RV Flooring Upgrade to Vinyl Plank

RV Flooring Upgrade to Vinyl Plank

Lisa didn’t really like the flooring in our 2019 Thor Challenger 37YT pretty much from the get-go. She thought it was too light for us with our two Chocolate Labs. Finally, after 3½ years it was time for an upgrade. New flooring can make a HUGE difference in how an RV looks and functions. It … Read more

RV Furniture Replacement or Reupholster

RV Furniture Replacement or Reupholster

You spend a ton of money for a new RV, no matter if you bought a bumper pull, 5th Wheel, or motorhome, shortly thereafter things start falling apart. These things are built as cheaply as possible. Nearly every component is the cheapest thing the manufacturers can find. Unless you can afford a top-of-the-line Prevost or … Read more

RV Vent Fan Replacement

Heng's Vortex II Fan

It was time for our RV vent fan to be replaced. For about a month we could tell the fan was on its last leg. We could press the button to turn the fan on but the fan sounded weak and got weaker as time went on. It got to a point where we knew … Read more

RV Air Conditioner Filter Cleaning

RV Air Conditioner Filter Cleaning

One of the simplest maintenance items to do is cleaning your RV Air Conditioner Filters. This is a task I do monthly. The whole process takes only a few minutes and it’s done for another month. An air conditioning unit works by pulling warm air into the unit, typically through an intake opening, on ours, … Read more

RV Electric Steps Troubleshooting and Repair

RV Electric Steps Troubleshooting and Repair

There are a few brands of steps for Class A motorhomes on the market but the most popular are Kwikee® Electric Steps. They have been the favorite of RVers for more than 40 years. Kwikee steps are versatile, durable, and time-tested. Each 300-pound capacity step is made in America and features air-pressed rivets in the … Read more

Replacing LED Ceiling Lights

We’ve been fairly happy with our 2019 Thor Challenger 37YT Class A Motorhome. Over the three-plus years we’ve owned it, it’s been for the most part, reliable. When one of the hall lights suddenly dimmed for no reason we hadn’t expected it. Replacing LED Ceiling Lights is a really easy job that anyone with even … Read more

RV Windshield Rock Chip Repair

It’s just a matter of time before a rock flies up and hits your windshield. We made it over 23,000 miles in our class A motorhome before we got hit with a rock off of a semi that had passed us. We were heading to our summer Workamping gig in Island Park, Idaho we just … Read more

Thetford Aqua Magic Style II Toilet Vacuum Breaker Repair

There is always seems to be something in an RV that needs repaired, replaced, or worked on. Our toilet has leaked for a few months now. It wouldn’t happen all the time but when you’d press the pedal down partway to fill the bowl you could hear the water hitting the floor. We discovered the … Read more

Vroom Slide System Upgrade

Vroom Slide System Upgrade

The Vroom Slide System Upgrade is our biggest upgrade to date. The only thing I can think of that would be a bigger upgrade would be if we installed a solar system on our coach. When one of the slides on our 2019 Thor Challenger 37YT jammed it became a nine-and-a-half-week ordeal to get it … Read more

Splendide DV6400X Dryer Review

Splendide Dryer DV6400X

There are not a lot of choices when it comes to having a dryer in your RV. The Splendide DV6400X Dryer is one of a handful of dryers on the market that are 120 volt and made for small spaces. One of the things that sold us on our Thor Challenger 37YT motorhome was the … Read more