Nothing will wear you down faster than a long day of RV driving with banging and clanging going on behind you. Random RV rattles and squeaks can drive you crazy! Fortunately, most RV noises that are created by road travel can easily be quieted with a simple RV hack. These are the ones that work best!
Decorating Your RV
Looking for seasonal or holiday exterior RV decorating ideas that people will notice from the outside? Or interior RV decorating ideas to add your personal touch inside year-round? Here, RVers share their personal tips & tricks for replacing RV furniture, prolonging the life of RV carpet & flooring, hanging pictures inside your RV so they'll stay put while you're driving, remodeling an RV yourself, and other RV decorating tips you won't see anywhere else.
For me, the 3 most important items inside an RV are: a decent bed, a decent shower, and a decent kitchen. You’ll notice that an RV dinette is not on that list! Since a dinette is not an item that I use, I decided to remove it myself. Here’s how I tackled the RV dinette replacement myself… and put a comfy recliner in its place!
Is it time to remodel your RV? Oh, how I’ve enjoyed remodeling RVs and travel trailers… Here are my best tips doing the RV renovation yourself. Plus where to find RV parts & accessories, and RV renovation companies that will do the work for you if you like.
See why I think a cheap set of spring clamps are the RVer’s equivalent to a Swiss army knife. Here’s my list of clever uses for spring clamps while RVing and camping — from making a DIY camper awning to holding curtains open, keeping your dog safe while setting up camp, and drying a few items on a camping clothesline. There are SO many ways to use spring clamps in and around the RV!
Decorating your RV with Christmas lights and holiday decorations this year? Need some ideas?… Or perhaps some motivation?… What follows is a photo & video gallery featuring RVs decorated to the hilt for Christmas.
Here’s an RV project you can definitely do yourself! See how I installed new carpet in my 20-yr-old motorhome using a large carpet remnant I got for $45.
Are your RV captains chairs starting to look old and worn? Perhaps they’re simply faded from the sun, or they don’t have as many features as you’d like — such as seat positions, recline, etc. Here are lots of RV seat covers to choose from, plus some RV seat enhancements that could make your ride more enjoyable.
Here are 6 ways you can protect the high traffic areas inside your RV from showing excessive wear and tear. These are simple fixes to protect your RV carpet.
Thinking of converting an old bus or motorcoach into an RV? Here’s what you need to know BEFORE you begin the project. RV bus conversions and bus motorhome conversions are well worth the effort, as long as you think it through ahead of time.
Your new RV interior will be a blank slate when it’s delivered to you. Hanging pictures is one way to decorate your RV and add your own personal touch at the same time. Here are 2 semi-permanent methods for hanging pictures on the walls inside your RV.
Sun and heat will destroy RV furniture fabric, making it stiff and brittle. Here are your options, some of which are pretty expensive. I like to replace the original RV furniture with cheaper household furniture. All you have to do is secure it in place.
Replacing RV furniture with household furniture is much cheaper than replacing with RV furniture or buying a whole new RV. Here are some tips for securing RV furniture in place for safe travel, plus a video with tips for replacing the dinette with a table & chairs.
Thinking of fun things to collect from the states you’ve visited in your RV? There are all sorts of ways to do it. We’ve come up with a few ways that you can customize your state collectibles to your own tastes.
If you will be living or traveling in your RV during Christmas, it’s time to think about which holiday decorations you will use in and around your RV!
Does this bleak economy indicate the death of the RV lifestyle? Will the RV industry disappear? I don’t think so. It may go through some dramatic changes, there may be some downsizing, and quite possibly some manufacturers will fall by the wayside, but if you ask me RVing will survive. Here’s how.
Interior decorating for RVers… Some tips for decorating your RV in order to personalize it to meet your needs and your own tastes. We cover everything from artwork for the walls, to bathroom accessories, throw rugs inside the RV, quilts, blankets, and storage issues.
Check out these adorable RV, motorhome, and 5th wheel recreational vehicles in the form of Christmas ornaments. Most of them can also be personalized!