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Evaluating the HiBoost RV Cell Booster

Evaluating the HiBoost RV Cell Booster

For most of our RV travels we’ve been fortunate to find a reasonable cell signal for our voice and Internet needs. Having good cell connectivity is very important since I work on the road and need good Internet bandwidth for email, uploading and downloading very large...

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Heavy Duty RV Jack Pads

Heavy Duty RV Jack Pads

Why Have Heavy Duty RV Jack Pads? We get so many questions about our heavy duty RV jack pads. I made these after we experience several extended days of very strong winds while camping in Texas. I used some of the plastic types, but they cracked. I moved to a couple...

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Converting our RV mattress from king to queen

Converting our RV mattress from king to queen

Like so many, Joan and I have discovered that finding the RV floor plan that has the perfect fit and finish is impossible. And why should it, RVs are first or second homes for many and just like our sticks and bricks homes, modifications from large to small often...

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Powerhorse 4500 Watt Inverter Generator

Powerhorse 4500 Watt Inverter Generator

We have been looking at inverter generators for our RV travels for some time. One drawback to an earlier purchase was our Gateway 5th wheel. We wanted to do some boondocking from time to time, but the Gateway had very small fresh, gray and black tanks. Trying to stay...

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OUPES 1100W Portable Power Station

OUPES 1100W Portable Power Station

We have been on the lookout for a portable power station that will give us the ability run appliances inside our 5th wheel when we stop for lunch midway in our travels or if we have an overnight stop at a rest stop or Walmart. We don’t have solar or a large battery...

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Big Blue Power Station and Solar Panel

Big Blue Power Station and Solar Panel

We have been looking for a solution allowing us to use low wattage power devices when we travel long distances. There are times when we travel 800 to 1,000 mile stretches and may not have the opportunity of an overnight campground with power connections. The result, a...

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Installing Bilstein 4600 Shocks

Installing Bilstein 4600 Shocks

We’re installing Bilstein 4600 Shocks on our one-ton dually. We were looking for a much improved ride in our F-350 Ford Truck. Let’s face it – these large one-ton trucks, regardless or make or model, are designed as work trucks and made to haul thousands of pounds. As...

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How to replace a RV propane detector

How to replace a RV propane detector

There always seems to be something that needs to be worked on in an RV. Some tasks are simple, others may take more effort. Something often overlooked is replacing an out of date RV propane detector. Most propane detector manufacturers specify replacement at five...

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Towing with the Hensley TrailerSaver Hitch

Towing with the Hensley TrailerSaver Hitch

Towing a 5th wheel can have its challenges. There’s the length and weight of the 5th wheel, how much truck is needed, and once these issues are address, the type of 5th wheel hitch to use. We started towing on the low end of cost with our first hitch. A huge mistake!...

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Add USB AC Outlets to Your RV Plus That Other Thing

Add USB AC Outlets to Your RV Plus That Other Thing

Traveling in any RV that is several years old, you miss out on the opportunity to have some of the more modern conveniences found in newer models. This becomes obvious if your travels are similar to mine and Joan’s either as a full timer or long timer spending months...

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External MIMO Antenna for the MoFi 4500

External MIMO Antenna for the MoFi 4500

Mixing RV travel and work while on the road can be challenging, but there are big upsides as well. There are very few opportunities where one can see all the great places RV travel offers while your office is steps away from beautiful scenery and amazing places to...

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A Great RV Mattress by Brooklyn Bedding

A Great RV Mattress by Brooklyn Bedding

We get so many comments on our YouTube channel, Facebook page and from the iloveRVlife.com website asking for help choosing a comfortable RV mattress. Viewing the many forums and RV groups on the web, the search for a better RV mattress is a constant discussion. And...

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Camper Skylight Replacement and Roof Repair

Camper Skylight Replacement and Roof Repair

Well it’s happened again. Our camper skylight cracked. It not only cracked, but water leaked into the ceiling and created quite the mess. And this isn’t our first time at this rodeo. This is the second time our camper skylight has cracked. Fortunately the task isn’t...

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RV Internet with the MoFi 4500

RV Internet with the MoFi 4500

We’re making another upgrade to our RV workspace; this time it’s adding RV Internet with the MoFi 4500. Most who travel in an RV can easily work and have time left over to see the sites. There are a few necessities for the RV workspace – comfortable work area, a...

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