Phto shows blinker light added to travel trailer

10-Minute Tech: See and Be Seen

We’ve been towing one travel trailer or another for about 25 years. Many times on multilane highways, motorists in the next lane have “hovered”...
Photo of drinks in RV refrigerator illustrate a DIY holder

10-Minute Tech: Dedicated to Drinks

Beverage bottles in my outdoor kitchen’s refrigerator would always shift during transport, and then fall out when I opened the door. I fixed this...
tension rods keep the contents of RV cabinets in palce while in transit

10-Minute Tech: Staying Power

After being on the road all day, it’s nice to get settled in for the night. There’s nothing more annoying than opening a cabinet...
Massage table used to extend RV bed

10-Minute Tech: Sleep Like a Baby

We have a Venture RV with a dinette that converts into a bed that is OK for little children but pretty small for most...
RV shade cover to keep outside wall of refrigerator cool

10-Minute Tech: Cool Fridge

Last year, after arriving in Arizona in September, we discovered that our RV’s refrigerator was struggling to stay cool with outside temperatures averaging in...
Shower cutoff valve installed on shower hose

10-Minute Tech: Wash and Go

Our friends told us they would get a blast of cold water while taking showers when using the on/off valve on the showerhead to...
photo showing RV hitch bar storage system

10-Minute Tech: Hitch-Bar Storage Mount

I have used a system for the past five years to lock and store out of the way the trailer’s Equal-i-zer hitch bars when...
Photo showing RV awning protected by corrugated drain pipe

10-Minute Tech: An Easy RV-UV Awning Guard

After replacing the awning on my RV due to UV damage when it was stored outside and uncovered, I found a simple solution to...
Illustration for reader tip on positioning a trailer with a slide

Room to Slide

After having to reposition my fifth-wheel when discovering that I could not fully extend the slide without hitting the power pedestal, I made an...
A DIY scratching post for cats in RVs

Best Cat-Scratch Post for the Money

Since our cat likes to scratch, we created a scratching post by wrapping a small rug around the table leg in our RV and...
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A happy camper demonstrates the Skreenz, vehicle screens for RVs

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The Micro-Air EasyStart system

Micro-Air EasyStart: This Is Cool!

Micro-Air’s EasyStart reduces the power requirement to start and run rooftop air conditionersA frustration that trailerists have been grappling with for decades is the...