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A hot tip for a cold RV night

By Jim Twamley Everyone has a different RV sleeping profile. Some folks like to sleep with the windows open even during winter. Others prefer the...

Kneeling gets a helping hand

By Jim Twamley We RVers spend a lot of time on our knees. Sometimes in prayer (depending on what brand of RV we have), but...

Some pointers for choosing an RV storage facility

By Jim Twamley I know my neighbors weren't happy when I stored my RV next to my stick house. I tried to keep my RV...

Do you really need solar panels on your RV?

By Jim Twamley Many RVs sport solar panels, and they can be quite handy. On the other hand, solar panels aren't inexpensive – although their...

RVers: Slow down and enjoy life

By Jim Twamley When not restricted by the pandemic, we enjoy the RV lifestyle for many reasons. Travel and experiencing new adventures is at the...

RV fueling etiquette at the truck stop

By Jim Twamley We RVers often use truck stops for refueling because they are designed for large rigs and it seems that RVs are getting...
Do-it-yourself RV book rack

A good place to carry books in your RV

By Jim Twamley Editor’s note: In an early Star Trek motion picture, there’s a scene where Captain Kirk has donned a pair of ancient eyeglasses...

Adjust refrigerator temperature – and keep freezer the same

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

Simple shade cuts temperature inside your RV

By Jim Twamley One of the easiest ways to stay cool in your RV is to extend your awning. Reflecting the sun away and shading...

Are you managing your RV tanks? Part 2

By Jim Twamley Properly managing your RV’s tanks can make your life much happier. Last week we talked about fresh water and black water tanks....

Are you managing your RV tanks? Part 1

By Jim Twamley I’d like to address an important issue – tank management. Most RV’s have several tanks: fresh water, gray water, black water, hot...

Slide-outs for your galley make storage a snap

By Jim Twamley Editor's note: We found this little tip stashed away in a dark recess of the publishing world. Originally published in 2009, the...