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RV Energy Saving Tips

  Save Energy and Be Environmentally Friendly You may wonder if it is possible to be environmentally conscious while driving a 35 ft motorhome. The answer is, you most certainly can be!  In The Nation (a weekly magazine) the author of an article stated that carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases emitted by jets during air travel is 270% more than emissions released when driving the same distances. Thus making air travel one of the most destructive things we can do for the environment. If you have ever wanted to save energy and be environmentally conscious, here on some ideas on ways you can do that. Improving Fuel Economy The first step to improving your fuel economy is easing . . . Read more

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Easter Camping Activities

  Easter is right around the corner and whether you’re at home or out on the road we’ve got some great ideas to keep the family entertained. We know that being on the road during the holidays can be hard, but you don’t have to miss out on all the fun! This easy recipe and activity is sure to please all ages. Even if you aren’t camping out this Easter, you can still have fun with these amazing Easter treats! Campfire Easter S’mores in a Cone Ingredients: ½ cup of milk chocolate chips or more to taste 1 box of 12 ice cream cones ½ cup of colored marshmallows 12-12×12 inch squares of heavy duty aluminum foil Instructions: Wrap aluminum foil . . . Read more

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Wildlife in Michigan

  How to View Wildlife in Michigan In Michigan, we are blessed to have some incredible wildlife in our parks and around our state. With thousands of different species in the water, on land, and in the air, camping in Michigan can always leave you with breathtaking sites. So how do I go about watching animals without scaring them? What are some rare animals living in Michigan? We are here to answer all of those questions and more! How to Watch for Wildlife Watching wildlife has become increasingly popular over the years. If you want to watch wildlife, the key is to first know what kind of animals you want to see, and then to pick out certain areas that might have your animals. If you want . . . Read more

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2016 RV Business Top 50 Dealer Award – United RV

United RV Named Among Top 50 in North America Fort Worth, TX – RV Business magazine recently named local dealership United RV, located at 5100 Airport Freeway in Fort Worth, TX, as one of its 2016 Top 50 RV Dealers in North America. It was an honor to be recognized by RV Business Magazine as a Top 50 RV Business. Here at United RV, we are a family owned recreational vehicle dealership that strives to put the needs of our customers first. We require complete honesty and integrity in everything we do. RV Business asked recreational vehicle manufacturers to nominate dealers across the United States and Canada who exemplify best practices and excellence in their field. Nominees were invited . . . Read more

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Fan Expo Comes to Dallas

This year one of the largest events in North America is coming to the Dallas Convention Center. If you’re a fan of comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming, you’re going to want to attend this year’s Fan Expo in Dallas. This pop culture event features family friendly activities and even celebrity guests. Thousands of people from all across the country flock to this 3 day event to get their fan filled fun all in one place. Some things you can expect from the expo include kick off parties, costume contests, a cosplay red carpet, autograph sessions, celebrity photo sessions, over 200,000 SQ FT of shopping, exhibitors, rising comic artists, workshops and even Fan Expo speed dating! . . . Read more

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How to Survive Flash Flooding in Texas

While it is true that Texas is mostly wide open land and desert during the summer and spring the spring the state undergoes heavy rains that can sometimes lead to flooding. It is true that your mobile home may fair better than most in those conditions safety should still be a prime concern. Below you will find safety tips for surviving heavy rains and floods in the Lone Star State. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety Nearly 50 percent of all flash flood fatalities nationwide involve vehicles. Saving your life can be as easy as turning your car around when you see water on the road. Never attempt to drive through flooded roadways. Even in relatively shallow water, tires can act . . . Read more

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DIY Trailer and Roof Repair

Your RV is not just a car it is also your home. That is why taking good care of it is so important. But when you live on the road there isn’t always a mechanic available to fix problems as they arise. That is why it can be good to learn how to do things yourself in case of emergency. One of the quickest ways to lower the value of your RV is through water damage. Most RVers don’t realize that simple upkeep can extend the life of your RV’s roof up to two decades. Remember, the RV is your home so treat it like you would your house with lots of routine repairs. Roof repair is fundamental to a functioning RV. The last thing you want is to be stranded and soaked while . . . Read more

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