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Three day rule can enrich camping experience

By Gerry BruderWhen I was a new RVer, I rushed from campground to campground like a shopper scurrying through the aisles at a department...

Dyson handheld vacuum: easily stored, perfect for RVers

By Eric Brotman RVtravel.comAt least one portable, efficient and lightweight vacuum cleaner is popular among RVers, and others, around the world. Look at the packaging...

How to troubleshoot electronically controlled RV appliances

By Russ and Tiña De MarisPerhaps some of the most mysterious of RV technical issues surrounds electronically controlled appliances. 'Back in the old days,'...

Let Google fix your RV

By Bob DifleyIn the early days when many of us were just starting our RV lifestyle, keeping our RVs repaired usually required a trip...

Traveling burger grilling done safely

By Russ and Tiña De MarisIt was J. Wellington Wimpy, Popeye's sidekick, who oft pled: "I'll gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today."...

Floor or wall heat registers – which are best for you?

By Dave HelgesonThere are many items to consider when purchasing an RV. Type, length, floor plan, color scheme, number of beds, tank capacity, etc....

The dirty dog and the locked door

By Steve Savage, Mobility RV ServiceNo, this post is not about a dog eating anyone's homework. I had an RV service call, all because a...

Dry rot fix in a bottle may be just what you need

By Russ and Tiña De MarisMany RVs, particularly older ones, have a fair amount of wood in their structure. And wood, sad to say,...

Free camping — at wildlife refuges

By Bib DifleyBe on the lookout for Fish and Wildlife refuges, both national and state, for good boondocking and cheap camping opportunities. When there...

Putting RV cabinets on lockdown

By Jim TwamleyA couple of full-time RVers I met on the road proved that solving perennial RV problems doesn't have to be complicated, norexpensive....

Giving a warning — with a dose of humor

By RVtravel.com staffI followed this truck for a few miles on I-5 in northern California. I liked the passing instructions printed on the back....

RV and RV-related recalls for Mar. 2016

WASHINGTON: Here is our monthly summary of recalled vehicles and related equipment we feel are of interest to our readers. This information has been...