Tech Tips: Cheap Awning Lock

Tech Tips: Cheap Awning Lock

June 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

While bucking a strong headwind on Wyoming’s Interstate 80, my trailer’s awning billowed out, resulting in a $100 awning-repair bill. After reviewing the $40-$50 awning locks on the market, I devised an effective, cheaper solution—a $3 gate latch from the local hardware store. With the extended latch pin positioned in the end-cap hole, I drilled [...]

May’s Featured Good Sam Parks

May’s Featured Good Sam Parks

May 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Get a head start on the summer. Stay at the following Good Sam Parks for great scenery, superb amenities and compelling surroundings. Once you settle into your site, you won’t want to leave. Destin West RV Resort This is the perfect camping spot just for you and your family. Located right on the Choctawhatchee Bay and [...]

Keeping Your Cool

Keeping Your Cool

July 19, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

Tips for Beating the Record-Breaking Heat Every day, it seems that a new set of temperature records is toppled by the summer’s sweltering heat. At the same time, news broadcasts are filled with reports of heat-related ailments suffered by folks who didn’t have access to enough water or adequate ventilation. Don’t let the dog days [...]