Category: RV tips and tricks

How to prevent RV condensation problems

Here are some quick tips on how to stop or control condensation in your camper or RV.

Sunday February 7th, 2016 in Camper Parts, RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

How to Winterize a Camper or RV – VIDEOS

Are you trying to figure out how to winterize your camper or RV?  Learn from the experts at Colerain RV as  you watch the videos from our free RV winterization class: How to winterize a camper or RV part 1 – VIDEO How to winterize a camper or RV part 2 – VIDEO

Wednesday December 18th, 2013 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

RV tip for storing Norcold refrigerator

Have you ever had mold or mildew in your refrigerator when you opened it? Well, if you have, here is a great RV tip:

Saturday December 14th, 2013 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

How to remove black streaks from RV

Have you ever wondered where black streaks come from and how to remove them?  Airborne pollutants of all kinds land on your camper roof, including dirt, dust and mold and seem to stick there.  When it rains or you wash your roof, these pollutants can get dislodged and wash down the side of your RV […]

Tuesday December 10th, 2013 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

Seasoning pop up and hybrid tent ends

It is very important to “season” the new canvas on a pop up camper or hybrid camper. Although many of the new canvas ends are much more water repellant than in the past, you will still need to “season” the canvas to ensure no water leaks. If you do no follow this procedure, you may […]

Sunday December 1st, 2013 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

What camper and RV parts will you need after you buy a camper?

When a customer buys a camper from me, most of the time they will ask “What other RV parts will I need to use my camper?”. Here is a great list to help you on your way… Fresh Water Water Pressure Regulator– The typical water lines in a camper are rated between 55-65 PSI, and […]

Friday May 24th, 2013 in Camper Parts, RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

How to Clean RV Water Tank

Does the water in your RV smell bad? Well, you might want to consider cleaning your water tanks and sanitizing your water system. Here’s how to do it: 1. Drain and flush the fresh water tank; leave empty

Wednesday May 15th, 2013 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

How to dewinterize your RV water system

  How you dewinterize the fresh water plumbing system depends on which winterizing method you performed in the fall. If you chose the dry method, as a starting point simply add enough fresh water to the fresh water tank so that it is about half full. If you chose the wet method, you’ll first have […]

Sunday May 12th, 2013 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

Best Mattress for Camper

Do you hate the mattress that came with your camper?  Well, you’re not alone.  Almost everyone that I speak with that owns a camper wants to find a more comfortable mattress for their camper but getting the right size at an affordable price can be difficult. 

Sunday February 24th, 2013 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »

How to disinfect your RV Water Tank

Here is a camper tip to ensure that you have clean, safe drinking water in your motor home, fifth wheel or travel trailer, you will need to disinfect your RV water tank, especially for a newly purchased camper or one that has been sitting for a while. The most common method to disinfect your water […]

Wednesday June 6th, 2012 in RV tips and tricks | No Comments »