RV Boondocking Rainwater Collection

Share I have a simple set up to collect rainwater off the roof of the motorhome while boondocking. During a recent desert storm, that lasted half a day, I collected around 25 gallons in 6 blue buckets. I could have collected more, if I had the storage! After collecting the…

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Safety Tips for Solo RVing

Share Taking a few common sense precautions, and putting in place a few “just in case” measures, can go a long way to maintaining your peace of mind, and keeping you safe while RVing. Trust Your Instincts: The most important safety tool you have, are your eyes, ears and common…

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Is Your RV Bug Out Worthy?

Share What is a bug out vehicle (BOV)? What does “bug out” mean? According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, bug out is slang for “to depart especially in a hurry.” A bug out vehicle can quickly evacuate you and your family or from a natural or man made disaster, as well…

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Why NOT to Have a Composting Toilet in Your RV

Share While there is a huge interest in using a composting toilet in an RV, instead of the conventional, flushable RV toilet, especially from those with a desire to live a sustainable, green, off grid lifestyle, there are many environmental reasons, as well as practical and financial reasons, to NOT…

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Build a Tiny House from a Pre-Fab Storage Shed

Share If you don’t have the time or skills to build your own tiny house, an economical way to get started is to start with a pre-built shed shell. You may have seen these small wood buildings lined-up along the side of the road, or in the parking lot of…

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