The £200 Millionaire

The £200 Millionaire A Story by Weston Martyr, 1932 My wife and I were sailing a hireling yacht through the waterways of Zeeland last summer, when one day a westerly gale drove us into the harbour of Dintelsas for shelter. A little green sloop, flying the Red Ensign,...
Houseboat Project Mistakes

Houseboat Project Mistakes

I don’t know if anyone watched a program called Grand Designs on Wednesday 14th March but if you did you will know that it was about a couple that purchased an old Thames lighter to convert into a houseboat. The program was very interesting for me to watch...
Buy or renovate a liveaboard boat?

Buy or renovate a liveaboard boat?

Buy or renovate? This is going to be a very personal choice but if you are not sure which way to go we have a few pointers for both. So let’s jump straight in and look at buying a boat ready to move aboard. If you are new to boating and are also thinking about...

Keeping Costs Down On Projects and Refits

If you are undertaking a large project boat or even a smaller refit to your existing boat you will want to keep the costs down as much as possible. In this article I am going to give you some tips on how to keep more of your money in your pocket and not through it in...
Boat cookers

Boat cookers

In this article we are going to discuss cookers and help you decide what type would suit you and the different types available. We all have to eat, even those that live on their boats so a cooker is a must for any liveaboard boat. As with most things, you get a choice...