In the last entry, we looked at how I reinforced my travel trailer’s battery rack in preparation for carrying a heavier generator behind my LP tanks. Several readers requested information on how I mounted and supported the generator over the battery boxes, which I will cover in this entry. First, a short recap on why […]
Awhile back, I provided a tip on an easy way to check the operations of your brake lights. While recently checking the lights on my travel trailer via the method outlined, I discovered one side wasn’t working. Popping the lens off, I discovered the inside of it had become a mini solarium hosting green plant […]
Giving your kitchen a makeover or simply making things more organized doesn’t have to cost you a lot of money. We found some affordable ideas that will give your cooking space a fresh new look and make it easier to access the things you use every day. 1. Mount wire baskets to hold your fruits […]
Throughout the years I have shared temporary fixes for an inoperable water heater and furnace, suggested back-up plans when things don’t work, and what to pack in your electrical bag to keep your 12-volt system up and operating when something goes awry. Here’s another tip to remember. Just recently the check valve on my city […]
Try these two easy, safe ways to eliminate noisy RV slide out and window squeaks with 3-in-One RV maintenance products.
Rattling down the highway does more than jar an old man’s dentures. Your RV suffers too. One way those bumps and jolts can manifest themselves is in what appears to be a roof leak. But wait! Don’t think your roof is leaking from something ‘upstairs.’ It may be something that you need to fix from […]
Can you safely burn wood inside your RV? These RVers discuss the pros and cons of a popular hippie hack, the wood stove for RVs mod.
Most RVs have two things in common: tires and a patio mat. Sooner or later, the tires and/or items associated with them that spin (brakes, wheels, bearings, etc) will fail you, which should be considered just part of the adventure known as RVing. When this happens, your RV patio mat can come in handy. Spread […]
Is your rear end sagging? Air bag suspension mods for RV trailers and fifth wheels help lift your load, distribute your cargo weight, give better handling and a smoother ride for your RV tow vehicle.
Is your RV tub cracked or grungy? Anyone can tackle a RV bathtub replacement project by following these 13 easy and illustrated steps with video.
Trailer tires are supposed to be round, not square. But when you get your RV out of storage this spring, what will be the shape of your RV tires? Many people keep their RVs in winter storage. But even if they do everything right and winterize according to manufacturer’s instructions, there’s one thing most will […]