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

Barska 15-40x50 Colorado Spotting Scope

Two Great Products are Super for Birders

A great spotting scope brings the birds in view and the Audubon Bird Guide on your phone lets you know what you're seeing Barska 15-40x50...
A Dometic RV refrigerator with doors open

Dometic’s RMD 10 a Cool add to Your RV

Dometic’s new generation RMD 10 series refrigerator is now available to consumers. Previously available only at the manufacturer level, the popular RMD 10 features...
Roadmaster Brake Monitor kit

Peace of Mind: Universal Brake Monitor and Switch

One of the biggest concerns a motorhome owner has while towing is the state of the dinghy vehicle’s brakes. Are they even being applied?...
Trillium Battery

Motorhome Battery Upgrade

Trojan Battery Co. announces the Trillium line of Intelligent Lithium batteries. With life expectancy of more than 5,000 cycles, Trillium batteries maximize total energy...
Furrion Wi-Fi System

RV Wi-Fi

Furrion helps RV owners stay connected on the road. We all depend on a reliable signal and Wi-Fi routing for many of our everyday activities,...