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Old 09-24-2016, 08:53 AM   #1
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Winter Protection

How do you protect your RV in winter?

We get snow and freezing temps. Tarp shelters under $1000 tend to not survive the weather and winds. Steel ones are $5,000+ with prep work etc.

Anyone use a simple custom cover - not a generic blue tarp - ? They run around $200. But do they offer enough protection? We did use one on our Rpod trailer but that unit was much cheaper then our B class.

Thanks for any thoughts. G
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Hi,

I live in Toronto ... we get the snow, freezing rain & cold temps every winter. Other than winterizing the plumbing system, nothing else is done. Just give it a wash and wax in spring before setting out on my first trip of the season.

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Thanks, Steve. Toronto is harsher than Vancouver area.
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Hello,
This is my first winter with the Era. I bought a Winnebago cover for it on the auction site. Paid $256 though.

We get some bad cold/snow here in Michigan also.

Adios, cowboy70
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We used a cover on our fiver for 3 years, bought another and used it on the MH last year and will again this year. We get howling winds, freezing temps and snow here in the mountains of western PA.
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Winterizing a Unity 24MB

Anybody have experience with a 2017 Unity 24MB with the new Truman tankless water heater? There are 5 valves under the kitchen sink, adjacent to the water heater.
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