I recently got a good deal on an RV — and I couldn’t wait to hit the dusty trail and unplug for a few days! As a first-time RVer, there are a few things that I had overlooked. Take it from me, here are 8 must-have RV supplies you’ll want to take on your first RV trip… things I wish I had remembered to pack!
Computers And Internet
The Internet is a lifesaver for RVers who travel a lot! See how you can do everything online -- from forwarding mail to paying bills, getting healthcare, selling your RV, keeping RV journals & travel logs, mapping travel routes, pursuing fun hobbies, even making money online while traveling in an RV. Plus DIY RV computer desk ideas, RV office necessities, and must-have RV apps for fulltime travelers.
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!
An RV mail forwarding service will send you everything you need. But do you really need to pay for this service? Here’s how I get my mail forwarded for FREE
We bought an older motorhome with a refrigerator-sized icemaker placed in the center of the living room. It had to go! Here’s how I removed the RV ice maker
Here are the 3 best RV apps that every RVer should have. These are the best apps for iPhone and Android phones to make RVing so much easier!
Here is the most effective way to sell your RV online… 6 clever tips from an RV expert to make your online ad stand out from the rest.
Beyond sightseeing, how do you REALLY spend your time in an RV? Perhaps it’s time to find a fun RV hobby! Here are some super interesting RV hobbies that are perfect for RVers who live their life on the road.
Working on the road, in the comfort of your own RV — could life be any better? See how to create an RV office while you’re on the road.
Get lots of fun ideas for planning your next adventure onboard a motorhome, travel trailer, or 5th wheel RV! Plus great tips for keeping your RV in tip-top shape on our fun RV Facebook and Twitter pages!
We explore all of the RV radio options that are useful when traveling: FRS radios, CB radios, and Ham radio. Plus tips from RVers on choosing the best RV radio for your needs.
As long as you have access to a computer, Internet & faxing services, a digital camera, and a cell phone — you should be able to make a living from your mobile RV office. Here’s exactly what you need to know before you take your RV office on the road.
RV pictures alone just aren’t enough when you want to see details of the many features inside RVs. RV virtual tours make it possible to see all of those special features up close. Watch these RV virtual tours to find your next dream RV.
When you’re new to RV travel, you might not be aware that many RV friendly places will bend over backwards to attract your business. Here are the top 6 places where you can usually stay for free… and take advantage of other conveniences too.
You can use a travel journal to document your travels online — either in a formatted book, blog, or other travel journal. Or, you can simply jot down thoughts in a notebook or spiral binder. Here are the benefits of writing your RV experiences in a travel journal!
If you want to try fulltime RVing, but you still need to find a way to make a living, here are some things to think about. Here’s how it worked for us when we began our career as full time RVers.
Some tips for taking care of business on the road. If you’re considering full time RVing, here are some things you’ll need to think about.
Great tips for storing all of the supplies for your crafts, hobbies, and sewing inside your RV. Plus tips for working on your favorite projects within the small spaces typically found in RV travel trailers and motorhomes.
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.
Need help planning your next RV trip? When we are RVing, I’m always the navigator. To simplify the trip planning process, I always go to the computer and use the Microsoft Streets and Trips software program. Here’s why I like their mapping program…
Here is how IdleAire’s in-cab services work to provide you with things like hi-speed internet, TV, movies, air conditioning, electricity, and more — WITHOUT having to run the generator in your vehicle! You can find IdleAire at many truck stops.