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

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Quick Tips: Lights, Please

Finding the lock to my RV’s entry door in the dark can be challenging. I found a very lightweight, low-cost (about $3) 4 LED...

Water Blotter

The countertop around the kitchen faucet in my galley constantly gets wet, and the water runs down the surface and affects other items sitting...

Better Battery Access

Our house battery is in a vented battery box located in a storage area under the couch. Accessing the battery requires removing a dozen...
Quick Tip - Classic Cranium Saver - Pool noodles

Classic Cranium Saver

Ever walk around your motorhome and accidentally bang your head on the corner of one of the slideouts? Me too. To save your head,...

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...

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...

Neat and Dry

  I wanted a towel rack in my utility bay to keep towels neat and to have a place for them to dry. I was...

Hold Tight

  Outdoor tablecloths often fly up in the wind. Commercial hold-down springs are too small for the thick concrete or very thick wooden tables found...

Quick Tips: Keeping Electronics Cool

In our motorhome, we have a cabinet where we keep all of the electronics for our three TVs. Each shelf is filled with receivers,...
Quick Tip - Kneeler - Coaster - Illustration

Noodle Kneeler

  As an aging RVer, I found that tasks such as checking tire pressure and doing other needful services close to the ground has become...

Products

USB LED Reading Light with Flex Neck and Night Light

Flex Charging

Seems like we’re always looking for an open outlet to charge our phones or tablets. SalVinCo introduces a way to charge an electronic device...
Redarc BMS1230S2 main unit with remote lithium solar ready web

Battery of Skills: REDARC Manager30

Australia-based REDARC Electronics has launched The Manager30 battery-management system. The system, which has been available Down Under since 2014, is designed to charge and...
Woman walking past Coway Air Purifier in apartment home with Amazon Alexa behind her.

Breathe Easy at Home and on the Road: The RV Air Mega Purifier

Indescribably Cleaner Air and Smell for Your RV We all know that our RVs can become, how shall we say, funky smelling from time to...
The Drive 4G-X RV by weBoost

Give Cell Signals a Boost

Can you hear me now? If not, you may need a cellular signal booster in your motorhome. The Drive 4G-X RV cellular signal booster...
Yamaha EF2200iS protable generator

Power By Yamaha: Efficiency and Technology Combined

Yamaha Motor Corp. USA introduces the all-new EF2200iS portable inverter generator. The 55-pound EF2200iS is powered by a high-output MZ80 OHV, air-cooled, single cylinder...