Quick Tips

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

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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...
Quick Tips Toilet Drawing

Cheers!

  Cleaning the black holding tank can be difficult, especially on motorhomes without a flushing system. I’ve found the best way to be certain our...
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RV Tip: Use Pump Sprayer for Filling Batteries

For difficult-to-access batteries that require refilling the cells with distilled water, I use a 1-gallon pump sprayer (such as is used for weed killer)....
Water Filter in DIY stand made from traffic cone

Motorhome Quick Tip: No Spill in the Cone Zone

After deciding to add an external filter for the city-water connection to our Class A motorhome, I looked for an economical way to keep...
Motorhome nightstand shelf

Simple Shelf Improvement

My motorhome doesn’t have a nightstand on the right-hand side of the bed. I needed something to hold my coffee cup, watch, etc. I...

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...
Quick Tip Mirror Hook

What Price, Vanity?

  I never thought that I would reach the age where I could not open a vanity door. Turns out I was wrong. My...
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Step Up

  We use our aerobic stepper as an entry step to our motorhome, and as an aerobic stepper to stay fit while on the road....
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No, Kitty! CPAP Fix For When the Cat Gets the Hose

Like many RVers, I use a CPAP machine. And, also like many RVers, I travel with pets, currently a 4-year-old dog and a kitten....
Pool noodles used to quiet RV window shades

Motorhome Quick Tip: Another Noodle Use

While driving, I noticed an annoying clanking sound in my Thor Quantum Class C. I discovered the new-style pull-down shades were banging against the...
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RV Tech Savvy: Fueling Problem

I have a 2006 Winnebago Tour diesel pusher with a 360 CAT engine. Refueling this motorhome can take as long as 30 minutes, and...
Red Honda generator inside RV cubby

Our Must-Have Necessities for Full-Time RV Living

Full-time RV living is amazing in so many ways. However, there is no denying that you sacrifice a lot when you have limited space....
pumpkin stand in Yakima County

Touring Central Washington in Fall

  Yakima, Washington, and its surrounding area is a delightful autumn motorhome destination, no matter which way you turn. Central Washington’s Yakima County, home to the...
Class C motorhome slideout extended

RV Slideout Maintenance Simplified

  Optimize your motorhome's slides with these easy maintenance tips! The RV slideout has revolutionized our expectations of living space and floorplan configurations. Today, the overwhelming...