Stop shower leaks before they cause damage

Having a leaky shower stall is not only a nuisance requiring constant clean up, but it could also lead to mold, mildew, and rotting floors as well. Certified RV technician Chris Dougherty outlines a simple way to keep your RV’s shower stall from leaking. Remember to subscribe to RV Travel’s FREE weekly newsletter with more maintenance tips, and articles about RVing. Read More

What to do if you find bubbles on your rubber roof

Have you noticed any bubbles appearing on your RV’s rubber roof? On this episode of “Ask The RV Expert,” RVtravel.com editor Chuck Woodbury talks with Chris Dougherty about a reader’s problem: bubbles on his rubber roof. What to do? Sign up now to receive the FREE RVTravel weekly newsletter to receive all the news, how-tos, and other articles of interest... Read More

RV Pro Technician lists his basic tools for an RVer

  Take it from a pro when it comes to RV maintenance or repairs. RV Technician Chris Dougherty lists the best tools to carry in an RV to deal with routine maintenance and emergency repairs. This is a good starting point for what you will need.  Sign up for one of RVTravel’s newsletters about RVing. Pick and choose based on... Read More

How to keep your water lines from freezing

By Russ and Tiña De Maris With winter around the corner, it’s smart to be aware of freezing water in your RV water lines. A parked RV is one that’s susceptible to the ravages of Old Man Winter. An area that can hurt you the most: Water. RVs are full of water, both in freshwater systems and on the back... Read More