FMCA changes name, allows towables

  By Bob Difley “The Family Motor Coach Association’s (FMCA) iconic monthly magazine — Family Motor Coaching — will have a new name and page design when the May issue hits the stands,” reports RVBusiness.com. And that’s not all since FMCA decided late last year in a member referendum to allow trailer and fiver owners to join. FMCA isn’t really changing... Read More

Be prepared for cell connectivity problems in Quartzsite

By Russ and Tiña De Maris You may already be in Quartzsite for the rest of the winter, or may be heading there soon. But be prepared for cell phone communication problems caused simply by the number of RV snowbirds flocking to this winter haven. When the snowbirds descend on Quartzsite every winter, capacity is put to the max. Long... Read More

Figuring out generators, CO detectors, fumes – and safety

Exhaust, generator noise, carbon monoxide detectors – Greg tries to figure it all out and not get asphyxiated in the process.  By Greg Illes Contributor, RVtravel.com My generator is quiet, but never quiet enough. I usually run it on a long cord, away from “Howie,” our motorhome. In fact, I run it very rarely: Our solar system usually keeps our batteries... Read More