Why You Need an RV Surge Protector

Most of those new to RVing haven’t considered the possible danger posed to their rig by the power at a campground or RV park. Electrical problems at campgrounds and RV parks are pretty common. While serious damage to your rig is unlikely, there’s always the possibility that your electrical system…

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Comparing Gas to Diesel Motorhomes

A lot of first-time RV buyers, as well as many who already own a motorhome often wonder, which is better, a diesel or gas motorhome? However, the truth is, the answer isn’t always clear-cut, since there are several factors in the equation. Before you can decide whether you want a…

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6 Reasons Why RVing is Not Camping

There is quite a bit of controversy when it comes to the subject of whether or not Rving is camping; some say it is, and some say no, it’s absolutely not camping. The Definition of Camping Wikipedia defines camping as; “an outdoor activity which involves staying overnight in a shelter,…

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Is Running the RV A/C on Solar Possible?

It’s a big question that always comes up on every RV forum; can I run my RV air conditioner on solar? How many solar panels will I need to run the RV A/C on solar? While it is possible, unfortunately, running your RV A/C on solar is neither simple or…

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RV Laundry Washers for Boondocking

A lot of newbies to the RV lifestyle, especially boondockers wonder, “how do you do laundry when RVing?” The simplest answer is, at a laundromat. Or, check into an RV park every few weeks, to dump and fill your tanks, as well as do laundry. But there are a few…

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RV Propane Tanks May Leak Due to Age

“LP” is an abbreviation for liquefied petroleum. The terms “LP-gas” and “LPG” are often used as an abbreviation for propane. While propane tanks are very heavy and sturdy, they can begin to leak, due to age or damage. You may not know this, but removable DOT propane tanks (like the…

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RV Solar Panels – A Beginner’s Guide

If you want to add solar panels to your RV, there is plenty of information on the internet. A lot of that information can be confusing, especially for a beginner. Let’s explore some of the common questions many people have about RV solar panels. What are RV solar panels? To…

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