Yes, with the right house boat plans, you can start building your own now yes, with house boat plans, you can build a houseboat. when it comes to planning building a. 1805 george avenue annapolis, maryland 21401 usa © 2017 chesapeake light craft, llc all rights reserved. reproduction in whole or in part without written permission. This is an enlarged version of the flat skiff 11′ 6". she requires two more sheets of plywood but is still very easy and fast to build. if you ever thought of buying.