Ah, RVing! The freedom. The adventures, The fun. The headaches. (Wait, what?) Yep, headaches and all, there is much more to RVing than the glitz and glamour Instagram 'influencers' show you.
RVing living is pretty great. However, there is more to it than hopping into your recreational vehicle and finding a campsite. The articles below will teach you what we have learned through years of full-time RVing. We discuss the following and more:
With over 13 years combined full-time RVing experience, Kelly and Marshall, the two Camp Addict Co-founders, have learned a thing or two about it. We share RVing tips to help you become a better RVer.
Camping isn't inherently dangerous, but parts of it can be if you don't take certain precautions. Most of them are pretty logical, but then some need it. Have you seen the state of humanity around you lately? Tee hee hee.
Living in an RV full-time is a dream of many, but is it really the lifestyle for you? Learn the ins and outs of full-time RVing to see if it is something you should pursue.
Learn About Full-Time RV Living
It looks and sounds SO romantic and adventurous, doesn't it? If that's what you think, well, you're right. BUT.
There are MANY factors to consider before diving into full-time RV living. Much can go wrong, and there's a lot you may not have thought of before trying it out.
Below are three articles to get you started, or you can learn all about the full-time RV lifestyle.
Learn How To Be A Safe RVer
Some of this is pretty basic. But maybe it just seems that way to us after so many years doing it full-time.
Anyhoo, you probably don't know much about any of this. So get ahead of the game and be 'in the know' before you go to prevent potential disaster.
Below are three articles on how to safely RV. See all the RV safety articles to learn even more.
Who doesn't love a good RV tip? Heck, many of our tips will save you A LOT of time and money by preventing problems before they arise.
Three RVing tips appear below, but there are a lot more where those came from. Read all the RVing tips to learn from our (good and bad) experiences.
RVing With Pets
Yes, MANY people bring along their cats or dogs when camping in an RV on vacation.
Beware though- there are inherent dangers that lurk that CAN KILL your pet in the RV if you're not careful. We cover how to prevent these tragedies, starting with the three articles below. Read all about RVing with pets to learn more.
Most RV owners will do something to make their recreational vehicle their own. These upgrades can range from large projects that modify an existing system, to a simple, quick mod that makes a big difference.
Below are three articles to get you started down the RV upgrade path, or you can read all of the RV upgrade articles to get other idea.
Learning About RV Living
So you think you want to try RV life? This could mean you want to RV vacation one weekend out of they year, 3 months out of the year, or it could mean you want to go full-time, pronto!
And you could jump right into your camper and go, sure.
But you're upping your chances of paying dearly for that decision.
Most people do at least SOME amount of research into RV living before actually giving it a try, or even buying their first RV.
This is where we come in.
From reviews to how-to guides, we cover what we both know from a (and this is about to sound so 'sales-y', sorry!) - combined 13+ years of living the RV lifestyle FULL-TIME and also FULL-TIME BOONDOCKING.
Boondocking is a lot more difficult than simply pulling into a campground and plugging in. It forces you to learn a lot more. More about your RV electrical systems, water tanks, how they work, what your setup is and is not capable of, and SOOO much more.
No, you can't learn ALL about RVing before going for it. But you should at least educate yourself quite a bit. Get after it!