Holiday Gifts for the Boater in Your Life

Holiday Gifts for the Boater in Your Life

With the holiday season right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about the perfect gifts for your family and friends. At SmartPlug, we’re passionate about boating, so we’ve compiled this list of the best holiday gift ideas for the boater in your life!   1. Engel High-Performance 25 GT Cooler This distinct cooler is roto-molded for toughness and durability. It’s built with 2 inches of insulation throughout so that it retains ice for…

Five Rivet Recognition

Five Rivet Recognition

Exciting news for the Airstream industry! In May, Airstream launched their new Five Rivet Dealer Standards program, which was developed with input from Airstream’s Dealer Council to ensure it met dealer expectations. This status is measured daily and awarded quarterly. Well, Airstream has just announced their list of dealers who have earned the distinction of “Five Rivet” status. The Five Rivet Dealer Standard Program holds dealers to a very high standard for both sales and…

RV Destinations for Winter

RV Destinations for Winter

While most people may think the Winter season calls for closing up your RV, it can actually be a great time to take a trip. You can use your RV to to escape to warmer weather this winter season. Here’s SmartPlug’s “coolest” winter RV destinations: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina If you’re an RV snowbird that wants the beach experience, you really can’t do much better than Myrtle Beach. This area is home to several RV…

Tips to Make Your Airstream Go Green

Tips to Make Your Airstream Go Green

RV vacations are already more environmentally friendly than fly, drive, or hotel vacations, but there are still ways we can go green-er in Airstreams. SmartPlug is all about safe and responsible RVing, so we wanted to share our favorite tips to help you go green in your Airstream. 1. Minimize your trash While camping, use as few disposables as possible. Instead of packing paper plates and plastic ware, consider using real dishes. Look for opportunities…

Caring For Our Waters

Caring For Our Waters

Boating is a fun and relaxing past time, but while you’re out on the water, it’s important to take strides to ensure you’re being an environmentally friendly boater. As boaters, we want to create as little disruption as possible to the natural marine habitat. Here are some of our tips on how to be a more environmentally friendly boater. Use non-toxic cleaning products As you boaters know, cleaning your boat regularly is important for proper…

Preparing Your Airstream for Winter

Preparing Your Airstream for Winter

While some people use their Airstream year-round, many put it in storage for the winter months. If you’re one of the many people putting your RV in storage during the “off-season,” it’s imperative that you store it properly so it will be ready to go next season. With summer coming to an end, it’s time to start thinking about your plan for winterizing your Airstream. Here are SmartPlug’s tips to help you along the way:…

Tips to Winterizing Your Boat

Tips to Winterizing Your Boat

With boating season coming to an end for most of the country, it’s time to start thinking about winterizing and protecting your valuable recreational asset. It’s no secret that winter weather can wreak havoc on a boat that’s not prepared for hibernation. The time and effort you put in now will have a definite effect on your boat’s performance and save you time and money come next season. Here are SmartPlug’s tips on winterizing your…

5 Crazy Boat Designs

5 Crazy Boat Designs

At SmartPlug, we’re passionate about boats. We like looking for inspiration from unique, crazy, and innovative boats. Whether it’s a yacht designed to be aesthetically pleasing, or a speed boat designed to be the fastest on the water, we’re intrigued. If you share our passion for boats, we know you’ll enjoy these 5 crazy boats just as much as we do! 1. Miss Geico This turbine-powered race boat can’t help but get your attention. Built…

Equip Your Airstream Toolbox

Equip Your Airstream Toolbox

While you’re on the road, especially on family trips, safety should be your number one priority. While equipping your Airstream with our SmartPlug technology is a great way to ensure safety for all passengers, another great safety tip is equipping your Airstream toolbox with the necessary items. Here are some of our must have items to keep in your toolbox at all times: Tools No matter how new or well-constructed your Airstream or RV may…

Testimonial – Bob Livingston

Testimonial – Bob Livingston

At SmartPlug, we love hearing how our products help enhance the RVing experiences of our customers. Our SmartPlug products have become so beneficial to RVers that Bob Livingston, Senior VP, Group Publisher of Trailer Life & Motorhome personally installed, photographed, and wrote a review for our product. Trailer Life Magazine is America’s champion for the fun, freedom, and adventure of Recreation in Motion, and they’re the voice of RVers around the world. Trailer Life Magazine’s…