RV, SETUP & VEHICLES
If you’re new to RVing, just considering the wide variety of RV types, shapes and sizes can be overwhelming! You can start by looking at the different types available and the pros and cons of each to narrow down to your preferred type of RV. Also think about what kind of vehicles you like to drive and what you may need for the kind of lifestyle you’re planning. And if you plan to tow a vehicle, consider what you like exploring in, as this comes into play when considering the various towing methods. What’s right for us won’t be right for everyone – every RVer is unique, so take the time to think about what kinds of activities and driving you prefer to help narrow down to the right RV setup for you. We’ve shared some of our thought processes below to get you started.
Our RV has been pretty reliable, with relatively few repairs needed during our 3 years of ownership. It's now 5 years old with 50,000 miles on the clock and we take good care of it with regular maintenance – scheduled and preventative. We'd never had a mechanical...read more
OK, it's time to admit we have a weight problem. It's not easy to share it publicly, but we've all been there. You try to be so good but darn it, those extra pounds just seem to sneak up on you so easily! You know how it goes... you find some great new jars of...read more
Driving an RV (in particular gassers) can be stressful, especially when navigating steep grades and mountain passes at altitude. During our drive over the Continental Divide on I-90 in Montana, Marc shared some great tips on how he safely navigates our RV up steep...read more
After 2 years of full-timing, driving over 20,000 miles across 40+ states, we decided to upgrade our RV suspension. Marc began considering this in the fall of 2015, exploring the many options available and finally, after reading an article in Motorhome Magazine about...read more
Our two year anniversary of owning of our coach 'Rocky' (mid May) coincided with our inaugural visit to Tiffin's HQ and Plant in Red Bay, Alabama. Naturally, we were keen to do the factory plant and paint shop tours we'd heard so much about, plus it was a good...read more
One of the big questions we had during our prep and planning phase was just how much work and time would be involved when it came to packing down the RV for move day – that is, putting everything away in a safe place, unhooking and doing everything we’d need to...read more
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