Using your RV during the warm months of the year is great fun. Winter RVing can be fun as well, however there are things to consider before setting out into the cold with your RV. The most common consideration is to the plumbing and water tanks. Traveling in cold weather, especially when the temperatures are below freezing can introduce the danger of plumbing lines and or water tanks to freeze which can be very expensive to repair. One option is to travel with the whole water system winterized.
A few winter RVing tips include:
If there are plans to use your future RV on a fairly consistent basis in a cold climate, it is advisable if you choose an RV equipped with an arctic package. Arctic packages include insulated under bellies, higher insulation in the walls, heated holding tanks, dual glazed windows, and have a temperature rating.
Winter RVing is being enjoyed by many and can be a great experience. Having the right information and the right tools will go far insuring you have a memorable RV trip in the cold.
Here at Used RV’s By Owner there are many for sale by owner used RV’s that are perfect for winter RVing.