Tag Archives: recreational vehicle

Mark My Words – October

LEDs, fifth-wheel hitches and fresh water tips

Hi, All!  This month, we’ll talk about LEDs, fifth-wheel hitches, and fresh water tips. Have a great fall, and remember to submit your questions to mmw@escapees.com. —————————————   Mark: I hooked up the trailer’s water hose in the campground and could not get rid of a strong plastic smell and taste. It was definitely coming

Mark My Words – Tires, Antifreeze and Spark Plugs

Hi Folks! Some great questions this month: Tires, antifreeze, spark plugs, and a possible solution to last month’s question about an inside actuator for that pesky range hood vent! Enjoy the read, and send your RVing questions to mmw@escapees.com. ———————————————————- Mark, I just read that in tires there is 21% oxygen and 78% nitrogen, the

Track Tricks Tip

I recently came across a slick trick to clean my shower-door track. I use a sponge paintbrush (available at paint or hardware stores). I spray the brush with Clorox 2 and then use the foam portion of the brush to rub down the tracks. I then give the tracks a quick rinse and dry with a paper towel.