Tag Archives: full time RV

The Downside of a Rootless Existence

For those of you who don’t know our RV nomadic history, Sandy and I have been living in a mobile home the last few years. We were called away from our RV existence when my aunt passed away and we … Continue reading

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The Cargo Trailer Conversion Begins

Our cargo trailer finally arrived and the conversion to a camper is underway. In case you don’t keep up with the blog, we bought an all-aluminum cargo trailer and are converting it into a camper. So far the conversion is … Continue reading

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Five Things I Hate About RVs

Building a camper gives you a lot of respect for the craftsmen who assemble campers and RVs. Not only do they do good work but they work fast. Most campers and RVs are assembled in just 30 to 45 man … Continue reading

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Mobility Key To An Endless Summer

One of the absolutely best perks of living in an RV, camper or vandwelling is being able to go where the weather is awesome. Imagine an entire year of perfect weather. If it does get stormy or dangerous, you can … Continue reading

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Five Steps Toward Your RV Living Adventure

My House Has Wheels was intended as guide to compare RV living to more traditional housing options and how to get ready for the transition. I’m not going to cover all the details here but your transition to RV living … Continue reading

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Getting Your Outdoor Cooking Kit Together

Whether you live in a van, small camper or even a Class A diesel pusher, one thing you’ll all have in common is is a desire to do most of your cooking outdoors. Even the biggest Class As are only … Continue reading

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Your Winter Strategy For RV Living

Winter is a tough time up north yet it’s the perfect time to start plotting your transition to RV living. The advantage you have in the winter is that RV dealers are slow this time of year and you’ll have … Continue reading

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RV Living – Determining Your Comfort Level

RV living shares one commonality with living in a house and that is there is a wide variety of comfort levels you can choose. You can rough it in a space as small as a converted van or you can … Continue reading

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RV Sales Set Record – Young People Buying

The number one RV builder in America is Thor Industries and, by almost every measure, they’re having a banner year. Thor posted record sales so far for 2016 and the year’s not over yet. What’s also clear from the numbers … Continue reading

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Avoiding The Home Ownership Trap

My House Has Wheels is about RV living but it’s also about housing. That’s because my personal relationship with RV living grew out of an exploration of alternate housing. I wasn’t necessarily searching for information on living in a camper, … Continue reading

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