Travel Trailer Campsite Set-Up

Camping in a travel trailer is a great getaway but if you haven’t done it before it can be daunting with fresh, grey and black tanks, stabilizer jacks, electric service, water connections and pumps, etc. There is obviously a lot to learn but, fortunately, it’s not too complicated as we tackle each part individually. I’ll focus on the process to set up camp and address hitching/unhitching, basic equipment and recommended products in other posts. Read more

Grey and Black Tanks 101

I didn’t know a thing about grey and black tanks when I bought my first RV. I bought it from an individual and he didn’t provide any instructions on the process. I was nervous thinking about my first dump station stop because I didn’t want to hold up the line, look stupid or make any messy, embarrassing mistakes so I started researching. I learned the basics that way but I found there is a lot of good and bad information out there. I learned much more by gaining an understanding how they actually work. Read more

8 Tips for Flushing RV Grey and Black Tanks

Flushing RV Grey and Black tanks isn’t difficult but I know I was nervous the first time I had to do it since it’s not something you want to mess up. Once you understand how they work and follow the steps and tips you shouldn’t have any trouble if you just pay attention to what you’re doing. However, if you do steps out of order you could potentially have a big mess to deal with. Read more