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Quick Tips

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

Residential refrigerator in an RV

Simple RV Hack to Keep Refrigerator Doors Closed

After installing a residential refrigerator in my Class A motorhome, I immediately found I had a problem: the doors would not stay closed during...
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...
Motorhome Quick Tip: Cable storage

Quick Tips: Stress Relief

The 50-amp shorepower cord connector for my motorhome is in a compartment with other utilities. The weight pulling on the plug was stressing the...
Motorhome Quick Tip: front door light

Quick Tips: Lights, Please

Finding the lock to my RV’s entry door in the dark can be challenging. I found a very lightweight, low-cost (about $3) 4 LED...
Dinghy Vehicle hook up

RV Quick Tips: Safety in Numbers

As a pilot and former flight instructor, I constantly emphasize the habitual use of a checklist. It goes far to eliminate missing an important...
Pillow case as RV quilt storage

RV Quick Tips: Quilt Storage

Like most RVers, we are short on space for storing bulky items, especially extra blankets for when the weather turns cold. We solved the...
Class C cabover modification

Quick Tips: Kid Catcher

We found a solution to make the cabover sleeping area in our Class C much more child-friendly. We bought a 1-by-8-by-96-inch piece of poplar...
Quick Tip Window Screen

Screen Time

While set up in camp, Class B and Class C motorhomes can often benefit from additional ventilation at times by rolling down the cab-door...
Quick Tip Bungee Storage

Bungee Blocker

Housed above each of the captain’s seats on my Class A motorhome are very shallow cupboards in which very little can be stored. I...
Quick Tip refrigerator vent bug stopper

Bug Insulation

I was always worried about bugs getting into the back of my motorhome’s refrigerator through the exterior vent when the motorhome was in storage....
Entegra Reatta XL motorhome exterior

Entegra’s New Reatta XL Class A

The newest series to join the Entegra Coach lineup, the Reatta XL, couples impressive technology with exceptional handling and drivability to deliver an impressive...
Jayco Redhawk 31F motorhome exterior

Jayco Redhawk Class C

The Jayco Redhawk is one of the best values in its class. Riding on the Ford E-450 chassis, and with the addition of the...
Rayford Crossing RV Resort in Spring, Texas

Top Campgrounds for Winter

RV parks in the Sunbelt are pulling out all the stops this year with major upgrades and grand openings. COVID-19 has been disrupting people’s travel...
motorhome on road in Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park by RV

  Rocky Mountain National Park is indeed more than incredible alpine views … but, wow, those views are stunning! The Rocky Mountains stretch for 200 miles...

Storing Your Motorhome for Winter

A seasonal checklist of must-do maintenance items for motorhome owners As we move into the colder weather, and the primary camping season comes to a...