Friday, January 18, 2008

How-to #24: Managing Water Usage in Your RV

After few camping trips in your RV, you probably have realized that fresh water is one of the most important elements of an enjoyable outing. But showering, washing dishes, brushing your teeth, or rinsing your grassy or muddy feet can use a substantial amount of water, especially when it involves a family.

If you are camping for more than a few days where there are no hookups (this is called boondocking), water conservation is of utmost importance. You don't want to run out of water or fill up your holding tanks too quickly. Use the following tips to maximize your RV's freshwater supply.

Thursday, January 10, 2008

How-to #23: Virtually Eliminate Holding Tank Odors in Your RV

It’s probably no secret to you that your RV holding tanks have the potential to create a source of undesirable odor within your coach. Even with proper use of deodorizing chemicals and rinsing of tanks, odor can still be a troublesome problem.

Here's how to virtually eliminate odors from your tanks, using a fan-type device called the Lil' Stanker, providing a stink-free RVing experience.