Category Archives: RV Tips

Snowbirds Give Back by Volunteering & Workcamping

As more seniors seek ways to enjoy the snowbird lifestyle many are turning to workcamping as a means of supplementing their pensions. Being a workcamper is not just a job, it’s a lifestyle, one that is actively pursued by some … Continue reading

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Escapees Expand Mail Services

Since 1985, Escapees Mail Forwarding Service has been assisting full-time and part-time RVers with all their mail forwarding needs.  As a licensed commercial mail-receiving agent, Escapees provides the largest, most economical service for RVers in the nation. Livingston, Texas-based Escapees Club … Continue reading

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ABCs of LEDs for RVs

Brantford, Ontario-based RV-PartsPlus.com has introduced its first book on the conversion of lighting in a RV to LEDs. With the popularity of this lighting format in new, motorized, and towable recreation vehicles, many owners want to make the upgrade/conversion from … Continue reading

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Frozen RV Door Locks, Windows & Doors: Prevention & Solutions

As refugees from the frozen north, snowbirds escape winter at home by migrating southward each year. However, some RVers, either by choice or by circumstance, end up living in their RVs in cold weather areas. Winter’s bitter winds can freeze RV door … Continue reading

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2015 RV Shows: One-Stop RV Shopping

RV shows are like the mega-malls of the RV world. RV and camping shows are where multiple dealers gather to bring their latest models and offer deals. This provides a great opportunity for prospective buyers to wander between different models, … Continue reading

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New RV Tires Website Launched by Michelin

Michelin North America launched a new RV tires website that includes information on tire selection and maintenance for recreational vehicles including campers and motorhomes. Michelin RV tires offer a wide variety of technical and reference materials to help keep you on top … Continue reading

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Bizarre RV Mishaps

Accidents involving recreational vehicles often occur as a result of mechanical failure or driver error. Then there are the mishaps that are of the bizarre nature often resulting in life-threatening injuries and on occasion death. Following are five bizarre RV … Continue reading

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Preparing the RV for Long-Term Storage

Palm City, Florida-based Shurhold Industries now offers a step-by-step guide for RV owners preparing an RV for long-term storage. The guide covers all the bases, so a rig remains in top shape and is ready to go for the next … Continue reading

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Top 7 Christmas Gifts For the RVer in Your Life

It’s the time of year when Christmas carols fill the air, the smell of fir trees (or cactus or palm trees, depending on your location) waft through the RV, jolly thoughts of eggnog and food—and gifts are exchanged. Following are … Continue reading

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Father & Daughter Died of CO Poisoning in RV

Carbon monoxide poisoning is suspected in the deaths of a 39-year-old man and his 11-year-old daughter who were found in an RV being used as a home by a family just north of Duluth, Minnesota. Two other siblings in the … Continue reading

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