Exterior, House Building Type, Metal Roof Material, and Wood Siding Material When avid outdoorsman Richard Daigneault set out to create the ultimate, compact houseboat, his masterful woodworking skills and eco-friendly ethos produced a floating home so coveted that he launched a company to meet demand for his amphibious dwelling—with a starting price of $79,000 CAD (approximately $61,000 USD).  Photo 4 of 7 in Top 5 Homes of the Week That Are Strongly Connected to Bodies of Water from Favorites

Top 5 Homes of the Week That Are Strongly Connected to Bodies of Water

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When avid outdoorsman Richard Daigneault set out to create the ultimate, compact houseboat, his masterful woodworking skills and eco-friendly ethos produced a floating home so coveted that he launched a company to meet demand for his amphibious dwelling—with a starting price of $79,000 CAD (approximately $61,000 USD).