Stop those parasitic loads from attacking your batteries

Do you know that your RV can be attacked by parasitic loads even when sitting idle or in storage? What the heck are parasitic loads, you ask? In this segment of “The RV DIY® Project Video Series” Mark Polk, with RV Education 101, demonstrates how to install the protector – a battery disconnect switch – directly on the deep cycle RV... Read More

RV geeks share their knowledge with the rest of us

Technology in the last couple decades has come on by leaps and bounds and has affected all but the most dedicated Luddites living the RV lifestyle. But one thing we technology challenged RVers can be thankful for is having experts in technology also being experts in RVing – and not only tying it all together but sharing their knowledge with the rest... Read More

Protect tires from UV rays with white or black covers?

Do you know why you should use tire covers when parked for any length of time? It’s to protect them from the sun’s UV rays, which will deteriorate the tires and shorten their life – even when you have tread left. But which color – black or white – does the best job of protection? Roger Marble answers that question.  Subscribe to the FREE... Read More

Tips for best performance of your RV refrigerator

Your RV refrigerator looks and acts similar to a regular household refrigerator, except there are some differences.These tips from Chris Dougherty, Certified RV Technician, will help your RV refrigerator to perform as you would expect it to – even when this refrigerator goes bounding up and down the highways. Here is the RV fridge fan which Chris refers to, available... Read More

Information you can learn from highway road signs

Do you sometimes wonder whether there is hidden, or at least not explained, information on road signs that may help you on your RV road trips? Maybe it’s information that is of value to long-haul truckers, that would be good to know. Walter Cannon, executive director of the Recreation Vehicle Education and Safety Foundation, offers tips for RV drivers that will... Read More