The RVing Life – January 2017

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Top 5 Best Luxury 5th Wheels

Your fellow RVers have cast their votes and written their reviews and we have gathered them up to create this list of the top 5 best luxury fifth wheel on the market for the 2017 model year.

10 Can’t Miss Tips for Storing Your New RV

While the task of preparing your RV for storage can be daunting, we have some great tips to follow to assure your RV is protected while in storage.



How To Best Maintain RV Slide-Out Seals

If you have a newer Travel Trailer, Motor Home, Fifth Wheel, or Camper…chances are that your RV has a Slide. All slides have rubber seals that over time will fade, crack, or deteriorate. If the rubber seals are bad you get leaks and difficulty keeping a desirable temperature. That’s the bad news.

The good news is that you can get a relatively inexpensive RV Slide-Out Seal Conditioner to prevent the fading, cracking, and deteriorating while extending the life of the RV Slide-Out Seals.

It has also been known to reduce the noise when operating the slide.


You can find some good prices for RV Slide-Out Seal Conditioner Sprays on Amazon.


RV Technicians Advice: Add slide out seal maintenance to the top of your list as you head into 2017.

Keep Your Slide-Out Free Of Leaks and Cracks



The best memories are those that aren’t planned.

A full time RVer & journalist for Outside Online, Aaron Gulley, went on a trip to hunt that started to take a turn for the worst.

… he was stuck in mud on the side of the highway
… his batteries died because the weather didn’t allow him to use his solar panels
… unexpected company showed up to his campsite He thought everything was going wrong.

Just when he was about throw in the towel and leave, he decided to go with the flow and see what life had to offer him. All of a sudden, the negatives he was experiencing turned into positive memories that were far better than he planned on.

TIP: Be prepared for the unexpected with our Free Road Ready Checklist.

Read the full article: “It isn’t all Wilderness and Instagram Sunsets”

RVing Life - Full of unexpected surprises story tale Travel Trailer




How to stop cable and cord confusion

Do you have a box of cords and cables that are messy and take forever to get untangled? A simple and inexpensive cable strap will clear up space and help you stop wasting time and frustration.

Shop all Cable Straps on Amazon

Fun RV’ing Stuff

The Guide to Millennial RV Wanderlust

Feel the need to “run away” and travel? Check out this guide to full time RVing as a millennial.

Still need to buy an RV? See our RV Buyers Guide, guaranteed to help you save money as much money as you can for trips instead of paying more than you need to on your first RV.

The Millennial Wanderlust RV Generation


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