Category Archives: RV Lifestyle

Everything you need to know about camper, trailer or RV mattresses and much more!

Stay Safe in Your RV While You Sleep

Parked trailer at night with two chairs in front and outdoor lights turned on

Many RV campers automatically presume that staying in public areas prevents crime. However, this concept is far from the truth. Victims of camping crimes are often shocked that the unthinkable happened. The U.S. National Park Service reports that between 2002 and 2007, the list of crimes included 37 kidnappings, 63 homicides, 240 rapes, 309 robberies […]

How to Store Your RV or Marine Mattress

Couple having fun while packing away their RV mattress

There are several things you can do to protect your marine and RV mattress and keep it in good working order while it is being stored off-season. In order to keep your mattress in tip-top shape for longer, keep the following tips in mind when storing your camper or boat mattress. 1. Make sure your […]

Should You Use a Regular Bed Mattress as an RV Mattress?

Motorhome interior with RV mattress

The short answer is no. When you need to replace an RV mattress, it is important to get something that is especially designed for this use, as the shape, size, thickness, weight and other characteristics of a regular mattress aren’t quite fitting for a camper. While it might be tempting to get a mattress intended […]

Replacement Mattresses Come in All Shapes and Sizes

Measuring tape and folding ruler

When you need to replace a mattress in your bedroom, you can easily locate many options by visiting a local mattress or furniture store.  These beds may have different materials and top options, but they generally only available in the same standard sizes.  Therefore, it’s easy to find a quality mattress for your home use […]

9 Point Checklist on How to Choose an RV Mattress

Couple writing their checklist to buy a camper mattress

When choosing a mattress for your RV, it’s important to take several things into account. For instance, you wouldn’t want to buy the wrong size mattress.. Whether you need a small camper mattress or an RV bunk mattress, these principles still apply. By following this simple checklist, you can ensure you get the right size […]

Air Mattress Or Foam Mattress?

Couple embracing on air mattress

When it comes to choosing your next replacement mattress, there are different styles and materials available for almost any taste. We’ve already put together a detailed description of the disadvantages of a spring mattress compared to one made out of foam; but there are some other considerations to factor in when comparing air versus foam […]

10 Signs That You Need to Change Your Mattress

Man changing his mattress

While your sofa mattress, marine or boat mattress worked great in years past, the time might be fast approaching for you to say goodbye to it. If you are not sure if the time is right for a replacement mattress or not, take a moment to look for the following signs, as these will tell […]

Your New Used RV: Make a Checklist and Outfit it Properly

Second hand RV - 1950s Volkswagen Type 2 (T1) Transporter Kombi or Microbus campervan

Thinking of buying an RV for 2014? Buying a new RV, whether it’s brand-new or new-to-you, is an exciting purchase that promises countless weeks and weekends of family fun ahead in the new year. If you had the chance to go to the  51st Annual National RV Trade Show, which was held at the beginning […]

Advantages of Buying a Replacement Mattress Online

Woman buying a replacement mattress online

That old mattress did its job for a long time, but now it’s lumpy and stained. You’re looking for a foam replacement mattress, but you’re hesitant about shopping for new bedding through a website. Whether it’s a new marine, RV or sofa mattress you’re looking for, ordering that new mattress online offers several advantages, so […]