How to Turn a Modest Budget into a Big RV Adventure

How to Turn a Modest Budget into a Big RV Adventure

Getting out on the road for an RV adventure doesn’t have to be an expensive feat. In fact, RVing is a great way to travel the country on a budget. If you’re ready to hit the road this year, be sure to follow our tips for a wallet-friendly enjoyable time: Do Your Research While planning your RV adventure, research is key. Consider exploring national parks instead of touristy cities that tend to be more expensive….

5 RV Destinations to Escape the Winter

5 RV Destinations to Escape the Winter

If the winter months have you feeling dreary and sad, it’s time to head out onto the open road for a fun RV vacation! We’re sharing the top five destinations across the country to get you out of the cold and into the warm sunshine: San Diego, California San Diego is a bustling city filled with plenty of beaches, preserves, food districts, parks and more! Year round, the weather is perfect for exploringthe great outdoors…

Featured Vehicle: Paved to Pines “Ace Vantura”

Featured Vehicle: Paved to Pines “Ace Vantura”

We’re excited to share another featured vehicle this month! Paved to Pines is based in Canada and creates custom off-grid van conversions, bus conversions, Sprinter Conversions, ambulance conversions, and cargo van conversions. Their “Ace Vantura” is an incredible Sprinter van conversion. It features: Go Power Solar Kit w/ 340 watts solar power and 300 amp/hour battery bank Espar diesel cabin and water heater Custom kitchenette w/ induction cooktop and Dometic flush sink Bench seating with…

SmartPlug Included in TechnoRV’s September Newsletter

SmartPlug Included in TechnoRV’s September Newsletter

As many RV enthusiasts know, TechnoRV is a leading supplier of a variety ofRV technology products to enhance the RV lifestyle.In September, they were kind enough to include SmartPlugin their member newsletter. Eric and Tami, the owners, walkthrough everything you need to know about SmartPlug. They share their favorite benefits and even show viewers how to install SmartPlug. First, check out the video they made outlining the benefits of our products: Take a look as…

A Testimonial from the Co-Founder of Camp Addict, Marshall Wendler

A Testimonial from the Co-Founder of Camp Addict, Marshall Wendler

At SmartPlug, our goal is providing the best quality products with customer satisfaction that can’t be beat. We’re happy to share another wonderful review from SmartPlug customer, Marshall Wendler, Camp Addict Co-Founder: “As a full-time RVer since April 2014, and the co-founder of Camp Addict, I’m always on the lookout for RV related products that can make my life easier. If the product is that much of a game-changer, then I want to shout from…

Best RV Campsites on the East Coast

Best RV Campsites on the East Coast

Summer is not over yet and you know what that means… time for a vacation! In these summer months, take advantage of the high temperatures and beautiful sunshine. Pack up the RV and hit the road. Don’t want to travel too far? Here are some of the best campsites to visit along the East Coast. South Carolina: Ocean Lakes Family Campground Ocean Lakes Family Campground is located in Myrtle Beach, and is the largest campsite…

SmartPlug Featured on Embassy PRL Class B

SmartPlug Featured on Embassy PRL Class B

We’re thrilled to share another great vehicle equipped with SmartPlug!This is an Embassy PRL Class B RV. This RV featured an exclusive rear porch with a tent option, which is unlike any other Class B of its kind! Check out this awesome design: Nice work, team! We love to see our products in use! If you have a SmartPlug product and would like to be featured on our blog, please contact us!

RV Safety Tips from Mike Sokol

RV Safety Tips from Mike Sokol

Summer is in full swing! It’s the season of RV adventures, camping and cookouts. At SmartPlug, we’re all about safety. We thought it’d be the perfect time to share some safety tips before you head out on your next excursion. Mike Sokol is the nation’s leading authority on RV electricity. He is the author of “No Shock Zone,”a guide to learning about the electric in your RV and how to avoid being shocked. Recently he…

RV Summer Preparation Checklist

RV Summer Preparation Checklist

Adventure season is here! For many RVers, the season is just beginning and it’s the perfect time to do a routine check on your camper. Before you head out, be sure to follow along with this handy checklist to avoid problems on the road: Do A Safety Check– Do you have smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, LP gas detectors, fire extinguishers and a first aid kit on board? These are all essential to a safe…

Boosting Rv Safety, One Shore Power Plug At A Time

Boosting Rv Safety, One Shore Power Plug At A Time

As lifestyles go, RVing is one of the more laid-back, focused more on enjoying family and nature than pumping adrenaline. But a scorched shore power connection is enough to get the pulse racing of the most seasoned RVer. It means the electrical connection overheated and is close to a critically failure. The revolutionary SmartPlug overcomes the shortfalls of a traditional twist-style connection. With it, RVers worry less about electrical equipment and more about when to…