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Top 5 Reasons to Winterize Your RV

Winter is coming… It’s an important phrase in HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’, but also when it comes to RV maintenance! If you don’t properly winterize now, you may come to regret it once spring rolls around. Instead of getting on the road quickly for your vacation, you’ll have to spend precious time getting everything back in working order. As they say, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Keep on reading for five reasons why winterizing your RV is so important! Water Lines When water freezes and turns into ice, it expands - science 101! If you leave water in the pipes of your RV during winter and it freezes, you could be looking at big trouble, . . . Read more

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Top Five Campfire Recipes

Even with a full kitchen in your RV, there’s a certain undeniable charm about cooking over the open flame of a campfire on a starlit night. The possibilities of what you can make are nearly endless, but here are a few suggestions that we think you may enjoy! BBQ Chicken Pack - http://life-in-the-lofthouse.com/bbq-chicken-foil-packs/ Foil packet meals are a great choice for fun campfire cooking due to their simplicity. How much simpler could it be? Just put all of your ingredients in the foil, leave it in your fire campfire coals, then enjoy! This BBQ Chicken recipe is not only ‘packed’ with protein, but it includes great flavors and colors as well from the pineapples and peppers. Campfire . . . Read more

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Top Summer RV Destinations

It’s that time of the year again! The weather is beautiful, the days last longer, and the call of the open road grows louder and louder. Maybe you’re still in the market for an RV, or maybe yours is already fully prepared for your next departure, but it never hurts to consider future travel destinations - especially when there are so many fantastic sights to see throughout our fascinating country! Here is a selection of five gorgeous places to think about traveling to in your RV this summer.   Yellowstone National Park     It may be an obvious choice, but we’d be remiss to not include it. It’s famous for being the first National Park in the United . . . Read more

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Tips on Cleaning the Inside of Your RV

When you are RVing you are small space living. When you are living in a small space a little bit of clutter makes a bigger difference than a little bit of clutter in a big space. Studies show that having a clean living space reduces stress and adds to your overall health. There are two major reasons people deep clean their RVs at the end of the summer: School starts and people park their RV for the Winter Snowbirds get ready to head down South Create a Checklist Checklists are great for consistency. They also allow you to reduce missing areas that need to be frequently cleaned. Some people have lists for frequent cleaning and other lists for annual or semi-annual cleaning. Get into a Routine Routines . . . Read more

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4 Fuel Saving Tips for RVers

RVers all across the country are enjoying these low gas prices, but what if you could lower your gas expense even more? The more you save on gas, the more you can spend on quality experiences during your travels. Here are our tips to put more money back into your pocket. Get a Tune Up The condition of your RV has a lot to do with how much fuel you use. Make sure that your RV has been serviced as recommended by the manufacturer. If you get a little slack on this, over time you may see significant diminishing returns on your fuel mileage. Tire pressure can have a big impact on fuel efficiency. Plan Your Route Carefully If you're driving on a flat and straight road you'll see good fuel efficiency. . . . Read more

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Apache Villagehttp://www.apachevillagerv.com/blog en-us Sat, 8 Oct 2016 20:07:28 -0500 Sat, 8 Oct 2016 20:07:28 -0500 There are a lot of people that are retired, are about to retire or who want to give up the 9 - 5 and live free by working remote on the open road. We've interviewed many Full Time RVers and came up with a list of some of the top reasons why people prefer living in an RV over a traditional house. Freedom What type of life do you want to live? What history do you want to experience? If you could go anywhere in the country, where would you go? With RVing you have the ultimate freedom to live where and how you want. . . . Read more

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WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF RVS

The question isn’t which type of RV is best but which is best for you? Some people make the common mistake of thinking that the different “Classes” of RVs mean that you have to have a specific type of drivers license. But the truth is you DO NOT need a special license to drive an RV. Below are the different types of RVs so you aren’t confused. One important thing to note, these are just RVs. There are other fantastic options in the form of Travel Trailers, 5th wheels and Toy Haulers that we will be highlighting in another blog post. With any type of RV there are many variations in size, features and cost. These are generalizations of the different types. Class A: The big, . . . Read more

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10 Reasons Living in an RV beats Living in a House

There are a lot of people that are retired, are about to retire or who want to give up the 9 - 5 and live free by working remote on the open road. We've interviewed many Full Time RVers and came up with a list of some of the top reasons why people prefer living in an RV over a traditional house. Freedom What type of life do you want to live? What history do you want to experience? If you could go anywhere in the country, where would you go? With RVing you have the ultimate freedom to live where and how you want. Time in Nature RVing often puts you in scenic spots in nature. This doesn't always have to be in the middle of nowhere. Sometimes nature is just outside of a busy city but . . . Read more

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