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 Tip Window Screen

Screen Time

While set up in camp, Class B and Class C motorhomes can often benefit from additional ventilation at times by rolling down the cab-door...

Compact Storage Solution

I carry 40 feet of sewer hose, which is cut into four 8- to 12-foot-long pieces, with each section fitted with connectors. This allows...
Quick Tips- Wheel chocks

Box Leveling

As frequent snowbirds in Florida, my husband, Chuck, and I are often camping at sandy environments near shimmering lakes, shell-strewn beaches or in the...

Table Tip

Sometimes the dining table in our Roadtrek is just too large. If the weather is nice, we prefer to eat outside, but we still...
Quick Tips Cabinet Door Hinge

No More Headaches

  We bought our first motorhome in December 2014. We love everything about it, except one small problem. Above the couch are two cabinets that...

Temperature-controlled Electronics

Our Monaco Class A has the TV and home theater components, as well as the DirecTV satellite receiver, in a compartment over the driver’s...
Dinghy Vehicle hook up

RV Quick Tips: Safety in Numbers

As a pilot and former flight instructor, I constantly emphasize the habitual use of a checklist. It goes far to eliminate missing an important...

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...

Know Your Height

YouTube is full of videos of RVers who have lost their air conditioning units, and anything else on the roof, while driving under low...

Freshwater Sun Protection

We traveled to Texas in August for our shakedown cruise in our new coach. The first thing we found was the freshwater line got...

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,...