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Is Your RV Ready For The Holiday Weekend?

This weekend marks the start of the camping season and that means getting your RV road ready for new adventures. AAA travel projects 37.2 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home for Memorial Weekend. That’s the highest … Continue reading

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Prep Your RV For Summer In 5 Easy Steps

The weather is getting warmer and summer will soon be here. Now is the time to start planning your summer vacation. But prior to booking a campsite, owners of recreational vehicles should perform some basic and routine maintenance to ensure … Continue reading

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Prep Your RV For Spring in 10 Easy Steps

It’s that time of year again! With temperatures rising now is the time to take your RV out of winter hibernation. Thoroughly inspect the RV and prepare it for that first road trip or weekend getaway to your favorite camping … 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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Tailgating &Carbon Monoxide Dangers

You can’t see it, smell it, or taste it, but carbon monoxide causes about 400 deaths in America each year. Further, carbon monoxide poisoning sends some 20,000 people to the emergency room each year. As thousands pull into Birmingham for … Continue reading

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Preparing Your RV For Winter

Fall is fast approaching, and not far behind another long, northern winter. As the colder weather sets in, those in the Northern climes either snowbird south for the winter or prepare their recreational vehicle for another winter of ice, snow, … Continue reading

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Carbon Monoxide: Symptoms & Treatment

Every year on average, carbon monoxide poisoning claims over 400 lives and causes 20,000 visits to hospital emergency departments. Known as the “silent killer,” carbon monoxide is formed when organic compounds such as gasoline, kerosene, oil, propane, coal, or wood … Continue reading

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Never Run Out of Propane With GasWatch

The new Smart GasWatch Scale makes sure you never run out of propane, a true “peace of mind” innovation that will keep the BBQ grill fired up while camping in the RV or tailgating. “Summer may be ending soon, but … Continue reading

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6 RV Safety Accessories

In previous articles on Vogel Talks RVing, I’ve discussed safety tips and useful items and accessories to travel with on RV road trips. Today’s post details six safety items and accessories to pack in your recreational vehicle. Fire extinguishers All … Continue reading

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Carbon Monoxide: Odorless & DEADLY In All Seasons

On a cool Wednesday in March this year, a couple was enjoying their RV at a KOA campground in Nashville. Their bodies were discovered by family members who traveled to Nashville to check on the couple after they were unable … Continue reading

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