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Quick Tips

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

Mudflap Protector

Weight Up

  When flat-towing a dinghy vehicle, it’s important your motorhome has a mud flap that works. Some of the loose-bristle or brush-type flaps seem to...
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)...
Quick Tips - Picture Hanging strips - illustration

Hook and Loop

  I take my jewelry box with me when we travel south for the winter. I needed something else for my longer necklaces, so I...
Quick Tips - Sewer hose holder

Quick Tips: Closed Carry

  I own a 29-foot Class B-plus motorhome and have never had a place to put the sewer hoses. The owner’s manual says to store...

Portable Solar Light

  Individual solar-lamp assemblies are available at many hardware stores and home centers, and they make nice light sources while camping. In order to place...
Quick Tips Cardboard Glass Holder

Glass Saver

  My husband, Chuck, and I have read MotorHome for two years in preparation for buying our first RV, a new 25-foot Class B-plus motorhome....

Quick Tips: Fishing For Storage

We recently purchased a 2006 Winnebago Tour and were trying to find the perfect place for our fishing rods. We have one 7-foot rod...
RV King Bed Sheet Tip

Quick Tips: Keep Your King Bed Covered

I created this solution for a king-size bed where it is difficult to get a fitted sheet on because the bed is blocked on...
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MotorHome Quick Tips: See-through Storage

Storage in a motorhome is always an important subject, and having read different ideas in recent issues, I’d like to share my method. I...
Quick Tips - GPS Holder illustration

GPS Grabber

  I love the convenience a GPS offers for routing my trips. However, my GPS unit’s suction cup will not stick to my motorhome’s textured...

Products

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...
King Combi step ladder

King Kombo

Considering the limited storage space in a motorhome, a conventional ladder may seem like a luxury item. But when that one item can perform...
ENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo

JENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo is Twice as Nice

Music is an important part of the motorhome lifestyle, inside and out of the coach. ASA Electronics now offers the JENSEN JWM45 Two-zone Stereo....
Dometic-PLB40-Portable-Li-battery

Dometic PLB40 Portable Lithium Battery

Perfect for off-grid camping, the Dometic PLB40 lithium battery was designed to run 12-volt DC appliances — specifically, Dometic’s line of CFX mobile compressor...
Photo of Oru folding kayak

Origami On the Water

Looking to ply the waters but don’t have the space to store a traditional kayak? Oru has launched its first tandem folding kayak, the...