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Modifications
Jerome Braga

The RVLock Keyless Entry install

Since we first heard of RVLock ‘s keyless entry system for our fifth wheel, we thought about it each time we left our keys inside or had to go back to the camper to get something and left the keys at the pool, etc.  As they recently came out with their newest model the V4

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RV Renovation Carpet Removal
Modifications
Jerome Braga

RV Remodel | Carpet Removal on Stairs

One of the first things to go on our new RV was the carpet on the stairs.  I know why they put it there, because it is cost effective; however what a place to have it.   RIGHT when you walk in from the great outdoors.  Whose idea was that?   Anyway, the removal of

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Modifications
Jerome Braga

How heavy is your water tank? (Repair)

How heavy is your water tank?  Well mine weighs 741 lbs full.   First thing that I thought about when I saw that statistic on the door of the RV was… I hope they have a strong support system for that.   I was first alerted to the weight last year when we broke our

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Modifications
Jerome Braga

Broken Leaf Springs on the RV | New Mexico

After leaving White Sands National Monument, we headed back to the RV, topped it off with a full tank of fresh water and took off. Our goal was to make it all the way to Buckeye Hills Regional Park in Buckeye AZ,  but that destination was 420 miles away.   Knowing we might need to overnight in

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Tennessee Caverns, Appalachian Caverns, Photos
Adventure
Jerome Braga

Volunteer State | Frozen Water Hoses | Caverns

After our stay in Maryland, our next destination was Bluff City, Tennessee.   A relatively small campground located about 10 minutes from Bristol Motor Speedway for you NASCAR fans.  Since our stay was early January and COMPLETELY off season, we got to use our Passport America discount and stay for 50% off.  This time of year

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Modifications
Jerome Braga

RV Screen Door Acrylic Retrofit | Single Biggest RV Modification

One of the main dislikes about RV doors is that they rarely have enough light coming through.   The screen door is perfect but in cooler climates we quickly realized that wasn’t an option.  So for  cold or rainy day we are stuck with the outside door being closed and minimal light entering the right

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Modifications
Jerome Braga

Broomstick Handle | Flashlight | Falling Cabinets

This is a little RV repair post about a small problem we saw developing in our RV.  As we noticed on the new 2016 Evergreen BayHill’s they have done away with the upper curved cabinets that go over the couches.    We were curious as to why they would do that but I think we

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Modifications
Jerome Braga

RV Bunk Bed Room Remodel Bay Hill Fifth Wheel

One of the unnecessary items we quickly noted when shopping for our RV was the extra couch in the girls’ bunk room.  In our earlier post you saw that we immediately knew that was going to go somewhere else and it did.  Click here to view that post.  After I built the railings for the

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Modifications
Jerome Braga

Installing MaxxAir Roof Vent Covers on the RV

One of the must have accessories we knew we would install on the new RV was a set of MaxxAir roof vent covers.   Vent covers let you open your roof vents in the two bathrooms and keep them open without regards to rain or wind.  They provide great

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