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.
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
A common question we get asked is "How do we like our gas RV and did we consider getting a diesel?" The short answer is yes, we did explore getting a diesel coach – they are considered superior for many reasons (performance, ride, comfort etc) which is why they also...read more
We’ve received SO many questions about our reasons for using a tow dolly, advantages and disadvantages, that we thought it was high time we wrote a blog post about it instead of replying to individual emails each time! We've compiled the 21 most common questions we...read more
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