Weather apps for smartphones and other digital devices are essential trip planning tools for RV travelers and campers. But with so many different weather apps out there, how will you know which one will be the most beneficial for your individual needs? Continue reading “Best Weather Apps for RV Travelers & Camping”
Did you know that half of those living on the road lack emergency supplies in the event of a disaster? Having an Emergency Go Bag or bug out bag, is as important as having a water hose in your motorhome or camper. You’ll need it should you need to evacuate due to weather, area gas leak, fire, flooding or other unforeseen emergency event.
Regardless if you drive a big motorhome or pull a fifth wheel or small camper, knowing how to avoid roadside emergencies and accidents will keep us all safe on the highways and back roads during our travels. With these RV safety tips, we’ll show you how to prevent accidents before they happen. Continue reading “10 Ways to Avoid Roadside Emergencies and Accidents”
We’ve put together a valuable RV tire safety and maintenance tips and RV tire accessories guide to help minimize or even eliminate potential of tire blowouts and vehicle accidents. Because, not taking care of the tires on your motorhome, fifth wheel or trailer could result in expensive repairs or accidents.
In 2014, we purchased our Heartland Cyclone 4100 fifth wheel toy hauler and Ram 3500 truck. However, we still had one more piece of the puzzle that would allow us to pull our load safely; a fifth wheel hitch. After much research, our compass needle kept pointing to CURT Manufacturing products because of their commitment to safety. And then, a few years later, we joined their safety campaign team.
While RVing in the summer is fun, when the temperatures are above 80 degrees, your RV vacation can turn into an unpleasant and sticky experience. Your camper will feel like a hot oven inside. And because RVs are not built like houses, it can be a challenge to keep your RV cool in the summer heat. However, there’s several ways to escape the heat, be comfortable and sleep well on those hot summer nights.