We’ve added 10 cool DIY fifth wheel modifications to make our RV interior living in tight quarters easier and more functional.
Who wants to go to the truck towing scale every time you want to weigh your RV, camper or even cargo trailer? There’s a much easier and better way using the CURT BetterWeigh Mobile Towing Scale allows you to connect through your smartphone’s Bluetooth that tells you everything about your tow weight.
Our Winnebago View suspension needed a few upgrades to minimize body roll while improving ride comfort. What were they and did they work?
Upon buying our Winnebago View motorhome, the first thing we wanted was to upgrade our solar panels, RV batteries and energy management system. Now our motorhome can stay off the grid longer when boondocking. Here’s our Winnebago View solar upgrades and improvements to our Class C motorhome’s off grid electrical system.
If you’ve ever stepped foot into any RV straight from the factory, you’re sure to notice how bland, boring and brown their interiors are. RV manufacturer prescribed decor, in general, lacks personality, creativity and zest. So, being the creative type, I set myself on a mission to make our new RV look homey and reflect our personalities with customized features. This is how I completed our toy hauler interior makeover.
Who better than those who are actually RVing to give great advice and suggestions on holiday gift ideas for RVers and campers!? In this blog piece, we went to several full-time RVers for their wish list recommendations including RV gear and accessories, entertainment, pet supplies and RV kitchen gadgets.
One of our least favorite chores as RV owners is emptying our gray and black tank. This means we need to have the proper storage of our motorhome’s sewer hose. Alas, we found an easy-to-install RV sewer hose storage carrier that to store our sewer hose aka the stinky slinky!
Since we are not television satellite dish users, we rely on our over-the-air (OTA) television. We enjoy at watching at least a little local television stations to catch up on the news, watch a game or regular television programming. However, our old Winegard antenna was just not hacking it to do the job. So we replaced our old RV television antenna with the Winegard RVW-205 Sensar IV with Wingman.
It’s not a matter of if you’re RV, tow vehicle or toad will have a tire blowout but when! This is precisely why it’s imperative to have a reliable tire pressure monitoring system that will signal tire pressure discrepancies before they happen. So, we’ll talk about Truck Systems Technologies TST 507 RV 6 C tire pressure monitoring system, installation, how it works and what we have to say about it.
We upgraded our Anderson Kantleak water service panel with a much improved and better engineered retrofit water service panel. Our old Anderson Kantleak had plastic fittings that leaked; making the valve system unreliable. However, as you’ll read further, you’ll notice the vast improvement of the the new Anderson Kantleak’s fittings. Plus, we’ll include how we installed it.