Upgrade Your RV Tunes

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July 31, 2015

  Trailer Life’s Bob Dawson shows you how to make a quick, really easy and dramatic improvement to your RV’s sound system.     var addthis_config = {"ui_atversion":300,"data_track_clickback":true,"ignore_server_config":true}; ... Read more »

Up on the Roof

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by Chris Hemer
July 31, 2015

  Spending a little time where the sun does shine will prevent bigger problems later on You know it’s up there — a silent sentinel that protects you and your family. It speaks to you on rainy... Read more »

Transporting Glassware Safely

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July 29, 2015

    We like having wine glasses (as opposed to plastic) while traveling and had a problem with the stemware rack in our camper because the wine glasses would fall out while traveling. Adding a small wire rod across the open ends and wrapping the ends of the wire loosely around the vertical supports... Read more »

Replacing a Water Inlet Plug

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July 29, 2015

Due to age and use, the city-water inlet plugs that keep the insides and threads protected from the elements tend to fail. To remedy the problem, I took the plugs that are used to protect the ends of... Read more »

Top Tip for Antenna

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July 29, 2015

  Many RVers have been dreadfully reminded — often by a low-hanging tree branch or an overpass — that they forgot to lower the rooftop TV antenna. And how many people fail to look up during a... Read more »

Small Favors

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by Chris Hemer
July 29, 2015

  Keeping holding tanks clean and fresh smelling is easy with these effective products in petite packages   We all love to think about our next RV journey. Discovering new places, meeting... Read more »

Watt’s Up

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by Chris Hemer
July 2, 2015

  Learning how to properly maintain a built-in or portable generator can save time, trouble and money   As a trailer owner, it probably took you only a few camping trips in the boonies to... Read more »

Storage for Hitch Bars

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June 29, 2015

    I got tired of moving around dirty hitch spring bars, so I came up with this solution. I simply store my trailer’s Eaz-Lift hitch spring bars in a clean, easy-to-carry space using a fabric... Read more »

Chock It Up

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June 29, 2015

    I went to my local Lowe’s and got a twisted/bent 4×6-inch piece of wood that was 16 feet long. In speaking with the store manager, I was able to get it for only $5, since it was a piece of scrap wood. I cut two pieces to 13-inch lengths and mitered the corners to 45 degrees to fit between... Read more »

At-a-Glance Battery Check

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June 29, 2015

  We installed a DC voltmeter (purchased online for $5) into our RV’s stove hood. Carefully cut a hole (we used a Dremel) to fit the meter. There are a lot of wires inside the hood to select from... Read more »

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