Campers & Motorhomes
That's Not the Campground's Job
Many people purchasing RVs have no real camping experience, so RV campgrounds are being inundated with requests for their people to do things that are the RV owner's responsibility. RV owners need to learn how to perform their own site maintenance.
What to Do if You Need to Sell or Trade Your Aging RV
An RV is an expensive thing to buy, and once sold, it depreciates literally every month. You need to know how to keep your once-new RV in good condition for that day when you decide to sell it or trade it in on another one.
Camping in a Campground: The Snapshot of Simple Life
Living in a campground, even for just a day or two, was to join a community where everything involving privacy and cooperation seemed different.
How to Live in Your Car and Make Your Car Your Home
You can make it work by using your car's storage space wisely, making modifications as needed, and adapting to the limitations of your parking place.
Is Your Toilet Paper Clogging Your RV Holding Tank?
Why RV owners need to use the proper toilet paper to avoid clogging their black water holding tanks.
Disinfecting Wipes and Your RV or Home Sewage System
All RV owners, and homeowners with home septic tanks, should recognize the problems they can create when they dispose of those disinfecting wipes which are so popular these days.
Use a Consignment Seller for Selling Your RV
Using a Consignment Seller to handle the sale of your RV can be a great option for the RV owner who wants to avoid the tedious details of the sale process. The owner can often even save significant money and get a quick sale.
Choosing a Vehicle for Long-Term or Full-Time Travel: Van, Class B RV, or Travel Trailer
Picking a vehicle for full-time living is a difficult decision. In this article, the smaller-to-medium size options are compared. These include cargo van, Class B RV, and travel trailer.
Selecting the Best Portable Space Heater for Winter RV Living
Looking for the best space heater for your RV this Winter? Follow along with me as I provide research and reviews of the most popular space heater types on the market. Don't spend another frigid night with your old, inefficient space heater.
The Best RV Entry Door to Have
It is important for RV buyers to understand the values of different types of vehicle designs before they buy a travel unit. Entry doors definitely fall into this category. Choose a coach with the wrong door, and you'll be miserable!
Holiday Gifting for RV People: Give Something They Will Use
When RV travelers hit the road on their camping trips, they usually start out with everything they need. Here are a number of ideas for great holiday gifts that every RV owner will appreciate and use.
RV Inverters and Converters: How They Keep Your Camper Equipment Functioning
Two of the most misunderstood electrical devices in an RV are the inverter and the converter. Each of these devices is critical to the proper function of so many things in an RV. This article explains what they do and how they operate.
Downsizing From a 1300 Square-Foot House to a 175 Square-Foot RV
Here are some tips we used when downsizing to live full time in a 19 foot travel trailer, the Intech Sol.
Essential Items Every Newbie RV Owner Needs Before Traveling
Many inexperienced people will purchase a new or used RV without any knowledge of what other things they might need to bring to have a safe and fun camping experience. This article lists items your RV should have to assure you'll have a great camping trip.
Top 3 Common Problems and Solutions When Living in a Travel Trailer
I've been living inside a travel trailer for most of the past ten years. This page will be about the biggest three problems I encountered with the trailer itself, and then the solutions to those problems.
How Powered RV Entrance Steps Work With Your Battery
Having your motorhome's powered entrance steps stop operating is one of the problems that motorhome owners will run into. This article will explain how they operate and how you can avoid future problems.
The Best Disability RVs Have These Important Amenities
Important information for disabled people who wish to buy recreational vehicles that will make RV travel safe, comfortable and possible for them.
What You Need to Know About RVing With a Disability
Helpful information for disabled people who think they would like to go RVing. Includes where to find special needs RVs, how to find handicapped accessible campgrounds and more.
How to Calculate the Current Load of Your RV Appliances
Planning which electrical equipment you will use when while camping can help the RV owner avoid overloading the camper's electrical breakers.
Becoming an American Nomad: Living in a Van, Is It for You?
Living in a van may seem hard to imagine to the average person. How do you exist in such a small space? Is it too confining? How do so many make the space work for them? Investigating the van-dwelling lifestyle provides the answers to such questions.
The Pros and Cons of Homeless Full-Time RV and Van Life Living
Living full time in an RV sounds like fun. Let's see. When life spins out of control and you are overwhelmed with debt and bills, bailing out and reducing your living costs may be the only chance you have. I was forced to live full time in an RV to survive. I will break down the associated costs.
Save Money on Campgrounds When You Travel: Use Discounts
A smart RV traveler will take advantage of all of the discounts commonly offered by campgrounds. Even small discounts of 10% per night can add up for someone who hops around the country a lot.
Seasonal Camping: Save Money on Campgrounds When You Travel
Every seasonal RV traveler needs to understand the potential high costs as well as the available savings as they plan their trips around the country. Campsite pricing can vary widely throughout the year and the savvy RV owner can take advantage of these seasonal variations.