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Quick Tips

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

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Drying Dishes in an RV

The kitchen counter in our RV is too small to hold a conventional dish drain board. Using an idea we saw in our travels...

Pantry Shelf Help

I own a 2008 Winnebago View H model that has a long, narrow and cavernous three-shelf pantry beside the refrigerator. Pulling a can of...

Curbside Convenience

  To make it more convenient to spray things off, I ran a hose from the street-side utility bay. A Y-fitting with valves was used...
Quick Tip - Bayonet Busters

Quick Tips: Bayonet Busters

  After bayonet-type fittings have been in service for a few weeks, disassembling the connections for packing away the sewer hose can become a chore....

Stationary Soap Dispenser

  Rather than have soap bouncing around in the sink or taking up space on a shelf in my motorhome, I installed a countertop soap...
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Snap to It

We prefer natural ventilation in our motorhome, whether we’re boondocking or even if full hookups are available. However, when the door is open and...
A DIY handle for pulling RV portable waste tank

Tug a Lug RV Waste Tank

Tugging a full portable waste tank by the metal handle even a short distance is tough on the fingers and palm. To make the...
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Solar-Light Night

I always enjoy a well-lit campsite, but hate having electrical cords strewn everywhere. My solution involves solar lights and flower pots. My husband bored...

Out of Sight

We needed extra storage drawers in our motorhome, so I utilized the space under the sink in the galley. I removed the top shelf...
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...

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...