TIPS FOR STORING YOUR RV

Self Storage



September 1st, 2015


Are you an RV owner, and are looking into storing your vehicle for the winter? You’ll want to make sure you correctly prepare your vehicle for storage so it’s in perfect shape in the Spring.  Whether you’ll be storing it in an indoor facility or in a parking lot, you’ll definitely want to follow some tips on the best storage procedures.While we currently do not offer storage for RV, here’s a list to prepare you for storing your vehicle: Here are a few more tips for storing your RV to help you keep your vehicle in great shape!-Tires should be inflated to the manufacturer’s recommended maximum psi during storage to avoid flat spots-Prevent flat spots on tires by storing the vehicle on jack stands-Refrigerator doors and cabinets should be left open during storage to prevent mold and odors-Vehicles left for extended periods should be stored with a full tank of gas and an appropriate fuel stabilizer-Wheels should be chocked and the parking brake should be off-Check all seals and seams-Plug pipes & openings with bronze wool to prevent rodents-Close blinds and shades to avoid sun damage-Empty water tanks and use antifreeze-Disconnect battery-Keep uncovered vents closed to avoid bugs Stop by our office to learn more about storing in cooler temperatures today!