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How Much Does a Fifth Wheel Cost?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

After years of dreaming about buying a camper, I happened to inherit a pickup truck. This opened up a lot of options for me and caused me to start thinking about fifth wheel campers. How much does a fifth wheel …

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Can You Stand on a Motorhome Roof?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

We know we can’t stand on most vehicle roofs without damaging them but we also know that we can stand on a home’s roof without damaging it. So what about a motorhome? Can you stand on a motorhome roof?  Most …

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How Much Can a Motorhome Tow?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

When people think of towing vehicles, motorhomes rarely come to mind.  A motorhome is a home on wheels which often eliminates the need for towing a camper. This being said, motorhomes are often used for towing and they can often …

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Can An RV Battery Freeze?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

RV batteries are an integral part of an RV’s power system.  In most cases, they’ll supply energy to all of the interior lights and will help keep essential appliances running while off the grid. In other cases, batteries will supply …

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Complete Guide To Tow Cars for RVers

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

Some RVers move from place to place every week or even every day.  These RVers usually aren’t hooking up their RVs every time they stop somewhere. However, many RVers like to stop at different areas for extended periods of time.  …

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How Do Camper Batteries Get Charged?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

When I was looking to get into RVing, I had visions of exploring the country and doing work on the road.  I knew that while on the road I’d need power and learned that the power would often have to …

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How Much Fuel Does an RV Generator Use?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

One of the biggest advantages of camping in an RV over a tent is its modern amenities.  Camping with a refrigerator, an air conditioner, a heater, and a microwave is great. The problem is that not all camping spots provides …

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Smart Car As Tow Car For RVing

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

Large motorhomes are wonderful.  They provide all the luxuries and amenities of home while remaining almost as mobile as their smaller counterparts.  The drawback is that they use up a lot of fuel and aren’t great for day excursions away from …