Emergency Breakaway Switch

Q. I have a trailer with hydraulic surge brakes, which has a safety chain attached to an emergency-brake actuation lever. How do I attach...

Easy-Access Storage

  Here is a tip for combating compartment storage problems. Using garage-door tracks and hardware, you can make a guide and use rollers attached to...

The Truth About Engine Air Filtration

The basic job of an engine air filter is to supply the cleanest possible air with the least airflow restriction. Air filters don’t stay...

Hang in There

  The majority of our camping is done in national forests, which means a lot of towing on bumpy gravel roads. We recently purchased a...

RV Basics: Getting Ready to Roll

  For a winning season this year, make sure the RV is camp-ready by doing a thorough inspection and cleaning   Now that spring is almost here,...

The Full-Timing Experience

Making the decision to become a full-time RVer is one of life's "big ones." Only in a few other instances will the average person...

Shortbox Selection

Q: I want to buy an ‘03 GMC 2500, extended cab, Duramax diesel with a short bed that should be 6.5 feet long. I...

Truck and Trailer Matchup

Q: We have been RVing for 40 years and love every moment. We’re retired now and get too much conflicting info on trailers and tow...
Hose Reel

Hose Reel Tip

I made a water-hose holder from a reel that’s generally used to wind up electric cords. The reels are sold at all types of...

Truma AquaGo

  Precision German engineering makes it possible to have "powerful instant water heater" and "retrofit your RV" in the same sentence.   It’s another beautiful morning in...
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Products

RV Bug Stop: Bug-Free RV

Problems with pets climbing out through the screen-door-handle access slide and mosquitoes and other insects flying or creeping in can be solved by installing...
« One Key to Rule Them All Locks are a fact of life for RVers, but that can lead to confusion finding the right key for the lock at hand and frustration when that key is lost. Bolt Lock has come up with a straightforward solution with its series of one-key-fits-all locks.

Key to Success: Bolt One-Key Locks

Bolt’s lineup of one-key-fits-all security locks does away with clunky keychains They say good fences make good neighbors. If that axiom is true, it could...

Roadmaster Quick Foot: Best Foot Forward

Roadmaster’s Quick Foot is a big improvement over wooden blocks and an ideal replacement for worn-out, damaged or hard-to-use A-frame-jack extensions. Simply slide the...