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The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Cool While RVing in Hot Weather

It can be very difficult to keep an RV cool in hot weather. In this story, I’ll share some tips for keeping your trailer or motorhome as cool as possible without having to use air conditioning.

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Tip #1: Reduce sunlight entering the RV

Ideas: - Reflectix - Reflective window film - RV Windshield Sun Shades - RV Windshield Sun Screens That You Can See Through - Exterior RV Window Covers - RV Window Awnings - Door Window Cover - Covers for Skylights and Roof Vents

Ideas: - Park in the shade. - Create your own shade. - Use RV skirting to your advantage.

Tip #2: Cool the air surrounding the RV

Tip #3: Increase Air Circulation

1- Use fans: Adding fans throughout your RV will help the air temperature feel a couple of degrees cooler, even if you’re not using an air conditioner.

Key #4: Don’t heat up the kitchen

As much as possible, avoid cooking inside your RV.  Cook outside on a grill or over a campfire, or eat cold foods such as sandwiches, wraps, and salads.

Key #5: Cool the air inside your RV:

Air Conditioners: The most effective way to cool down a camper is with one or more air conditioners.  You’ll just need to make sure that your RV’s electrical system is capable of handling any air conditioners you add.

Evaporative Coolers: An Alternative to AC: You can also get RV window coverings that go on the outside of RV windows and block up to 94% of the light coming in yet still allow you to see out, much like a window screen. 

Bonus: 3 Tips for Keeping YOURSELF Cool 1. Stay hydrated. 2. Create a misting system. 3. Cool off with an inflatable pool.

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