RV Hack for overhead cabinets

10-Minute Tech: Put the Clamps On

We do not have gas struts on the upper cabinet doors in our RV. It has always been a hassle to hold a door...
Tire failure on a trailer isn’t always easy to see, and the damage that results from a blowout can far exceed that of just replacing a tire and wheel. A trailer TPMS can help prevent such problems.

Watch Your Back: RV Tire-Pressure Monitors

Investing in a TPMS for trailers and fifth-wheels can reduce adverse wear and blowouts, and boost safety and fuel economyIt’s easy to know when...
RV Hack for carrying water filter

10-Minute Tech: Get a Grip

The woven-web plastic handle that came with the water-softener tank was wearing out and needed to be replaced. The new handle had to be...
COMPLETE CONNECTIVITY iN-Command with Global Connect interfaces with just about every system in an RV.

ASA iN-Command: All Systems GO!

ASA Electronics’ state-of-the-art iN-Command with Global Connect allows RVers to monitor and manage RV functions from anywhereRemember when trailers were a relatively simple yet...
Step-by-Step Hitching Guide

How to Hitch Travel Trailers and Fifth-Wheels

Trailer Life’s step-by-step guide to hitching an RV trailer or fifth-wheel to a tow vehicle16 Steps for Hitching Travel TrailersChock the trailer tires. Insert...
bugg-banner-lead

Bugg Banner: A Real Cover-Up

Hanging a Bugg Banner keeps most of the insects off the fifth-wheel front cap and dramatically reduces cleaning time.As a fly fisherman, I have...
Screen-door-protector

10-Minute Tech: Dog-Proof Screen Door

One time our dog charged through a screen door in our house to chase a cat in the yard. As he would likely react...
The LCD screen displays voltage and amperage, monitored continuously. Lights below the screen guide the user when conditions are safe.

Power Tool: Surge Guard Surge Protector

Surge Guard’s latest portable device is a hedge against damage caused by faulty 120-volt AC hookups and natural influences Plugging into 120-volt AC power at...

RV Tech Q&A: November 2018

Selecting Trailer TiresI currently tow a 37-foot fifth-wheel with a gross vehicle weight rating (gvwr) of about 14,000 pounds. In three years, it has...
RV Cleaning Products

Winter RV-Storage Checklist

Simple, proven tips to keep your RV ready for fun next seasonAs winter draws near, it’s time for many of us to bid farewell...
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John Carrillo with an Aqua-Hot 250P cutaway and components.

Aqua-Hot 250P: RV Heating and Hot Water

Travel trailer and fifth-wheel owners can tap into continuous hot water and quiet, even heating with the new Aqua-Hot 250PThe smiles you see on...
Tire failure on a trailer isn’t always easy to see, and the damage that results from a blowout can far exceed that of just replacing a tire and wheel. A trailer TPMS can help prevent such problems.

Watch Your Back: RV Tire-Pressure Monitors

Investing in a TPMS for trailers and fifth-wheels can reduce adverse wear and blowouts, and boost safety and fuel economyIt’s easy to know when...
Pedego bike and Airstream trailer

Staff Pick: Pedego Electric Bikes

Staff Pick: I tried out a bright-green Latch bike at the Santa Barbara, California, Pedego store, and it zipped easily to the top of...