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Water Pipes

10-Minute Tech: Outside Shower Solution

I am a camper who uses the outside shower for washing and filling water jugs. Unfortunately, the showers are always on the opposite side...
Skylight

10-Minute Tech: Cut Down Sunlight Glare

We have three skylights in our RV. As much as we like the sunlight shining in to brighten things, the one over the kitchen...
Ten Minute Tech - easyfit illustration

10-Minute Tech: Hitch Bars Out of Way

I came up with an easy way to store EAZ-Lift bars up and out of the way. And it keeps the grease off of...
Grab Handle

Get a Grip

  I spotted a variation of this idea for a grab bar at a Chicago RV show. I bought a shower-stall grab bar at a...
Scissor Jack

Get a Handle on Leveling

  To save time when setting up our trailer, I cut a 2-foot-long 6x6-inch piece of wood into 12-inch sections to make leveling blocks. I...
Propane Protector

10-Minute Tech: Secure Batteries

After having our new trailer’s propane cylinders and batteries stolen at our “secure” storage facility, we decided it was prudent to “close the barn...
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...
Clothes Hanger

10-Minute Tech: Hang in There … Again

  I saw Wayne Smith’s “fix” in the June issue for keeping hangers on the rod so clothes don’t fall off during travel. Here’s another...
photo of RV shower converted to storage

10-Minute Tech: Shower Conversion

Downsizing to a small trailer made camping more authentic but put storage at a premium. Our new Rockwood Geo Pro has a tub/shower we...
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”...