Category: GEAR: Smart Tech and New Stuff

Great new product reviews, smart technology for your RV, outdoor tech that will make every trip better and more.

Travel trailer towed by truck

From Cheap to Pricey: 7 Common Repairs to an RV’s Living Area

Recreational vehicles, like automobiles, require repairs from time to time. However, the RV has an additional assembly apart from just the vehicle, and that is the house and all the components that go with it. Because of the growing complexity of RVs today, these repairs can become commonplace over the years of ownership. Keep in

RV parked on side of desert road.

Getting Help Anywhere — Tools and Tips for Emergencies in Remote Locations

The problem with accidents is you can’t predict them. But when armed with RV emergency survival tools, at least we are prepared when a mishap does happen. Too bad I wasn’t as ready for the inevitable on the afternoon a tree fell over and hit me on the head. It happened during a volunteer outing

Family waiting as RV gets towed.

Do You Need a Roadside Assistance Plan? Get the Answer in Five Steps

You turn the key, and the engine roars to life. That low rumble in the engine compartment is music to your ears and the perfect soundtrack to what’s shaping up to be a perfect trip. You’ve followed all the checklists for a trouble-free journey and you’re confident that the sunny weather will hold up. As

RVs are safe — View of motorhome behind keyhole.

Two of the Most Commonly Stolen Items From Motorhomes, Trucks or Cars

Thousands of RVers across North America put their vehicles into storage during the winter months. While we’d like to think that our RVs are safe and sound through the cold months, thieves may be eyeing your vehicle’s components and fuel for a quick score. RVs traditionally haven’t been the biggest targets for thieves. But today’s