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10-Minute Tech: Crank It Up… and Down

Here’s my work-around for a troublesome manual crank to raise and lower the screw-type scissor jacks on my trailer. I bought a reasonably priced...
Funnel Electrical

10-Minute Tech: Keep Water Out

I prefer to use a power-cord connector with an angle head to take stress off the connector, but wet weather was a concern. I...
Ladder with gloves illustration

10-Minute Tech: Hands Down, Best Paint Protector

  I came up with a great way to protect my RV’s finish from ladder damage. I was replacing the awning on my camper and...
Shelf Protective Molding

10-Minute Tech: Cabinet Items Stay Put

When we’re traveling, items in our RV’s cabinets tend to slide around. More often than not, these items end up at the cabinet doors,...
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10-Minute Tech: If the Shoe Fits

Most trailers have folding steps outside the entry door. If you dislike tracking water and dirt inside or just want to reduce the number...
Grease Shield

10-Minute Tech: Easy-Clean Backsplash

Cooking splashes and grease are hard to clean off, especially if the area around your RV’s stove is wallpapered. I created a relatively inexpensive...
10MT-square-table

10-Minute Tech: Indoor-Outdoor Table

Our RV has a two-legged indoor dining table, and rather than bringing along a second table for outdoor use, I converted it so we...
Propane Crate

10 Minute Tech: LP-Gas Cylinder Holder

  I bought a milk crate to haul my 5- or 7-gallon LP-gas cylinders when they need filling. They fit right in, and there’s no...
Cutting Board

10-Minute Tech: Cutting Board at-the-Ready

  I was looking for an easy way to secure the cutting board in my RV while still allowing it to be readily accessible. I...
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...