The biggest downfall to RV boondocking is having to tear down camp to go empty our motorhome’s or camper’s sewage holding tanks. But what if we told you that we’ve figured out how to empty our RV black tank without even moving our fifth wheel? See how we do it without losing our boondocking site!
Some RV manufacturers seem to have missed the mark on simple necessities such as paper towel and toilet paper holders in their motorhomes, fifth wheels, and travel trailers. So, after living in our fifth wheel, we’ve added some custom interior RV modifications that were out of necessity while others were to make our RV more aesthetically comfortable.
Winter camping in an RV has its’ own set of challenges. You must prepare your motorhome or camper to be able to survive the elements. From keeping the cold outside and your pipes from freezing, there are important tasks you need to prepare your RV for winter camping and survive the freezing elements.
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, the 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 our 2019 Winnebago View Class C Motorhome, we knew we needed to complete some suspension upgrades and modifications. We needed to make the drive more comfortable and control the motorhome’s body roll.
Like shoes on a person, the most important feature on your RV are the tires. They support and carry your load and weight for as long as your moving. Oftentimes though, those tires on a motorhome, fifth wheel or trailer tires are overlooked which could lead you right into the path of destruction. 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.
Once 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 winterizing procedures are necessary for all of your RV’s systems and components.
RV air conditioners can fail in the most inopportune times if you don’t take care of it. We will walk you through from the moment you get up the nerve to get on the roof to making sure your motorhome or towable RV air conditioner stays in top notch working condition and stays efficient in cooling the inside of your RV or camper.