The best jack I have found for the motorhome is a bottle jack. The bottle jack is light enough to be carried in the motorhome and strong enough to lift the motorhome with ease. Please note that if you are working on the vehicle do not rely on any jack. Always use axle stands. For […]
Beginner guides to a motorhome
Every so often your motorhome will need some new tyres. You may think that it’s a simple job to replace your motorhome tyres but prepare yourself for a world of confusion and strong opinions. Everybody seems to have a different opinion about tyres. Then there is the economics of choosing the correct tyre for your motorhome […]
A motorhome can be a great investment for a young family but you have to make sure you enter into that investment with your eyes open. It is very difficult to separate the dream from reality. Hopefully, the information here will help.
When we were first looking for a motorhome the payload was something that didn’t even enter into the equation. It never really occurred to us that there would be a maximum limit of the amount of stuff you can take with you.
We thought you could just load these vehicles up with whatever we could fit in there and everything would be fine. After all, is that not the purpose of owning a motorhome, you can take all your stuff camping with you?
With all of us glued to screens and watching the telly, us adults have forgotten the joy that simple games can bring to a family or group of friends. When in the motorhome there is no better place to spend quality time with your children and friends.
Propane will provide 13.6kwh(kilowatt-hours) per kilogram. So a 1kw ring on our cooker should be able to burn for just over 13 and a half hours non stop and use 1kg of propane. While out and about in your motorhome, RV or campervan. Its always good to know how much gas you have with you. […]
When we first looked for a mobile home we were trying to decide between a motorhome or a caravan. Just to be clear with any readers from the US a caravan would be known as an RV trailer. A motorhome has its own engine and is basically a home on wheels carrying its own […]
Motorhomes can actually be very reliable. A well maintained and well-built motorhome can give you years of trouble-free travel. Even an ancient motorhome like ours can be surprisingly reliable. The reliability of motorhomes is a tricky subject, How reliable a motorhome is really depends on how well it has been looked after in the past […]
What’s the difference between classes of mobile homes? There are three classes of mobile homes. If you are looking for a motorhome you will be interested in a Class A or Class C. If you are interested in a campervan you will be looking for a Class B. The difference between a Campervan and a […]
Motorhomes are usually set up with a toilet and a shower. Space is limited in a motorhome toilet as are water and energy, but every time I use the shower it really refreshes me. Motorhomes do have showers. The shower in a motorhome is surprisingly good. They are not comparable to the shower you have […]