September 1, 2015

RV Storage Tips

Do you own an RV or boat, and are looking into storing it for the winter? You’ll want to make sure you correctly prepare your vehicle for storage so that when you use it again it is in great shape. Whether you’ll be storing it in an indoor facility or in a parking lot, you’ll want to follow some tips on the best storage procedures. Here’s a list RV storage tips to get you started:

 

RV Storage

RV Storage Tips:

-Tires should be inflated to the manufacturer’s recommended maximum psi during storage to avoid flat spots

-Prevent flat spots on tires by storing the vehicle on jack stands

-Refrigerator doors and cabinets should be left open during storage to prevent mold and odors

-Vehicles left for extended periods should be stored with a full tank of gas and an appropriate fuel stabilizer

-Wheels should be chocked and the parking brake should be off

-Check all seals and seams

-Plug pipes & openings with bronze wool to prevent rodents

-Close blinds and shades to avoid sun damage

-Empty water tanks and use antifreeze

-Disconnect battery

-Keep uncovered vents closed to avoid bugs

 

Although we don’t have the space for your RV right now, we can still help you in making sure it’s stored properly!