Filed under: Preparation & Readiness, RV Maintenance
RV covers are a must-have for many reasons. Whether you want to store your RV for a season or just a few weeks, its important to keep your RV safe from weather damage, such as intense heat in the summer or the extreme cold and wet temperatures that come with winter. The extreme weather will not only fade your paint job, it could also cause some unfortunate wear and tear to the RV itself.
Regardless of weather, it’s still important to keep your RV covered if it is going to be stored outside for any extended amount of time to keep it safe from wind, sun, snow, dirt, bird droppings, rain and other debris.
The best way to keep the harsh elements from compromising your RV’s exterior body, is to invest in a nice all-weather RV cover. Camping World currently has an ADCO Travel Trailer Designer Tyvek RV Cover - 31’7″ – 34′ on sale for $103.43 off the normal price. The white Polypropylene cover with Tyvek blocks the damaging UV rays to prevent fading and cracking, not to mention blocking the infrared heat from overheating the interior of the RV.
Don’t forget the wheels of your RV too. They have the tendency to get rusted and sun damaged if left to weather every storm. You can find nice vinyl wheel covers in sets of two for under $30 on Camping World’s sale right now. Made out of water repellent and resistant vinyl fabric, these wheels covers are a must-have for every RV.
Also a necessity are the RV Windshield Covers for use even when camping in your RV if you so desire the added protection from the elements, extra privacy, etc. You will want a heavy duty waterproof vinyl cover, like this one, which is currently on a special internet sale for more than half off its normal price.
Take precautions prior to costly repairs and purchase an RV cover with one or all of the covers mentioned above. There are many choices out there, but before your start your shopping, make sure to get good measurements of your RV’s length, width (including mirrors) and height. RV covers are essential to the longevity of the exterior of your RV.