Whether you need handy places to keep your equipment stashed for a quick weekend getaway, or want to completely kit out a tiny rolling home, clever storage solutions are the key to living big in a small space. This guide combines a wealth of knowledge available online to help you maximise both your campervan storage, and time for an adventure.
Some of us love our big, luxurious motorhomes, while others prefer a smaller variety. And there’s nothing wrong with that! Quality, not quantity, is an important motto to remember when considering the best small motorhome. Smaller motorhomes can be great for new motorhome owners, as it makes parking and driving easier. They can also be ideal for those with a smaller driveway, or simply couples who love keeping it cosy! So keep reading for the best small campers and our tips on making the most of them.
Whether you rent out your motorhome or prefer to keep it for personal use, your motorhome deserves the very best treatment. Time to give your interior a new lease of life, or get the outside looking so dashing that people can’t help but stare. Grab your tools, pull up Pinterest, and let’s get to work!
Are you tired of feeling so trapped in the city? Spending day after day surrounded by buildings and traffic. Can you remember the last time you had a breath of fresh air? Real fresh air, not the kind your humidifier produces. If this is the case for you, it is time for you to make a change, to take life back into your hands. You need a city break, you need freedom, you need a campervan. The life of a motorhome traveller can seem daunting to beginners, but it really does not have to be that way. Read this article, go find yourself a lovely motorhome, and then we can officially pronounce you a motorhome owner, a van lifer.
With the summer coming to an end, meaning the peak of camper season is too, it is time to look forward to what campervan manufacturers have in store for 2022. Many companies have already revealed their upcoming models, giving us time to study their functions in detail and plan which camper will be the best investment. Here is a little overview of the new exciting campers and their improvement and eye-catching novelties!
Parking is often the least favourite part of one's driving experience. Motorhomes are even larger than cars meaning that parking them properly can take a little bit more concentration and know how. Our motorhome parking tips should help you make the most of your next holiday on the road and avoid any little bumps and scrapes from this acquired skill!
Your campervan is often popping in and out of your driveway or garage, so washing it can be both difficult and a hassle. But keeping your campervan clean is super important, as it is your commodity to be rented out and it dictates the entire experience. Also, if you’re giving it out dirty, how can you expect it to be returned clean? Here are some tips for cleaning your campervan, from the quick to the depth, make your baby shine!
To new or even seasoned motorhome owners, the eventuality of your vehicle being stolen might seem unlikely. Sadly, motorhome theft does happen, and increasingly so. Read this to find out how you can ensure that a would-be thief takes one look at your motorhome and decides, nope, it’s not worth the risk!
On our site you’ll find a variety of Volkswagen camper vans, and isn’t that to be expected? For these are the original campervans, and some say we’ll never get better than them! These gorgeous motorhomes range from the classic 1949 coloured van to the more modern sleek adaptations. If you’re a fan of these beauties, then don’t let your love for them stop at a simple trip in one, visit one of the numerous VW Campervan shows occurring worldwide all year long. Come together with fellow enthusiasts and celebrate all things campervan related!
Winter is coming...to your motorhome! It's time to consider what heater is best suited for your van, and we've got an extensive guide to help you do exactly that. Whether you're planning to spend Christmas in your campervan or merely enjoy a quick weekend away during the frost, a heater is a must-have for a comfortable winter in your campervan.
Living on the road, you have to be accountable for the daily management of your toilet, waste, and water. Whilst this sounds tedious - you’re taking off to get away from everyday responsibilites, right? - these don’t have to be dreaded tasks. Motorhome toilets can be surprisingly low-fuss, if you install them, hook them up and maintain them properly. With this guide, you’ll find out how to do all that, so that your time on the road is a convenient, comfy breeze!
Camping trips take a lot of planning, like any trip but even more. You’ve got to think about food, toilet paper, things to do, how to keep clean and so much more. But first you’ve got to get your foundations, the actual furniture to sit on and eat off. And that’s why we are here to help, providing you with the best camping furniture options for your next trip!
For most people undertaking a van conversion, a working kitchen is essential on the list of things to include. Nothing beats being able to share a hot meal quickly and easily after a big adventure. The great thing about making your own custom kitchen one is that no matter what size space you’re working with, you can come up with an arrangement that suits you and your campervan.
For any motorhome owner who cares about the environment, it can be disconcerting that these big, heavy vehicles we love to use to enjoy nature… run on those nasty fossil fuels which jeopardise a future where we continue to enjoy it. Luckily, if you want to decrease your use of fossil fuels on the road, you can do so considerably by installing solar panels in your motorhome.
The idea of wiring and installing the electrics, for most people doing a campervan conversion, can be daunting. There is, undeniably, quite a lot to think about when it comes to planning your DIY camper electrical system. Luckily, we have put a lot of time into researching and collecting all the information you’ll need into one concise, diagram-filled post.
It sounds terrible, but we promise it’s not as bad as it sounds, and it happens more often than you would think! Putting diesel into the water tank is a common mistake by new campervan travellers, and the most important thing is how you proceed after the mistake has been made. So what should you do if diesel is in your water tank?
Whatever kind of chef you are, your cooker is a crucial piece of kit, so it’s important to make the right choice about it. Whether you’re doing a conversion yourself and want to build in a fixed stove or just want something portable, we’ve researched and gathered all the information you need before buying the ideal stove for your van.
Gone are the days when awnings require hours of your valuable holiday time and endless patience to put up and take down. Today’s versions are surprisingly lightweight and can be set up in minutes. From selecting the right type of awning for your motorhome to choosing the most durable fabrics, here is your complete guide to choosing a campervan awning.