Why You Need to Join the Texas Recreational Vehicle Association

The Texas Recreational Vehicle Association in Austin, TX, was founded in 1974 by Texas dealers who saw a bright future for the industry. One of the most important functions of TRVA is our government relations work. TRVA works successfully with the Texas Legislature and the many state agencies which regulate its members to promote and …

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2013 Texas Recreational Vehicle Association; It’s Been A Trip

This is a bittersweet time for RV Nana today.  As most of you know, I have served as President of the Texas Recreational Vehicle Association (TRVA) for the past two years and the grand finale was last weekend at our annual convention in Austin.  Surrounded by friends and family, I passed the gavel on to …

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Exploring Texas Campgrounds

I know that I always feature a park that I believe is worth visiting, but this time I’m taking a little different direction.  We travel a lot, we certainly can’t go everywhere, but I love the feeling that we can try. When we travel, we never leave home without our RV Travel & Camping Guide …

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PPL motorhomes asks: “Trailer or Motorhome, Which Do You Prefer?”

If you’re looking for your first new or used Motorhome or trailer, or wanting to upgrade from the one you have now, picking between a trailer and motorhome can be a big decision. The first thing you need to figure out is how the RV will be used, and whether you need to accommodate a lot …

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PPL Motorhomes can help give your RV a little more “definition”

Hi-Definition to be exact. If you are looking to zazz up your outside excitement, consider a new hi-def entertainment console. If you are handy and understand a combination of carpentry, electronics and audiophile gibberish, then by all means, have a crack at upgrading your RV. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JDScZX1POY Check out the PPL Motorhomes web site for all …

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PPL Motorhomes asks: Have you considered a diesel for your next motorhome

PPL Motorhomes is one of the nation’s largest used and consignment RV Dealerships, so we see our fair share of diesels come through PPL Motorhomes to be sold. The Diesel RV has been around for quite some time. Still, they have an unusual mystique about them.  People seem a little leery of diesel engines, but that shouldn’t …

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PPL Motorhomes: Washer/Dryer Connections in your RV may lead to leaks.

How about this for a strange story? Last weekend we were camping and my husband noticed a small wet spot on the carpet near our bedroom cabinet.   This cabinet happens to have washer/dryer connections, however, I am not one of those people who wants to do laundry while we’re out RVing, so they aren’t even …

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PPL Motorhomes says, “Keep your credit cards secure!” RV Nana’s Credit Card Fraud Experience:

Okay, at PPL Motorhomes, we’ve all heard about credit card fraud, identity theft and all of those other horror stories that seem to happen to others, but never really expect it to happen to us.  I hate to admit it, but I learned a lesson the hard way.  I was checking out at one of our favorite discount …

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Fire Couldn’t Keep RV Nana and PPL Motorhomes Away From Bastrop

Bastrop, Texas is still a great place to get away and enjoy the RV lifestyle.  I know all of us at PPL Motorhomes have heard so much about the fires and devastation that it seems that most people assume that there is no place in the area to go RVing.  We spent Thanksgiving weekend at the …

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PPL Motorhomes: Is the new RVer getting younger?

One of the things I’ve been seeing a lot at PPL Motorhomes is that the age of new RVers is getting younger, specifically with the “Baby Boomer” generation who are approaching retirement. This isn’t news to anyone, especially the “boomers” themselves, but since we sell Used and Consignment RVs, we see a lot of first timers. Owning …

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