Camper restoration is quite popular these days. DIYers are restoring RVs and campers to not only improve the look, but more importantly, extend their use. So, regardless if your RV is 5 or 50 years old, all it takes is a little TLC and knowing how to restore your camper close to its’ original beauty. These easy DIY camper restoration projects are quite simple and won’t put a hole in your wallet.
Proper RV tire maintenance is key to maximizing the life of the tires on your motorhome or towable camper. From knowing what kind of tires to buy and how you care for your tires will help determine longevity of use. These RV tire safety and maintenance tips and RV tire accessories guide to help minimize or even eliminate potential of tire blowouts, vehicle accidents or expensive repairs.
Does the water from your RV taste bad or smell funky? It’s most likely due to mold and bacteria growing in your water tank. This is why it’s so important to know how to sanitize your RV water tank regularly. Otherwise, you are not only risking your health but also your family’s health; including your pets!
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.
Your RV tool kit is the most important thing you’re going to need to keep with your RV at all times. Because face it, you’re going to have repair vital components that require the right tools to get you back on the road. And, by having the right tool for the job will make your repairs and maintenance ten times easier and less stressful.
RV roof maintenance is one of the most important tasks you need to do on your motorhome or camper. Knowing how to inspect, clean and maintain your RV roof will help keep it in top notch condition. Because if you don’t do regular maintenance on your RV roof, you’ll have bigger problems that may result in water intrusion. Continue reading “How to Clean and Maintain Your RV Roof”
If you have pets, kids, cook indoors or are in areas of excess pollen and dust, it’s important to keep your RV window screens, door screen and Fantastic Fan clean and in working order. But, they are one of the most ignored regular maintenance chores even though we look through everyday.
Having a drain clog in your RV can surely ruin your vacation. Calling an RV tech can be expensive. And you surely don’t want your sink or shower drains backing up in your motorhome or camper. And that’s if you can even get an appointment immediately. But there are quick and simple ways to prevent RV drain clogs in your camper or motorhome.
Keeping your RV air conditioner ceiling vents and filters clean and debris-free, allows it to operate more efficiently even on your hottest days. By maintaining your AC’s filtering system, you will also extend the life of the air conditioner. But more importantly, regular vent cleaning and periodical AC filter replacements will help sustain or even improve your family’s respiratory health while occupying your RV.