Whether searching for whales off the coast of British Columbia, free range bison in Saskatchewan, grizzlies in the Yukon, snow geese in Quebec or wolves in Ontario there’s no doubt visitors are in awe by what they can see. Not only is Canada’s wildlife exceptional, their natural habitat is off the charts inspiring.
What happens when you decide to sell or trade in your RV that has years of coverage left? Good news. You have options to explore based on how you paid for the service contract and what company you purchased it from. You most likely can receive a pro-rated refund based on the remaining term of the policy.
Luckily, there are options available that simplify RV maintenance and management. With the ever-increasing presence of the Internet and productivity capabilities via cloud technology and WI-Fi, RV maintenance is as easy as streaming music from your smartphone.
If you’ve been bitten by the nostalgia bug, check out these retro RV models. The following list includes cherished favorites and old school designs that will transport you back to the time of bell bottoms and the pet rock. Relive your childhood with these super vintage RV models.
We, the Roadtrek family, need the RV industry’s help. We need action to rebuild what is a viable and successful product that we believe in with our hearts, and souls.
Seattle holds a special place in my heart. It’s the first city I visited on my first solo vacation as a 20 year old, except I arrived on Amtrack’s Empire Builder rather than by RV. Still, Seattle remains fascinating for all the things that can be done within a few hours drive of the city.
The most difficult part about “it” is my relentlessness in trying to find a cause or a trigger and never succeeding. It just adds to the “feeling of failure” that often underlies it all. Which, of course, keeps the spiral alive.
If you’re one of those people and are thinking about doing your own inspection or you know someone like that who has offered to inspect your prospective RV, the question you need to be asking is, “Do I (or that other person) have all the necessary tools?”
Most new RVs come with a one-year warranty from the manufacturer, and some of the appliances may have additional coverage. It is always a good idea to figure out what, if anything, is covered after the traditional one-year manufacturer’s warranty.
There’s a new kind of makeover craze that’s posing some serious competition to the mighty overlords at HGTV: RVs. More people are ditching traditional home renovations in favor of decking out their home on wheels.
Simply asking, “What bugs you about this campground?” yields a wealth of information unavailable from an online survey. After staying at more than 300 campgrounds across the United States, here are four areas (and simple solutions) where guests wish campground owners would improve.
Handheld thermal imaging cameras for RV inspections can detect a wide array of issues in a cost-effective manner. For example, the Flir Infrared Camera helps an inspector by locating hot points in a circuit. It can also be used to detect water leaks.
Surrounded by rolling farmland and well known for its horse racing heritage, Louisville offers a surprising number of recreational activities for people of all ages. Whether you’re traveling solo or with a family, there are plenty of things to do above ground and below.
I know it is hard to believe, but I have seen people post on social media that they found this great RV on the internet and bought it sight unseen. Why would anyone do that, you ask? Beats me.
Large RV shows with multiple dealers and vendors can be a bit daunting, but if you put on your comfortable shoes and take advantage of all the great things they offer, you can accomplish a lot. Here are some of the advantages of attending an RV show:
Here are a few runners up for poor campground etiquette. Though they didn’t make our Top 20 list from last week, they are good to keep in the back of your mind as well to ensure that you’re a good neighbor.
Even though people want to sell their current RV quickly in order to get a new one, they often don’t put enough time into preparing their ad. As a result, it turns up poorly in search listings. This leads to no calls and no messages about the RV.