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Adding a solar power and battery system to your RV can be one of the best investments you’ll ever make. It can significantly improve your sustainability and off-grid comfort capabilities. This in turn can open up a whole new world of RV destinations and boondocking culture to get you further into nature and save on campground fees.

Campworks All-Electric Teardrop Camper Is 100% Battery-Powered

We love to see new radical camper designs hit the market and the Camperworks new trailer is no exception. Lets take a look at this camper, what it offers and share some of our thoughts on it. Most manufacturers of teardrop campers design them to get people adventuring. Their small design makes them easy to …

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The Best Batteries for Powering Your Van Life

Van life’s popularity has exploded in recent years. Along with its popularity comes many stories of success and failure. Many times failure is accompanied with troubles with the build that do not adequately meet the needs of modern life. Having electricity is essential and choosing the right batteries to have the power you need is …

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Your Buying Guide for the Best RV Solar Panels

So, you’re on the hunt for the best RV solar panels? We don’t blame you! Solar panels are a fantastic addition to your RV’s power setup. They allow you to venture off-grid with confidence, continuously top off your RV’s battery power and use clean, renewable energy. But which solar panels are the best for your …

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Yes, Solar Powered Tents Exist, and We Need More of Them

The sun does much more than provide a source of heat and light. While solar power technology was once only found on homes and businesses, it’s found its way into the camping community. The roofs of RVs are a great spot to place some solar panels, but who would have thought we’d start seeing solar-powered …

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How Do Lithium Batteries Fare in Hot Temperatures?

Lithium batteries are the top billing for long-lasting, fast charging, and dependable power sources. However, they don’t come without some reservations. For all their benefits, just like all batteries, lithium batteries are temperature sensitive too. So, does heat affect lithium batteries? Yes, heat can affect lithium batteries and drastically shorten their lifespans, but there are …

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Can a Solar Generator for RV Replace Your Gas Generator?

A solar generator for an RV will silently power your appliances, much like a gas generator. Many RVers ask themselves if they can replace their gas generator with a solar RV generator because of the ease of use, silent operation, and perceived longevity.  However, there are different factors to consider regarding a solar generator for …

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The Real Reason We Installed Battle Born Lithium Batteries (Again) [2022 Review]

If you’ve had any discussions with anyone about RV batteries, you’ve likely heard the name Battle Born Batteries. That’s because they’re known as one of the best lithium battery manufacturers for RV’s and boats. Their LiFePO4 batteries have been a game-changer, not just for individuals but also for the entire RV industry. They are nearly …

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How Do I Make My Own DIY Solar Shower?

Staying clean while on an adventure can be difficult, especially in a remote location. However, a DIY solar shower is incredibly easy to make and relatively inexpensive. If you’re looking for a way to get clean while camping, it may be worth a trip to your local hardware store. Today, we’re walking you through everything …

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Is Solar Prep for RVs a Marketing Gimmick?

If you’ve been in the market for a new or more recent trade-in model RV, you may have encountered the phrase “solar prep.” Solar power is among the hottest and fastest-developing technologies in the RV world, but you may not have much knowledge or experience with it.  So we’re taking a closer look at what …

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The Best Ways for Mounting Solar Panels on RV Roof

Adding a solar power and battery system to your RV can be one of the best investments you’ll ever make. It can significantly improve your sustainability and off-grid comfort capabilities. But there’s one issue that often confounds new solar converts–what’s the secret to mounting solar panels on an RV roof?  There’s no mystery here, just …

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5 Best Outdoor Solar Showers for Getting Clean While Camping

There’s nothing better than getting dirty, except for getting clean with an outdoor solar shower. With so many varieties on the market, you don’t have to wait until you get home to take a shower. You can clean off and feel fresh before dinner. Let’s look at five of the best outdoor solar showers for …

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What Are the Best Solar Generators for Off-Grid Power?

In our hyper-connected world, living off-grid can seem very appealing. But, even some of our basic necessities, such as lights and furnaces, require electricity. Therefore, keeping these necessities in our lives is why owning a solar generator can be the perfect solution for off-grid living with all the luxuries. So, join us as we learn …

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I’m an Electrical Engineer: Here’s How to Not Get Shocked in Your RV

Have you ever felt a strange tingling feeling or slight shock when you touched the outside or frame of your RV? If so, you’ve experienced an RV electrical problem called “hot skin.” RV hot skin can be as insignificant as a slight shock or deadly in other instances. That’s why RV electrical safety is so …

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The First RV Electrical Upgrade You Should Make: The RV Battery Monitor

As an Electrical Engineer, I get a lot of questions about RV batteries. Keeping your RV battery charged is critical if you want to enjoy your camping experience. However, monitoring your battery can be difficult because batteries rarely show how much power is left. Thankfully, the industry now has RV battery monitors. Join us as …

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