Quick Tips

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

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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...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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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....
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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Skin Saver

My husband figured out how to mostly eliminate getting scratched when he pulls items out of our motorhome’s cargo bays – he put a...
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MotorHome Quick Tips: Clever Clip

The bouncing of a motorhome while on the road often causes items like trousers to slip off their hangers. I was tired of having...

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...
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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...
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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...