spring prep checklist

Is Your RV Ready?

  A Thorough Checkup Will Help Ensure Trouble-Free Days During the Upcoming Spring Travel Season   The onset of spring, with its warmer days, beckons RVers to...
Shower

10-Minute Tech: Best of Both Showerheads

I like the convenience of a fixed showerhead as well as a portable handheld sprayer, so I modified the handheld one in our RV....
Hot Tire Pressure

RV Clinic: RV Salvage

We recently did some damage to our Cougar fifth-wheel trailer and need to replace a slide fascia. Because of the shape and size, shipping...
Ten Minute Tech bucket with pockets

10-Minute Tech: Low-Profile Bucket

  At first glance this looks like the typical Bucket Boss tool carrier. I have tried many toolboxes of various sizes and shapes and have...
plastic one-service creamer cups upside down

10-Minute Tech: Epoxy Cups

We all need to fix things while on the road (and at home), and quite often this includes needing to mix small amounts of...
Leak-Free Tub

Leak-Free Tub

We’ve occasionally had problems with water running over the edge of our tub and onto the bathroom floor when taking a shower. For a...
Flexible water filler unit made 1/2-inch threaded PVC

Adjustable RV Water Filling Unit

A standard freshwater tank filler, which is made out of a water hose connector and plastic tubing, would not stay in the my cabover...
Left- and right-hand Thomas Payne recliners installed in RV

Recline in Comfort with New RV Theater Seating

The Thomas Payne Seismic Theater Seating Collection will have you sawing logs in a hurry Getting comfortable in an RV living room has become an...
Two cans of Slide Out, red can is rubber seal, blue can is lube

RV Clinic: Slide Lubrication

We have a 2003 Cougar fifth-wheel trailer with a 12-foot slideout. Some of my friends have said that the slide needs regular lubrication. Others...
Hot Tire Pressure

RV Clinic: Tilting Slideouts

I have been reading your column for a while and appreciate the time you guys take to give people the right answers to their...