacks for the Summer

    Web Exclusive April 16, 2021
    Here are 12 quick and fun recipes you can give a go to make sure everyone has the right kind of fuel to keep playing all summer long.
  • A Visor That Floats?!

    Web Exclusive April 15, 2021
    Product
    Having your hat blown off into the water never makes for a fun day on the houseboat. Luckily, there’s a hat for that—or rather, a visor.
  • Taking Cover

    Web Exclusive April 14, 2021
    News
    How would you like to spend the night on a river—without a boat?
  • Nine Ways to Protect Your Pooch

    Web Exclusive April 13, 2021
    All you have to do is stroll down the dock and peek at the other houseboats to grasp how much we love making our pets a part of the boating family. Of course, being on a houseboat brings its own unique set of safety measures.
  • Petite Porcelain Throne

    April 12, 2021
    Product
    Meet the Lite Flush, Jabsco’s electric toilet with low power consumption and style to boot.
  • Learning About Lake Powell!

    Web Exclusive April 11, 2021
    Lake Powell draws recreational boaters like kids to a candy store. Being such a famous houseboating hotspot, you probably already know everything there is to know about Lake Powell. Or do you?
  • Figuring Out Your Fusebox

    April 10, 2021
    Multimedia
    Warren Childers
    First and most importantly, a boat owner should never modify or add onto an electrical box.
  • Seven Points Marina

    April 09, 2021 Published in the May 2018 issue
    Rent
    Jessica Carpenter
    As the largest full-service marina in Pennsylvania, Seven Points Marina has everything you could need for a summer full of fun.
  • Japan's Floating Orbs

    April 08, 2021
    Feature
    Huis Ten Bosch, the Dutch-themed amusement park in Japan, is now offering floating hotel room pods! Just imagine the Pacific Ocean rocking you to sleep at night!
  • Interior Décor For Stylish Houseboating

    April 07, 2021
    Feature
    Katie Burke
    The great thing about buying a houseboat is the fiberglass/aluminum hull is going to last forever or at least for a really long time. But the décor within the boat? Not so much.
  • Cozy Houseboat Cabin

    April 06, 2021
    Multimedia
    Check out this video featuring a tiny floating cabin constructed on pontoons in New Zealand!
  • Pandemic Creates Huge Increase in Boat Sales

    April 05, 2021
    Multimedia, Feature
    Now that spring has sprung, the official boating season is well underway. A lot of boats have to get into the water and the pandemic has caused sales to skyrocket.
  • Back Deck Recipes: Easter Delicacies

    April 04, 2021
    Easter is coming up in just a few weeks! If you're looking for some new ideas to make a special holiday feast, look no further.
  • Whether the Weather

    April 03, 2021
    Product
    The INO Weather Pro is the first handheld device to combine weather data with lightning detection, making it easier for boaters to make informed safety decisions while they’re out on the water when the weather turns foul.
  • Easy Easter Decore

    Web Exclusive April 02, 2021
    If you want to bring more Easter cheer onboard your houseboat but you’re well aware that the holiday is only a few days away, it sounds like you’re in need of some last-minute ideas that are as quick as they are cheap and festive.
  • 5 Surveyor Suggestions

    April 01, 2021
    Multimedia
    For many people, buying a boat is the second largest purchase they will make in their lifetime, and at the center of this process is your friendly marine surveyor.