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Houseboat INSIDER - play time over, school, kids, routine
September 29, 2012

Since autumn arrived last week, you've likely noticed that there's less people at the docks and on the water. It's still a great time of year to enjoy the arrival of fall and those great getaway weekends.

What do you enjoy doing on these cooler weekends on your houseboat? Take a moment to tell us where you do your houseboating AND what you enjoy about your boat during the fall season… Tell us here…

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I want to thank you, yes you, because every month I am amazed and truly appreciate all the new subscribers we add to the monthly Houseboat Insider. Your support really does plays an integeral part in the success and growth of the website.

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Statistics show that not all the Houseboat Insider subscribers actually own a houseboat, some may be looking to buy a used boat, or maybe looking to buy a new boat, or maybe to transport a boat, or looking to finance a boat, or possibly looking for a great vacation rental deal?

Be Safe:

I hope you have a great weekend, and please, have fun and be safe.

Safe houseboating, IAN.

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