RVs And Hurricanes…A Dangerous Combination.

As I watched the news media showing the New Jersey coast and upper east coast being hammered by Hurricane Sandy, my thoughts and prayers went out to all of the residents of that area, especially those living or traveling in motor homes, travel trailers and fifth wheels.  It’s beyond anything most people have ever seen. …

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What Was The First RV

What was the first RV? Well, the earliest RVs were converted from Ford Model T’s. As families moved west, they customized their vehicles to make the journey more comfortable.  But what was the one that really started a love of the RV lifestyle? It was the Redwood Tree Mobile Home, also known as Kellogg’s Travel …

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The Yeti Cooler Is One Cool Customer

My mom used to call me a “Doubting Thomas” because I was a bit skeptical about some things.  Needless to say, I was really skeptical about the claims made about the YETI coolers until I got one. A Doubting Thomas no more, I am now a believer.  I’m not gonna’ lie, I was actually upset …

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Consignment RV Houston, How To Properly Put Out A Campfire

Keeping with the fire prevention theme this week, I wanted to talk about how to properly put out a campfire. Let me first start by saying that most (if not nearly all RV Parks) have regulations against open flames, however, National and State Parks may not, and building a campfire is almost mandatory. S’mores, campfire …

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Consignment RV Drivers, Be Careful With Your Prescription Medications

Here’s something to think about the next time you take your RV for a weekend outing. Your Houston Consignment RV center, PPL Motorhomes wants to remind you that you can get a DUI even if your prescription drugs are to blame. If you get pulled over for driving your RV erratically, you will likely be …

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Consignment RV, Guaranteed Cure For Stress, Go RVing

I can already feel it. My favorite time of year…Fall. The shift in temperature and colors between seasons is noticeably fast. In fact, it’s a lot like Rving in Houston! You can go from 104 with 100% humidity on Monday, then Tuesday it’s 79 degrees with 50% humidity. Well, right now is RV Nana’s favorite …

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Consigning Your RV, Check To See If You Have Mice First

The Rodent. Dirty and destructive. You do not want to have an infestation, or incur rodent damage if you are thinking of consigning your RV. Mice can be very destructive – chewing through wires, cables, wood, fiberglass, plastic. Anything they can get their mouths on, they’ll eat and that includes your food supply. Suspect you …

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PPL Motorhomes, Be A Greener RVer

Going Green. We’ve been hearing this phrase for quite a while now, and we are slowly acclimating to the idea of energy conservation and stewardship of our lands. Even further, the idea of “Going Green” is really starting to show up at campgrounds and National Parks across the US.  As RVers, we all have a …

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PPL Motorhomes: Bringing Your Pets Camping

You know, PPL Motorhomes knows there’s nothing more enjoyable than going camping with the whole family, and by whole family, I mean Fido and Fifi, those lovable little guys that are there at a moments notice to make your long days at work a little more relaxing. There’s nothing like the unconditional love of a …

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