The Good the Bad and the Ugly in Your RV Black Tank

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There is nothing worse than the smells that come from your RV black tank. Add on the hot days of summer and it can get unbearable!  But, hold on. You don’t have to abandon ship just yet. I have a tip that will save you tons of headaches.

Robert and I have been RVing full time for a year and a half now. We love everything about the RV lifestyle except cleaning the black tank. The first time we cleaned it was a bit scary for us both. I had on the face mask, rubber gloves up to my elbows, and a shower cap! Yes, I did! I looked like a hot mess. In my mind, I had to protect myself from flying poop and water.Continue reading “The Good the Bad and the Ugly in Your RV Black Tank”

DeLonghi Oil Filled Heater Review

It was freezing cold the day we moved into our camper.  Thankfully, we had the furnace to keep us nice and warm. It took us about month and a couple of eighteen degree days for us to realize we needed to rethink our heat source.  Well, there was the night that we had to switch the propane tank out in 20 degree weather after the furnace shut off! In the first month, we refilled the 30 lb (ca. 14 kg). Propane tanks every week and a half at $25 a piece. Not cheap. We had to find a better way.

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Rving When the Storms Comes

Las week, we were hit with some really crazy weather here in Charlotte. I will be the first one to admit that thunder storms scare me and tornado weather just freaks me out!  Thankfully we made it through safe and sound and you can too if you plan ahead.
 
The local weatherman started talking about the potential of severe weather on Monday.

 My ears and eyes were glued to the TV every day to make sure  I did not miss anything weather-related.  I love my tiny home and how great it is but I also understand that in severe weather it is not the safest place to be.  So my husband and I have a plan in place just in case.

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