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Helen and Larry discuss the fulltime rv lifestyle

06.16.2014 · Posted in Full Time RVing, How We RV

I got a long email the other day from a lady named Helen. Her and her hubby were agonizing over when and if they were ever going to get to travel full time and were looking for some advice. Here is my reply to Helen and her man. Hi Helen Sorry it took me a ...

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Meet The Goulds

05.17.2014 · Posted in Full Time RVing, How We RV

The folks at Sicard RV sat down with good friends and happy Sicard customers Doug and Bonnie Gould to discuss their lifestyle as full-time RVers. They summer in Canada, spending a couple of months on their boat exploring Lake Superior, then work their way south to winter in Florida where they do a lot of ...

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How Can I Full Time RV?

We’ve been full-time RVer’s for about 8 years now and when I’m at my part-time summer job selling RV’s I make a point of telling every one I meet about our lifestyle. Some turn their noses up in disgust, while many others are really interested in learning a lot more about how this all works ...

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How to Earn Money while Full Time RV’ing

Wow! That almost sounds too good to be true. Is it really possible that you could be out here bumping around, travelling here, travelling there, and pay for your play while enjoying the good life? We’ve been full-time RVers for 8 years now and have no intentions in stopping anytime soon, so if you want ...

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Want More Hot Water From Your Current RV?

Does your current RV water heater run out of hot water just when you get to the really good part of the shower? Do you wish you could change out that old pre-historic water heater in your current RV without making any alterations to your current RV? Atwood, a major and respected manufacturer of RV ...

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Our Coach Has No Furnace

Oh my goodness, it doesn’t have a water heater either. How could that be? Actually more and more quality RVs are built that way. Since the introduction of hydronic heating systems in the mid 80’s RV manufacturers have chosen hydronic systems in more and more of their high end motor coaches. As these systems become ...

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RV vs Residential Refrigerators

Which one is best for you? Remember when RV fridges were all 3 way? You had a choice of which power source you wanted to use choosing between 12 volt, 110 volt, or propane. If you chose propane you had to hold down a button with one hand while you pressed the ignitor  with the ...

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20 Apps Rv’ers Love

01.06.2013 · Posted in Apps, Free Stuff, Full Time RVing, Product Review

Did you get a new tablet or smart phone for Christmas? Many of your neighbors did too. I think Rvers especially will find tablets and smart phones incredibly handy as we travel. From basic Google Maps, Google Earth and Navigation that most devices are shipped with, there are hundreds more that will both help us ...

Money Making Opportunity For Full Time RVer?

The one constant complaint of every RVer in every park in North America is the lack of quality and timely RV service. Every week I hear stories of people waiting weeks or even months to get an RV service issue looked after, only to find out that even after the long wait it still wasnt ...

Can you live in an RV full time?

10.18.2012 · Posted in Full Time RVing

We have now been full timing in our RVs for 8 years, working through the summer and travelling through the winter. We think that for us, it’s the perfect lifestyle. But would it work for you? This MSN Money article may help you decide. Can you live in an RV full-time? – – MSN Money. ...

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Another Life On The Road

04.16.2012 · Posted in Full Time RVing, How We RV

Eighteen years ago, Karen Saltus decided her best option was “stepping off a cliff.” For her own well-being, she had to let go of the steady paychecks she received as a DJ at a Boston radio station, she said. Sick of the 40-hour-a-week confinements of office walls — and working with “big egos” — she ...

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Overnight Parking At Walmart. Can You Do That?

As you may now we full time in our RV and when we are travelling, as in just travelling through, and are done for the day we often head for the nearest Flying J or Walmart. Why Walmart? We do that for a bunch of reasons: First, they are convenient, they are everywhere, usually right on ...

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What do you weigh?

09.30.2011 · Posted in Fuel Savings, Full Time RVing, Tips and Tricks

We weighed our coach yesterday just to make sure that based on the axles weights,  I had the tire pressure set properly to get the maximun efficency out of our tires. My tires are Goodyear 295 80R 22.5 and from the first number on the weigh tab we can see the front axle weighs 13,740 pounds. ...

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Full Timers Alert

10.05.2009 · Posted in Full Time RVing, Tips and Tricks

I was talking to our insurance broker today and she asked me if we had Full Timer’s Insurance. My question in return was “What is Full Timer’s Insurance and why do I need it.” She tells me that my Motor Home policy does not cover things like cameras, computers, things like that. Because these things ...

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The Magic Combo

09.17.2009 · Posted in 5th Wheels, Full Time RVing, RV Travel

The discussion never ends. What’s better? A trailer, 5th wheel or a motorhome. Everyone has their own opinion. One of the negative when folks are dissing 5th wheels is that trailer or no trailer you only have a big truck to drive. Here’s one man’s fix to that problem. He got a bigger truck (I’ll ...

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Full Time Question

03.28.2009 · Posted in Full Time RVing

  From Places We’ve Called Home   The question is “Can I full time in my RV in one park only” The answer I gave was “depends on the park”. I think that covers it pretty well. Some parks have a number of RV’ers that live there full time, others won’t even consider it. In ...

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