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Do RVs Need to Be Plugged In?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

While it would seem that RVs never need to be plugged in, campgrounds and state parks seem to tell a different story.  When driving by an RV park, you’ll notice that all of the RVs are plugged in. Do RVs …

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How Do RV Inverters & Converters Work?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

If you’ve been doing research on RV and tiny home electrical systems, you know that they can run both AC and DC power.  You may have also discovered that they do this by using an inverter and a converter. How …

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Do RVs Have Water Tanks & Water Heaters?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

An RV can often have all the amenities of a home.  You can find RVs with kitchens and even full bathrooms with bathtubs in them.  When you see these RVs hooked up to a sewer line and a water source, …

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Do All Campers Have Brakes?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

Before learning about campers and trailers, you may be surprised that they have brakes on them.  I know I was surprised to find campers had brakes.  Once I found out, I wondered how these brakes were controlled and whether or …

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Do Large RVs Count as a Second Home?

In RV living by Kate Holmes

Many people invest in a large RV for more than just seeking adventure.  Some people choose to finance their RV much like they would their home. Do large RVs count as a second home?  Yes, large RVs can be listed …

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How Does a Camper Fridge Work?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

When I was first researching campers, I wanted to know why refrigerators cost so much more money than a refrigerator for your home. I found out that it was because a camper fridge works differently than a regular fridge. So …

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Do RVs Have Load Bearing Walls?

In RV living by Christopher Schopf

I have renovated two RVs completely. After tearing down every wall we found that some walls are there for a reason! People like to improve and update their RVs. When we remodel RVs and campers we need to make sure …