So aside from the lifestyle benefits a big draw for people considering a liveaboard is the perceived reduction in cost of living. We currently rent in a 3 bedroom semi-detached home with a small garage, garden and driveway in Northampton, which really sets us back a fair amount a month, £850.00 to be precise. With […]Read more "How much does a Narrowboat cost?"
So armed with our list of what is a must on our Narrow home we started to look through the classified ads with a bit of a finer tooth comb. Ending up with a list of boats which were all strong potentials we began to arrange appointments to view them. So far all of the boats […]Read more "“You’ll know your narrowboat when you get on her”"
So once we finally understood that a Narrowboat isn’t just a Narrowboat and the budget was set it was time to start our search. Searching for a boat is much like searching for a second hand car. With the option of brokerage companies (Much like your used car forecourts) and private sellers. There are a […]Read more "The Narrowboat Check List"
And whilst it started as a bit of a joke, after a little bit of thought I had to agree. And so the investigation began into whether or not this could be something that would be a viable option, the one thing we couldn’t help but notice was a gaping hole in the information online […]Read more "“I’ve always liked the idea of a house boat” She said."