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Why You Should Consider A Dashcam For Your RV

You see it all the time. It seems everywhere you go; distracted drivers are everywhere. Do me a favor the next time you’re at a traffic light. Take a look around you. Not only are the drivers that are next to you on the phone, the drivers passing in front of you are often on the phone as well. I’ve even seen drivers passing me on the highway watching movies on their phones. Not only …

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Halloween Camping Ideas For A Spook-Tacular Camping Trip

Did you know that one of the busiest weekends for camping is Halloween? It’s not quite as popular as the 4th of July or Memorial Day weekend, but Halloween camping is a huge deal. Halloween is a favorite time of the year for some people, Kellie included. She absolutely loves everything that Halloween has to offer from decorating to carving pumpkins. One of the best parts is the costumes and the imagination that some kids, …

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We Screwed Up; How To Avoid These Common RV Mistakes

Mistakes are a common occurrence in everyday life. And we all make them. When it comes to common RV mistakes, let’s face it, they are inevitable. Whether you are a new RV owner or have been RVing for decades, we all make mistakes when it comes to our rigs. That’s why they are called “common RV mistakes”, not “rare RV mistakes”. Kellie and I have made our fair share of them and I’m confident we …

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How To Keep Mice Out Of Your Camper Or RV

As summer comes to an end and temperatures begin to drop, for most RVers that means it’s time to store our campers and RVs for the winter. We go through our RV winterizing, unpack everything, and tuck our RVs away in a safe place until next spring. Did you know that your camper is a great place for mice to call home when it gets cold? Although small, mice can destroy your home away from …

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Can The Electric Jeep Wrangler 4XE Tow A Travel Trailer?

Since 1941 Jeep has been producing top quality 4-wheel drive vehicles to satisfy the needs of every rugged individualist. With the introduction of several models and trim packages over the past several decades, it should come as no surprise that Jeep has taken their iconic brand to the next level. In 2021 Jeep released the first ever plug-in hybrid electric vehicle with both front and rear locking differentials, the Jeep Wrangler 4XE. As with most …

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How To Avoid These Common RV Storage Mistakes

Where do you store your RV or camper during the off-season? Do you keep it in your yard, or do you rent from an RV storage facility in your hometown? Everyday I pass several RV storage facilities and most of them are overflowing with run-down, decrepit, rotten RVs. Sometimes it seems that these RV storage facilities are where good RVs go to die. It’s heartbreaking to say the least. I often imagine what it was …

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Are Portable RV Waste Tanks Worth It?

Have you been considering buying a RV portable waste tank but not sure if they are worth the money? I can assure you that you’re not alone. RVers all over the country are asking the same question. While I can’t answer the subjective question on what something is worth to you, I can give you some feedback about my experiences as well as a few pros and cons of having one. What is highly valuable …

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RV Air Conditioner Maintenance; How To Stay Cool This Summer

Maintenance is one of the most important parts of RV ownership. Keeping your rig in peak working order not only prolongs the life of your camper, but it also limits frustration down the road when something breaks. Along with maintaining your water heater, holding tanks, and other seasonal checks, RV air conditioner maintenance is vital for a comfortable camping experience, especially in the summer. In this post I am going to give you a few …

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Kick Ass Gifts For RV Owners They Will Actually Use

Are you looking for that perfect gift for the RV owner or camping enthusiast in your life? Have you been asking yourself, “What do I get someone who has everything?”. Do you need a few great gift ideas for RV owners? I put together this list of gifts for RV owners to ease some of your concerns. For the most part, gifts for RV owners should be fun, practical, and most of all, space saving. …

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RV Propane 101, What You Need To Know About Your RV Propane Tanks

Your RV propane system is one of the most important, and often overlooked, part of your rig. We use propane to cook delicious meals for our families, heat our water, provide warmth on those bone-chilling cold nights, and keep our food from spoiling in our refrigerators. In this post we are going to dive into our RV propane system and answer the most asked questions. If you want to know “How long will my propane …

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Leveling A Camper, Everything You Need To Know

Leveling a camper or RV is one of the most important tasks to perform when you arrive at your campsite. It’s just as important as hooking up the water or electricity. In fact, not leveling your camper can cause you more headaches than its worth. Not sure how to do it? No worries. By the end of this post you will be leveling pro. Why Should We Level Our Camper? In short, having the camper …

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5 Awesome Lightweight Campers Under 3,000 LBS

RV camping isn’t reserved just for those that have hefty tow vehicles. In fact, manufacturers are increasingly producing more lightweight campers every year. Whether you drive an SUV, mini-van, Jeep, or crossover, there is a small travel trailer that will fit your needs. There are literally thousands of floor plans and RV brands on the market today. You could search for hours upon hours searching for that perfect camper. I have narrowed down the search …

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Best RV Campgrounds (How To Score The Best Sites)

It’s time to take the family out for a great weekend of camping, fishing, or kayaking. You do a basic Google search for the best RV campgrounds near me, or you visit your favorite RV park website to make your reservations. Then it happens, you find that the best RV sites, or ALL the RV sites are booked for months. Sound familiar? What normally happens is you either cancel your camping trip or you spend …

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15 Extreme RVs And Campers You Have To See To Believe

Merriam Webster defines extreme as “ going to great or exaggerated lengths ” and “ exceeding the ordinary ”. With that in mind, I think the extreme RVs and campers listed below fall into that definition. These RV owners took DIY to a whole new level. The imagination and ingenuity of some of these people is extraordinary. I posted these photos on our Facebook Group page and asked folks how they would caption them. The …

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RV Camping Gear For Dogs; How To Pamper Your Pooch

We all love to camp. After all, that’s why we do it, right? And when we go camping, we take our furry friends with us. They’re like family to us. When you pack up your RV with all the essentials for a great camping weekend, do you pack any camping gear for dogs? Granted, we all make sure we have plenty of dog food and maybe a leash. But what about the other essentials you …

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