Gone Outdoors

Trailers and Towing

The Best Ways to Burp a Trailer Refrigerator

The Best Ways to Burp a Trailer Refrigerator

If your recreational vehicle refrigerator isn't keeping as cold as it used to or has stopped working altogether, you may be able to revive it with a process called "burping." This process doesn't always work, but you ...

How to Adjust a Travel Trailer Slide

How to Adjust a Travel Trailer Slide

Certain types of travel trailer are equipped with slide-out sections. These slides are adjustable. When the slides are retracted, the trailer is ready to be towed. Once you've arrived at a camping location, you can ...

How to Clean a Travel Trailer

How to Clean a Travel Trailer

Maintenance is essential to keep your travel trailer looking good and running great. Clean a trailer to keep the sap off the roof, the black streaks and bugs off the outside, and mud and clutter from building up inside. ...

How to Research Airstream Travel Trailers by Their Number

How to Research Airstream Travel Trailers by Their Number

Airstream has been building aluminum travel trailers since the 1930s. The trailers' distinctive rounded shape minimized wind resistance and made them more stable while being towed. The serial number or vehicle ...

Pop Up Trailer Remodel Ideas

Pop Up Trailer Remodel Ideas

Pop-up trailers are lightweight and easy to tow. When they're opened, the ends pull out to form spacious bunks. Because of the size and shape of pop-ups, the interiors are similar, no matter which brand you buy. ...

How to Repair Pop Up Trailer Canvas

How to Repair Pop Up Trailer Canvas

Canvas is a tough fabric, but the canvas on a pop-up camping trailer spends a lot of time in the elements and absorbs plenty of wear and tear. Rips, holes and even rot along the corners or in the walls of a pop-up ...

How to Install a Household Toilet in a Travel Trailer

How to Install a Household Toilet in a Travel Trailer

The toilets in travel trailers are usually relatively small. This is to conserve space and to limit the use of water since they drain into a holding tank instead of into a sewer. If you have your travel trailer ...

How to Restore a Pop-Up Camper Trailer

How to Restore a Pop-Up Camper Trailer

Restoring a pop-up camper trailer requires hard work. Most of the materials required are available at a local home improvement center or RV center. Fabric stores are a reliable source for clear vinyl fabric used in some ...

How to Convert a Used Horse Trailer to a Camper

How to Convert a Used Horse Trailer to a Camper

Camper trailers are expensive, but sometimes a used horse trailer is not. Horse trailers can be converted into camper trailers very economically if you do it yourself. Some people like the idea of re-use, some like the ...

How to Fill a Recreational Vehicle's (RV) Propane Tank

How to Fill a Recreational Vehicle's (RV) Propane Tank

It happens to all recreational vehicle owners - we use up all the propane in the initial full tank and we have to face the daunting task of getting a refill. Yes, I admit that's a bit dramatic, but there can be a bit ...

How to Operate the Propane Refrigerator in a Camper

How to Operate the Propane Refrigerator in a Camper

When camping in the mountains, at a lake or at the ocean, one thing you always need is a way to keep your food cold. Coolers can do this, but if you are in a very remote location, you may not even have access to the ...

How to Register a Boat Trailer in Georgia

How to Register a Boat Trailer in Georgia

If you have a boat trailer in Georgia, it needs to have a Georgia license plate on its stern. The process of registering your boat trailer can be completed in more than one way but, while the form you need is online, ...

How to Build Your Own Small Light Camper Trailers

How to Build Your Own Small Light Camper Trailers

Small camper trailers provide a comfortable living space and numerous advantages over large trailers. They are lightweight and towing is possible with small vehicles. The small camper also fits into small camping sites ...

How to Care for Pop Up Campers

How to Care for Pop Up Campers

You should know how to care for a pop-up camper so that it stays in good condition and is useable for many years to come. The nice thing about a pop-up camper is that if you care for it and keep it clean and in tiptop ...