Getting you RV ready for Winter is an important part of owning and RV. Failing to winterize your RV will cost you a lot of money and time. Here are some key mistakes that RV Owner make & some simple ideas to keep them from happening to you.
You must drain all storage takes! Flushing the black tank and gray tank water out is easy to forget about. Most owners will remember their fresh water tank but will often forget about the black and grey water. Also… Be sure to flush and dump at a facility that has approved sewage connections.
Remember To Drain The Water Heater. Always one of the first things to go.The water heater is often forgot about and this cause big problems in the spring with a surprise blown tank from not draining. Best way to know you did it, is leave the plug out.
Clean Out The Fridge, Freezer and Removal All Food: Don’t leave food in the RV over winter. Even canned food can cause big problems. Also make sure you remove seats, sofas & check sleeping areas for crumbs. Crumbs and small bits of food will bring insects and other animals into your RV.