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5 Pennsylvania RV Parks You Must Visit

5 Pennsylvania RV Parks You Must Visit

Pennsylvania is an RV destination every traveler needs to visit at least once. There's history, wilderness, city life and more to take in. Here's 5 of the best RV Parks in PA.......[Read More]
Things You Need for Your New Fifth Wheel RV

Things You Need for Your New Fifth Wheel RV

Your new fifth-wheel RV may not have it all.lake mead national recreation area 14 image by Jim Parkin from Fotolia.comA new fifth-wheel RV should come fully equipped, but the size, number or quality of some of the roadside safety items may be less than optimal. Before you take your first.........[Read More]
List of Items to Take in a Travel Trailer

List of Items to Take in a Travel Trailer

When packing for a travel trailer trip, everyone focuses on what to take along. However, an important question is what not to bring. It's easy to bring too many things on an RV or travel trailer trip. Too many things makes it hard to stow and find things during the trip. It can even.........[Read More]
How to Troubleshoot an Atwood RV Hot Water Tank

How to Troubleshoot an Atwood RV Hot Water Tank

Atwood RV water heaters come in two different models. The older versions have a ¼ inch gas line on the left side of the main burner. These models were made by Robertshaw. This model has a pilot adjustment screw on the gas control. Newer Atwood hot water tanks are made by Jade. A ¼ inch......[Read More]
Advice on Buying a Camping Trailer

Advice on Buying a Camping Trailer

Camping trailers, also known as travel trailers, allow you to stay in an enclosed unit while traveling without the hassles of hotel reservations or staying with relatives. There are several types of camping trailers designed to sleep anywhere from two to six people. Most designs feature a solid base......[Read More]
How to Repair an RV Ceiling

How to Repair an RV Ceiling

A recreational vehicle with a water leak in the roof will soon become apparent when the ceiling of the RV starts to show water stains, bubbles, or in some cases, actually collapses. Before fixing the damage to the interior of your vehicle, make sure you have done a thorough job of repairing and seal......[Read More]
How to Look After a Camper Mattress

How to Look After a Camper Mattress

Like any mattress, camper mattresses must be cared for and cleaned according to the manufacturer's instructions. Whether you are an active camper or are a novice, you can use several general tips to keep your camper mattress in good condition. Learn how you can keep your camper mattress clean, prote......[Read More]
RV Camping Trailer Checklist

RV Camping Trailer Checklist

Recreational vehicle, or "RV," traveling is a great way to tour the country or travel to events while enjoying the flexibility of always having comfortable accommodations available. RVs come in several forms including buses, cab-over pickup truck units and travel trailers. When operating and towing ......[Read More]
How to Winterize My Class C Motor Home

How to Winterize My Class C Motor Home

If you have a Class C RV, you're going to need to winterize it every year before cold weather hits. If not winterized properly, busted pipes, getting stuck, mice or mildew might await you come spring. You can take your Class C RV to a local RV dealer and service station to have them winterize it for......[Read More]
RV Camping in Corbett, Oregon

RV Camping in Corbett, Oregon

Corbett is a small community in Oregon, located thirty minutes outside of Portland, in between the towns of Sandy River and Crown Point. The town is centered in a number of RV and camping opportunities, which have a variety of accommodations and services. Investigate your options to find the right o......[Read More]
How to Set Up a Truck to Tow an RV

How to Set Up a Truck to Tow an RV

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), "There's a lot more to towing a trailer than just hitching up and taking off down the road." You must consider the size and weight of the recreational vehicle in relationship to the ability of the truck to safely tow it. The o......[Read More]
The Best Ways to Level a Travel Trailer

The Best Ways to Level a Travel Trailer

It is always a challenge to get a camper trailer level. Many people do not even bother trying, but it is important to level the camper for comfort and to ensure everything functions properly. The refrigerator is especially sensitive to incorrect angles when running on propane.......[Read More]
5 Minnesota RV Parks You Must Visit

5 Minnesota RV Parks You Must Visit

Minnesota is more than a frozen tundra for travelers, especially for RVers. Here's 5 of the best RV parks in all of Minnesota.......[Read More]
How to Install a Roof Air Conditioner in an RV

How to Install a Roof Air Conditioner in an RV

New RV units often come with roof top air conditioners to cool off the entire RV. Older units may have them, but often times they are an addition the owner must make. If you are a fairly handy do-it-yourselfer you will be able to install a roof air conditioner in your RV. These air conditioning unit......[Read More]
How to Buy a Motorcycle in Japan

How to Buy a Motorcycle in Japan

Japan is full of interesting backroads that can be appreciated on a motorcycle. Purchase a motorcycle from a dealer or get a bargain through the English-language classifieds, and you'll save gas and avoid traffic congestion.......[Read More]
Kansas Camper Towing Laws

Kansas Camper Towing Laws

Kansas has regulations that apply to towing campers.rv image by Greg Pickens from Fotolia.comAll states have laws for towing. Some laws are the same from state to state, but certain states have their own regulations. The laws for towing address cars, boats, pop-up campers, travel trailers.........[Read More]
Senior Transportation Options

Senior Transportation Options

Seniors who cannot drive require alternative transportation options.senior fisherman image by Pix by Marti from Fotolia.comIt can be a challenge for seniors to find transportation. Since it is often dangerous for seniors with impaired driving abilities to operate a motor vehicle, it is.........[Read More]
ATV Tours in Nevada

ATV Tours in Nevada

A visit to Nevada is not complete without exploring the vast desert and rugged mountains.nevada mountains image by Xavier MARCHANT from Fotolia.comDeprived of rain by the Sierra Nevada range, the state of Nevada is home to Great Basin National Park, which is the United States largest.........[Read More]
Do Rush Slip Ons Require Engine Modification?

Do Rush Slip Ons Require Engine Modification?

Motorcycle enthusiasts enjoy the roar of the engine as they drive down the road. A Rush slip-on muffler provides both an aesthetic and functional purpose. You must make modifications to the engine to alter the exhaust.......[Read More]
Onan 4.0 Carburetor Troubleshooting Hints

Onan 4.0 Carburetor Troubleshooting Hints

Camping with a recreational vehicle, or RV, requires the use of an auxiliary power source to run appliances and lights. Onan offers a RV generator with a 4.0 carburetor, which can develop problems if not properly maintained.......[Read More]