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Stroll around your campsite for multiple benefits

By Greg Illes There are a lot of good reasons to hunker down in your RV and stay put. Darkness, bad weather, a really good...

Go slow at the dealership – Don’t let money burn a hole in your...

By Russ and Tiña De MarisThey call it "buyer's remorse." Here's a real-life example: An RV shopper and his wife had in mind a...

Adjusting refrigerator temperature — and keeping freezer the same

By Jim TwamleyHere's one of life's funny little questions: What is that thingy on the metal fin inside my refrigerator? I never thought much...

Segregate the campgrounds?

By Bob DifleyAll campers are not created equal — at least in the opinion of Jeremy Klaszus, published some time back in the Calgary...

Interconnected smoke detectors – Are they for your rig?

By Russ and Tiña De MarisSome time back we carried a story about setting up tool battery chargers in basement storage areas. In a...

RV roof cleaning

Courtesy Dicor CorporationWhat you need to know to prevent damageCleaning your roof is an important part of RV maintenance that you should do in...

RV with your furry “kids”?

By Russ and Tiña De MarisNever traveled with your pet? Can you take your pals with you? It's an important consideration. We're slanting our...

Use EternaBond to seal your roof seams? It’s not enough

by Steve Savage, Mobility RV ServiceOne of the short cuts folks like to use when resealing the seams on their roof is sealing them...

Another fix for “hitch clunk”

By Russ and Tiña De MarisA few months back we talked about an annoying phenomenon that travel trailer RVers sometimes face: hitch clunk. Slop...

Cheap grommet can save your day – and your awning

By Russ and Tiña De MarisRV principles to live by: If rain is in the offing, tilt your awning; if serious rain is in...

Help your fridge do its best work with a circulation fan

By Greg Illes A lot of us have seen the after-market circulation fans for RV refrigerators. They are small, battery-powered units that purport to help...

Five basic tips for RV-safe trips

Courtesy Amica InsuranceHere are some basic tips from Amica Insurance to keep in mind for safe driving in an RV:1.  Double-check your blinds spots:...