As winter approaches, many RV snowbirds from the northern United States and Canada put their motorhomes and campers in drive to head south just like birds. Florida and Texas being two of the favorite RV destinations for snowbirds, has the warm sunshine and beautiful ocean and gulf shores. They proudly call it Salt Life. However, salt air and sun will do more than chap your lips if you don’t take take preventative measures to protect your RV.
Once we took ownership of small motorhome, we knew we were going to need to do some suspension upgrades and modifications on our our 2019 Winnebago View Motorhome to make our ride more pleasant and stable. So, what did we do to improve our ride?
The most important feature on your RV are the tires. Oftentimes, those tires on a motorhome, fifth wheel or trailer tires are ignored or forgotten which could lead to the path of destruction or worse. So, we’ve put together our valuable RV tire safety and maintenance tips and accessories guide to help minimize or even eliminate potential of tire blowouts or accidents.
From the RV batteries and battery monitor to solar panels and solar charge controller, our small Winnebago View Class C motorhome is now equipped for longer-term boondocking and off-the-grid camping! We no longer need to rely on or be plugged into electric pedestals to produce electricity. Check out our tiny motorhome’s maintenance-free solar and energy storage upgrades.
Camping season is over and it’s time to winterize your RV or camper before putting it into RV storage. Regardless if your RV is a motorhome, travel trailer, fifth wheel, truck camper or even camper van, we’ll show you the best winterization procedures are necessary for all of your RV’s systems and components.
Earlier in this blog, we posted a great how-to tutorial on air conditioner vents and filter maintenance and cleaning. This article pairs by showing you how to inspect and maintain the rooftop components of your RV air conditioning system. Here’s another helpful how-to guide that will walk you through from getting on the roof to making sure your RV motorhome of towable RV’s air conditioner remains near perfect efficiency.
Camping season is HERE! And it’s time to get your RV out of storage and get your motorhome, fifth wheel or travel trailer camper ready for RV travel! But, there’s a right way to get your RV back on the road. Here, we’ll show you how to dewinterize your RV or camper with this do-it-yourself guide!
Rarely do we watch television to begin with except for on rainy days or when we want to watch a game or race. However, it seemed that our over-the-air (OTA) television reception was just not hacking it for us on the days we wanted to take in a game or some program. Being that we aren’t satellite dish users, we had to do something.
I can’t believe it’s already been over three years since we took delivery of our Heartland Landmark 365. One of the features that sold us on the Landmark was the beautiful, large, fully-functional RV kitchen. The island creates a more ample food prep surface. Oh, and that big single farmer’s sink allows for cleaning large pots and pans. However, one little issue just grated on me that needed to be updated; our kitchen faucet.