Chicken Fried Steak

Now I admit I am a Texan through and through, and I may be a little predjudiced about some things, but this needs to be told. We just got back from our

City Water Hook-Up

Question: When I have water in my fresh water tank and I run the pump and faucets, I see water coming out my city water hook up connection. This did

Cold Weather RVing

How to fulltime RV in cold weather, winterizing tips, how to avoid frozen water lines.

Cricket SW3 and Honda CRV

Question: Thinking about buying a cricket golf cart for use in campgrounds. We will be traveling in 30 foot motor home and towing a 4WD Honda CRV.

Dangerous Roads

Question: For the western US states, does anyone have free internet maps showing pickup truck drivers towing travel trailers unsafe roads to avoid because

Dish Network

Question: I am going to Alberta, Canada, and currently subscribe to Dish Network. I am wondering if it will work up north or do I have to change over

Double Towing

Question: I currently pull a 30-ft 2000 Coachman Catalina travel trailer with my 2004 3/4 ton Dodge Ram (Cummins Diesel. I want to put a bumper mount

Drivers License for Fulltime RVing

Question: Hello, I have looked at Motor Homes, and would like to sell my home. But, without a permanent residence what do folks do about there drivers

Exit Strategy: Hanging up the Keys

Question: Do you have an exit strategy for going back to a permanent home when you get too old or ill to be on the road full time? Answer: This is a

Finding Water when Dry Camping

Question: When traveling from one spot to another and dry camping, where can I get water for my fresh water holding tank? Answer: Your best bets

First time towing experience

We were going to take a trip to Elk County, Pa. to do some elk viewing and needed a vehicle to do it. This would be the first time we ever towed anything

Fulltime RV Types

Question: We have been looking at RV’s for about a year. We are planning to fulltime RV beginning in the summer of 2013. We have decided to purchase

Fulltime RVing Can Be Murder

The year was 1976. Thirty three long and adventurous years ago when my husband and I made the decision to purchase our first travel trailer. With his

Fulltimer Expenses

Question: What is the average yearly revenue needed to be a fulltimer? We are curious about costs for things like fuel, RV Maintenance, RV Sites, Food,

Can You Put Home Furniture in RV?

Question: Can I put my home furniture in my 5th wheel camper that has slides? Answer: We think that it depends on several factors. The most obvious

Hornet Slide-In Truck Camper

Question: Can anyone tell me why my rear marker lights and my right rear tail light goes off and on like a bad circuit breaker? If it has marker light

How do you hook up to city water?

Question: I tried to hook up to city water and when I turned on the water I had water leaking from under the motorhome. Does that mean that a hose is

Is Buying an RV a Good Investment?

Question: Is buying an RV a good investment? We are wondering if it would be a good idea. Answer: An RV is a depreciating asset, so it is not something

Jayco Eagle Fifth Wheel Winterizing

Question: I got two sets of instructions from dealer reps on winterizing my fifth wheel. Neither that or the manual worked. Antifreeze was coming

Land A Plane On Your RV?

Here’s a use for an RV you probably never thought of…. landing a plane on top of your RV! Yes, you’re seeing that picture right…. in this air show

Liability Insurance Canada RV

Question: We are permanent RVers in British Columbia and have been told by our insurance provider that the policy cannot cover liability. This does

Making RV a Fulltime Stationary Home

Question: If I purchase a 5th wheel RV and not use it for travel, but rather use it as a stationary home, would I need to change the holding tanks to

Monthy Cost Living in RV

Question: What is the cost to live fulltime in an RV? Answer: Regarding the cost to RV fulltime – there is no one size fits all answer. We assume you

Motorhome Length Short or Long

Question: I’d like a 42 foot diesel pusher but I have heard some discussion about longer motorhomes not being allowed in National Parks. Could you provide

RV Motorhome or Trailer

Question: We are just not sure whether to pull a dingy behind an A class motorhome or pull a trailer or 5th wheel. We are hoping to make a purchase in

Ideal RV Motorhome Size

Question: How big is too big? What is the ideal size to live in an RV fulltime? Answer: There is no one answer to this question. It is truly a matter

Musty Smell Outside Under RV

Question: We are fulltimers and have been in the same spot since May (4 months). In the last couple of weeks, we have noticed a musty smell that I have

New RV Toilet Used

Question: Is it normal to purchase a new travel trailer that has water in the toilet? Shouldn’t it be sealed and be removed by the purchaser? I am

Options: Internet Access on the Road

When I was five years old, my family bought a Damon Intruder, and we set out on a road-trip. It was the summer of 1995. My parents, along with my three

Permanent RV Living

Question: We are looking for a fifth wheel to live in. We have heard, though, that some are made for permanent living, and some are not. Before we purchase,

Running the Coach AC while Driving

Question: Sometimes when we travel it gets so hot outside that the dash air conditioning isn’t sufficient. While driving we will run the genset and

RV Fuel Stops

Question: Is there a listing of the better places to stop when refueling – i.e., easy enter and exit for a novice RVer? This fall will be my first venture

RV Rental in my Driveway

Question: I’m thinking about buying a used RV and renting it out to someone who will live in it in my driveway. I know nothing about RVs and how they

RV Striping

Question: I have a Signature by Thor and need to replace all the decorative strips on the outside. Where can I purchase these? Answer: We really don’t

Short Term RV Storage

Question: What do I need to do to keep the freshwater system from getting nasty when we do not use the RV for a month or two during the warm months?

Store Propane Tank in Arizona Heat

Question: Where do you store your propane tank in the hot Arizona heat when you are not there? Answer: As far as we know, propane tanks are designed

Storing Dishes in an RV

Question: Do I need to remove dishes from cabinets before traveling? Answer: You will probably have to decide that for yourself, depending on your specific

Tow Bar or Car Dolly

Question: What is the best and most cost-effective towing a car 4-wheels down or on a tow dolly or a trailer? Answer: The answer depends on many factors