76: Avoid towing in high winds.
77: To prevent the black soot from building up when cooking over an open fire using a pot or kettle, coat the outside of the pot with dish soap, and when you are done cooking, cleanup will be quick and easy.
78: Leave your site better than you found it.
79: If you stay in hotels often, collect the complimentary items (coffee cups and lids, wrapped drinking cups, mini lotions and soaps, etc.) for your RV.
80: Roll your bath, kitchen, and beach towels tightly for storing - making efficient use of space in cupboards and drawers.
81: Be aware of sharp outside corners on your rig! And also the hitch, be it tag-along or fifth-wheel. Consider either using Fun Noodles or flagging the area. Help yourself stay safe!
82: Remember to tie your chairs down or lay them flat during travel to avoid them breaking or damaging anything.
83: A voltmeter is a huge tool to have on hand. Doesn't have to be the biggest on the market. You can usually pick one up for around $20.
84: Be sure to check and change batteries in your smoke detectors on a regular basis.
85: Be sure to wipe down your hydraulic jacks with extended stays. Be sure to keep free of dirt and debris.
86: Having a hard time with your outdoor lights? Did you forget to bring a lantern? Point a head lamp into a jug full of water! Instant lantern!
87: Use pool noodles or something to cover exposed wires and cords outside so that you do not trip or get tangled.
88: Take a cast iron pan, and if you have access to electric, an electric skillet. Foil pack meals are a go to because they are super easy to cook over a fire, and each person can choose what they want.
89: Premix scrambled-eggs in a disposable container you can pour out of, like a small milk jug.
90: Bring a mesh pop up hamper for laundry. Takes up less space when not in use.
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91: When backing into a site, put your pride away and determine who gives better directions. Backing isn't the hard part, guiding someone is. I have a hard time trusting my wife's instructions, whereas she will blindly follow what I say. She does the backing, I do the guiding. This has prevented our divorce.
92: For the manual rear stabilizer jacks, use an appropriatley sized socket on a cordless drill to quickly raise and lower the jacks. Saves time and energy.
93: Keep elastic hair ties handy for wrapping around cabinet door pulls while traveling. Especially a cabinet with any glass bottles or glassware.
94: Have a large basket with a handle for carrying your picnic supplies in and out of the camper.
95: Freeze some of your water bottles to use as icepacks to keep other beverages and foods cold, or even for minor injuries — and then you still have a handy cold drink when they begin to thaw.
96: Wet dryer sheets removes bugs from nose of coach without scratching.
97: Take the time to properly maintain your RV. Perform preventive mainentance as scheduled and winterize your unit properly.
98: Lower your antenna before you pull out of a park!
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99: Read and understand the owner's /operations manuals for the uqipment in your RV.
100: Relax and enjoy your time in the great outdoors and with friends or family that have joined you on your trip.