Quick Tips

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

Flashlight Holder

Creative Flashlight Storage

We store flashlights for the kids right next to the door. I found that by simply drilling holes (the width of the flashlight heads)...
canine comfort

Comfort for Your Canine

With two adults and two dogs traveling together in a small Class C, we needed a place where the dogs could sleep as well...

Coolant Overflow Tank Protection Tip

There has been an ongoing problem with UV damage to the coolant overflow tank, which is in the rear engine area, on many built...

RV Battery Tray Trick

After having the release cable mechanism to my motorhome’s battery tray fail a number of times, I unhooked it and bolted a set of...
Storage inside of storage

Stacked Motorhome Storage

In order to create more organized storage space in my motorhome’s exterior bays, I used an old piece of countertop, some pipe and a...

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...

Latch On, Latch OFF

The latch on our motorhome’s shower door was difficult to operate. The plastic knob had to be twisted to get the door open. I...

Sewer Hose Solution

After having to hunt for big rocks or large pieces of wood to hold our sewer hose down into the RV park’s drain, I...

HEADLIGHT SUNSCREEN

Most motorhomes have plastic headlight lenses that fog over because of sunlight. To help prevent fogging while the coach is in storage, I went...
squeejee clips

PERSONAL WINDSHIELD WASHER

My previous Class A motorhome had a factory-installed window washing squeegee held in place with spring clips under the hood. My latest unit had...

Products

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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...
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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...
Photo of 30 amp Power Watchdog RV surge protector

Smart Surge Protector Reports RV Power to Your Phone

Hughes Autoformers’ Power Watchdog EPO (Emergency Power Off) combines Bluetooth technology with the automatic shut off and re-start of an energy management system, offering...
Photo of VIAIR RV tire inflator kit

Pump it Up! New Line of Inflators from VIAIR

VIAIR has announced a new line of portable tire inflators designed specifically for RVs. The four RVS tire inflators are the only portable compressors...
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Straight as an Arrow

New adjustable drag link makes it simple to center the steering wheel on Ford F-53 chassis Piloting a motorhome has its own set of idiosyncrasies...