Quick Tips

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

Dinghy bumper

Dinghy Bumper

Parking in my area is pretty tight, and when I’m not on the road, I park my dinghy vehicle in front of my motorhome....
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,...
Quick Tip - wiper protector-Pool noodles

Blade Runner

I was tired of the premature deterioration of my motor­home’s windshield wiper blades due to exposure to the weather and hot sun. To protect...
Quick Tip Glass Holder

No Shake, Rattle or Roll

We like to use glassware in our motorhome. After trying a few ideas to keep the glasses in the cabinets while on the road,...
Quick Tip Cooler Tray

Cooler Tray

I wanted a slide-out tray for the Dometic cooler in my motorhome’s basement storage, but could not find one that fit the 22-inch-deep by...
Quick Tips - Pump Illustration

A Little Pump Makes a Big Difference

Adding oil to an Onan generator at the end of an oil change can be excruciatingly slow. The process involves adding an ounce at...
Quick Tips hose and tape illustration

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....
Quick Tips - paper towel holder

Snap to It

We prefer natural ventilation in our motorhome, whether we’re boondocking or even if full hookups are available. However, when the door is open and...
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...
Quick Tips - connector

Quick Disconnect

If you have trouble with, or are simply tired of, screwing on the TV cable to the hookup when you arrive at a campsite,...


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,...
The Clearsource kit includes sediment and coconut shell activated carbon block filters. Plastic wrench, supplied with the system, is used to remove canisters and access filters.

Clean Water on the Road: Clearsource RV Water Filters

Clearsource premium two-canister RV-specific system, tucked into a stout housing, removes much of the bad stuff while streamlining the process