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Category Archives: How Tos

Replacing An Older RV’s Enchanted Carpet

So 10-year-old carpet doesn’t have to be a bad thing, but somehow it was. The area where we place our feet at dinner and where Cricket the RT (Roaming Terrier)…

Tips: Upgrade Kitchen Lighting Easily

When we bought our 1995 Dodge Roadtrek 190 Popular the kitchen had one feeble incandescent light, so it was too easy to serve the garbage instead of salad. We remedied…

DIY: How to Get the Best RV Seats in the House

“I’m the one with the bad back,” Roger said, when Lynn complained of a sore seat while driving. Our 1995 Dodge 190 Popular Roadtrek has more than 160,000 miles on…

Tips: Home Water Works Everywhere

When our RV water pump stopped working, we didn’t switch to champagne.  We just traveled like we do when we are winterized.  We use several water bottles filled at home…

Quick Guide: Winter Roadtreking

Humpf!  The muffled noise stirred Lynn to full consciousness. Actually, she was only half asleep, having previously woken up cold and tried to roll over, but discovered she was pinned…

8 More Easy Tips for the RV Lifestyle

Practical ideas to make your travel lifestyle more comfortable don’t require a lot of money. Many of these ideas are borrowed from others, some are a result of several of…

Mirrors: The Illusion of More Space

One evening a giant Prevost  motorhome pulled into the campsite next to us. We were in an tiny old campground in a small town for a week while attending an…