Black Waste Tank Valve Won’t Close Properly

Black Tank Valve Clog Repair Feature Photo

In this video, I disassemble my RV waste tank sewer plumbing and remove the black tank valve for inspection. For the last while, the black tank electric valve hasn’t been fully closing. Once I get the system apart, the problem is self-evident. I found a wad of toilet paper with what looked like sawdust jammed … Read more

Preparing our RV for an Extended Road Trip

Preparing our RV for an Extended Road Trip Feature Photo

Each year we spend summers mostly stationary on Vancouver Island in beautiful British Columbia. However, once the temps begin to drop in the fall, we become snowbirds and fly south for the winter. The winter half of the year is spent on the road traveling down the west coast and into the sunny US southwestern … Read more

My 10 Must Have RV Gadgets

10 Must Have RV Gadgets Feature Photo

Since we bought our RV 5 1/2 years ago I’ve tried out all sorts of RV gadgets or add-ons of one type or another. Some have proven to be extremely useful while others end up in a drawer or buried in a storage bin. To save new RVers some trial and error time, I’ve decided … Read more