Quick Tips

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

Quick Tips - Fridge Protector
A DIY handle for pulling RV portable waste tank

Tug a Lug RV Waste Tank

Tugging a full portable waste tank by the metal handle even a short distance is tough on the fingers and palm. To make the...
Quick Tips Step Aerobic Illustration

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....

Lighting the Way

  We often return to our RV after dark, and fumbling for the light switch is a nuisance, even if we have a flashlight. We...

Outside Temperature Sensor

  I have a SkyScan digital clock that displays inside and outside temperature. After trying to find a location, when parked, that the outside transmitter...

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...

Quick Tips: RV Hobby Helper

I was using one of my motorhome’s basement rollout bays to store my hobby supplies, but I also had to carry a folding table...

Charge It!

  To keep the batteries charged in my 2003 Winnebago Journey, I purchased a Deltran Battery Tender designed to handle the dual 12-volt starting batteries...

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...

More Prep Space

Our motorhome just doesn’t have enough counterspace, so I inserted a cutting board into the galley sink edges. It fits perfectly and I still...
Quick Tip - Sprayer Illustration

Spray-in Convenience

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)....

Products

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