Home Tech Quick Tips

Quick Tips

RV tips that are tried and true, and really work, because they're all from MotorHome's readers

Quick Tips - Sewer Slinky Hose Kit

Hold That Hose

You set up camp, make all your attachments and assume things will be fine. But hot weather and repeated dumping of the tanks...
Quick Tips - Thermostat

Phone Cord Trick Makes Great Fix For Heat Control

Our Class A gasser has the heat/air-conditioning control located above the entry door. The thermostat controller is LCD and mounted too high for me...
Quick Tips - Anti-Glare illustration

Vinyl Answer

  On our way home after picking up our new motorhome, my wife and I experienced a blinding glare from a reflection of the sun...
Class C cabover modification

Quick Tips: Kid Catcher

We found a solution to make the cabover sleeping area in our Class C much more child-friendly. We bought a 1-by-8-by-96-inch piece of poplar...

RV DOOR HANDLE HELPER

Like most motorhomes, ours came with small handles at the door for stability when entering or exiting the rig. We found these small handles...

CUT THE CLUTTER

  I grew tired of a disorderly table that was littered with pens, TV remotes and travel literature. Nothing was commercially available, so I fashioned...
Quick Tips - Wine Glass Covers Illustration

Save the Clinking for Toasts

  We love our wine, so when my husband installed a hanging wine glass rack and I placed the glasses on the rack, I was...
Quick Tip - Broom Storage

RV Broom and Dust-Mop Storage

  We travel for months at a time in our 25-foot Class C, and are always looking for efficiency and simplicity in storage and daily...
Shampoo Box

Shampoo Shelf

We own a 2007 Winnebago Access Class C motorhome. In the bathroom area, there is a panel that covers a hole to access the...
Stove Cover Adds Space

Stove Cover Adds Counter Space

I used some leftover laminate flooring to make a stove cover in my motorhome. It makes for excellent storage space when the stovetop is...

Products

USB LED Reading Light with Flex Neck and Night Light

Flex Charging

Seems like we’re always looking for an open outlet to charge our phones or tablets. SalVinCo introduces a way to charge an electronic device...
Redarc BMS1230S2 main unit with remote lithium solar ready web

Battery of Skills: REDARC Manager30

Australia-based REDARC Electronics has launched The Manager30 battery-management system. The system, which has been available Down Under since 2014, is designed to charge and...
Woman walking past Coway Air Purifier in apartment home with Amazon Alexa behind her.

Breathe Easy at Home and on the Road: The RV Air Mega Purifier

Indescribably Cleaner Air and Smell for Your RV We all know that our RVs can become, how shall we say, funky smelling from time to...
The Drive 4G-X RV by weBoost

Give Cell Signals a Boost

Can you hear me now? If not, you may need a cellular signal booster in your motorhome. The Drive 4G-X RV cellular signal booster...
Yamaha EF2200iS protable generator

Power By Yamaha: Efficiency and Technology Combined

Yamaha Motor Corp. USA introduces the all-new EF2200iS portable inverter generator. The 55-pound EF2200iS is powered by a high-output MZ80 OHV, air-cooled, single cylinder...