Spring is just around the corner. Although we live in Texas, we haven’t been immune to the cold winter weather. Much of west and north Texas has received snow and south Texas has experienced a cold snap that’s brought temperatures well below the average of 60s and 70s. With all this being said, it’s no surprise families are flocking to our 8 locations throughout Texas to find an RV to enjoy this summer. Who says you have to wait until summer, though. Spring makes a wonderful season to get outdoors and enjoy fresh air.
Here’s some tips to make spring RVing more Enjoyable.
Prepare | Spring RVing isn’t as treacherous as winter, however it still requires ample planning. Although daytime temperatures are typically warmer, evening temperatures are still quite low. Pack enough sweaters and extra blankets to withstand the cold weather and make sure your RV is protected from the cold weather. That means your holding tanks are protected from freezing temperatures and the heat is ready to run.
Appreciate | Appreciate the renewal that spring promises. Spring brings new scents and sights. You’ll see baby animals, new flowers blooming, trees with with leaves, and fresh, crisp air. Camping in the spring gives an experience you can’t get in any other season.
Plan For Rain | April showers bring may flowers. This doesn’t mean your RV trip won’t be enjoyable. Simply bring along an umbrella and poncho, along with some hot cocoa mix and your favorite movies, and you’ll be ready to enjoy the season inside and outside. Consider making a list of what you want to do outside and what you plan to do in case of wicked weather.
Prep Your Heater and A/C | Make sure your RV’s heating and air conditioning is ready to work. Spring’s unpredictable weather means you might need to run your A/C or heat. Having them ready to go means you won’t struggle to get comfortable when you have to turn either of them on.
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