Home Tech Quick Tips

Quick Tips

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

That’s a Wrap

I use a Christmas-wreath container to store my freshwater hoses. It’s the perfect size for easy coiling, and it keeps the hoses orderly and...
Quick Tips - Clothes Hanger

Hang On, Stay On

Here’s an idea for keeping hangers on the rod so clothes don’t fall off during travel. I have been using a tension curtain rod...
Quick Tips Shower Bar

Shower Rod

Living full time in our motorhome, I soon found out that there was little room to hang clothes that needed to air-dry after washing....
Quick Tip refrigerator vent bug stopper

Bug Insulation

I was always worried about bugs getting into the back of my motorhome’s refrigerator through the exterior vent when the motorhome was in storage....

Latch On, Latch OFF

The latch on our motorhome’s shower door was difficult to operate. The plastic knob had to be twisted to get the door open. I...

Safer Knife Holder

    We needed a place to store our knives and grater that would keep them sharp and our fingers safe from cuts. We fashioned custom...
Quick Tips - coffee maker illustration

Coffee Cabinet

Our Roadtrek motorhome came with a built-in coffeemaker that took up too much space. Add that to the fact that we prefer French-press coffee,...
Quick Tips - Trash Can Cover

A Bigger Bin

  My husband and I love our new Class B-plus 25-foot motorhome, but found the 6-quart trash can for the galley’s built-in countertop garbage chute...
Quick Tips - Anti-Theft System

Run a Lap

I didn’t like the plastic lock available to secure my new – and expensive – surge protector. So, I purchased two 3⁄8-inch-by-2-inch lap (repair)...
A cover for any three prong plug

Motorhome Quick Tip: Keeps a Plug Snug

Many diesel engines have a three-prong male connector to plug in when the block heater is needed. This plug can get corroded and dirty...

Products

Kampa Dometic Tent

Dometic’s New Products Expand Outdoor Living Space

Popular inflatable tents, awnings and other outdoor leisure products from Europe now offered globally under the Dometic-brand umbrella Dometic has announced its new portfolio of...
Garmin RV 785 GPS navigator that offers RV-specific navigation and a built-in dash camera.

New Garmin RV-Specific GPS

  Garmin introduces the new RV 785 GPS navigator that offers RV-specific navigation and a built-in dash camera. The RV 785 features a high-resolution 7-inch...
Burnie grill

Burnie Grill

Looking for a classic campfire experience without the hassle of buying and hauling bulky wood that takes up precious cargo space? The Burnie Grill...

Sponsored Content: REDARC BCDC Battery Chargers

New multistage chargers from REDARC use solar power for motorhome house batteries Need to keep your motorhome’s house batteries charged? REDARC’s Dual-Input BCDC in-vehicle battery...
Class A motorhome with zip dee awning

Two-stage Convenience

Awnings by Zip Dee now offers the Century 2, a roof-mounted awning designed to add awning strength without overextending into neighboring RV sites. The...