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Daily Archives: September 20, 2018


Waiting for RV repairs (a long time)

Ed Dewland posted this photo on the Facebook group RV Horror Stories.  He wrote: "Do you know how many people complain about Camping World having their...

RV Electricity – Can I add a second surge protector?

Dear Mike, Thanks for your No Shock Zone articles! I am a big fan. I have a technical question based on an issue raised by...

ROADSIDE JOURNAL: My parents pay a visit. . . sort of

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL After I drifted off to sleep last night, my parents paid me a visit. They died 10 years ago, so they...

Dash-mounting your mobile devices

I like to use my phone and/or my iPad for navigating. We've used many different methods over the years for mounting our devices on...

How to take good pictures of tire tread for a complaint

RV Tire Safety with RV tire expert Roger Marble I occasionally see posts from folks complaining about some tread or sidewall condition on their RV tires....

Northern California placed on high alert Red Flag Warning

Northern California was placed on high alert as Red Flag Warnings fanned out across the region Wednesday, raising fears that a new round of...

Keep your RV alive: Keep water ONLY in its place

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Water – the elixir of life. For humans, perhaps, but for your RV, water has its place – in...

Another reason to travel with an RV

By Chuck Woodbury I just returned to Seattle from the big Hershey RV Show in Pennsylvania. This  year, I flew; I didn't drive the motorhome....

What to do if a mountain lion is near your campground or hiking trail

Though mountain lions prefer to stay out of sight, can you tell whether they are wandering around near your campground or your favorite hiking...

Fifth-wheel takes almost direct lightning strike in Minn. campground

Thunder and dramatic lightning flashes during electrical storms are often fun and exciting to watch, but not for Scott Johnson, who was jarred to...

Thor stock drops after earnings miss, future weakness ahead

Thor Industries (THO) took a big hit on the stock market a day after announcing its purchase of the Hymer RV Group when the...

Are tiny homes the wave of the future?

Julie Vadnal writes in mic.com about her trip to Oregon's Mt. Hood Tiny Home Village where several tiny homes are for rent in what...