Stop mildew before it attacks your memory foam mattress

Mold and mildew are the scourge of RVs, and whenever possible steps should be taken to prevent it from invading your home-on-wheels. In this video, Jim Nelson introduces you to a product that will keep mildew from forming beneath your RV’s memory foam mattress. Sign up today for RV Travel‘s FREE weekly newsletter for what is of interest to RVers.  Read More

Should RVers be allowed to run generators in national parks

RVers use generators to provide electrical power to their rigs and to charge batteries. Even though they provide a valuable resource for your camping enjoyment, the sound of a running motor in a pristine natural environment is not always appreciated by your immediate neighbors. What do you think? Are they too noisy? Or are they no big deal? Do people just... Read More

Don’t make this huge buying mistake

It may be hard to believe, but some RV buyers sign on the dotted line and pop down their cash before performing one very important task. What is it? Retract the slideouts! Bring them in, just as they’ll be when you’re traveling down the highway. At RV shows and in dealers’ lots, the slideouts are always in the out position,... Read More

Big box stores and restaurants that welcome RV overnighters

Jim O’Briant of OvernightRVparking runs down the list of popular big box stores (and a restaurant chain) that do or don’t allow overnight stays. Find out which stores where you might be able to stay overnight with your RV. And be sure to check out Jim’s website. It’s the best source of places to stay for free or inexpensively in the... Read More

A hose is a hose is a hose. Um, maybe not.

RVtravel.com editor Chuck Woodbury has a tip about a new type of compact hose that at first glance seems like a good thing for RVers. But NO-O-O says Chuck. Maybe not. Isn’t a hose a hose? Why wouldn’t any clean hose do what it was intended for? That’s what Chuck explains in this video.  And while you’re here, remember to... Read More

Do you have the right kind of fire extinguisher in your RV?

Mac the Fire Guy (Mac McCoy) is a veteran firefighter and expert on all things connected with firer. When Mac talks, people listen. In this video Mac discusses RV fire extinguishers. The one that came with your RV is typically not sufficient. Some RVers buy another, but is it the right kind? It may, in fact, be toxic. This is excellent... Read More