Sunday, July 12, 2020

Sleep better when it’s noisy outside

By Russ and Tiña De Maris While most of us associate the RV lifestyle with "getting away from civilization" and back to nature, sometimes we...

What’s the best generator: Propane, gas or diesel?

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Having a generator in your RV can be a great blessing. In hot country and away from hookups, there's...

Why do RV generators surge?

Dear RV Doctor: I recently purchased a toy hauler with a generator with only 27 hours on the meter. At first the governor appeared...

Should RVers file complaint with shop for minor problem?

Dear RV Shrink: We recently had some work done on our motorhome levelers. The service was quick and reasonably priced, the owner was a great...

Save those headlights from road hazards with this easy shield

By Greg Illes As we prepared for our Alaska trip, we read many warnings about damage caused by flying rocks. Having traveled thousands of miles...

Bring the light of day when you poke around under your bed

By Russ and Tiña De Maris We previously wrote a piece about keeping your head safe from bumps and bruises when accessing your RV's "under-bed"...

What kind of water filter do you really need?

By Greg Illes We shower with it, flush the toilet, wash dishes, and (most importantly) we drink it. Behind the scenes, it also runs through...

Keep your powder dry — and your landing gear greased

By Russ and Tiña De Maris We were just preparing to head out on the road after a few months hunkered down in the Northwest....

Dish time? Save time, water and soap

By Bob Difley Here's a method for washing dishes if you're trying to save water, soap, hot water usage and time. •  Fill a small bowl...
RV Electricity

Wiring diagrams can save your sanity

By Russ and Tiña De Maris It wasn't but a few minutes after we'd been doing a little roof work on our "camper project," that...

Is an AGM or lithium battery in your future?

By Greg Illes If you thought you knew a lot about batteries, be prepared to go back to school in the near future: The world...

Heating our RVs economically in cold times

By Jim Twamley When winter arrives, we need to warm up. And that often means heating up our RV. So how do we do that...

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