Caravan Toilet

Our Guide to Caravan Toilets

A caravan toilet might not be the most glamorous item on your shopping list, but they are essential for a comfortable road trip. But buying a caravan toilet isn’t as simple as you think. With so many technologies, designs and features to choose from, how do you work out the best caravan toilet for your rig? Here’s our guide to caravan toilets: - Types of Toilets: There are three main types of caravan toilet: ...

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What Size Inverter Do I Need For My Caravan Camping Off-Grid Setup?

So, you’re planning to travel off-grid. You want to pack your home comforts, like a laptop, coffee machine and other AC and 240V appliances. Now you need to work out the most convenient way to run them. The answer? Use a DC to AC inverter from your battery system. But you can’t just buy any inverter. You need to choose the right size for your camping or caravan set-up. Photo courtesy of ...

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What Size Battery Charger Do I Need For My Off-Grid Setup?

If you want to live or travel off-grid, you need to get one thing right first: the right size battery charger. So, how do you know which size charger you need? Work out your charger size based on the following factors: - 1. Battery Type For lead acid deep cycle batteries (AGM or Gel), ideally you want a charger with an Amp output of 10-20% of the total battery bank. So, for a 100Ah ...

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Caravan Diesel Heater vs Caravan Gas Heater

Baby it’s cold outside, but that doesn’t mean you should store your caravan until warmer weather. Get yourself a caravan heater and long may the adventures continue. When buying your caravan heater, there’s one important question to answer: diesel or gas? There’s no right or wrong answer. As with all caravan appliances, it depends on a few important factors, including your set-up, how you like to travel and how cold it’s going to ...

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Caravan Power & Electricals: Our Favourite 12V Products

Heading off on a caravan adventure? It takes more than just an amazing caravan to have the trip you’ve been dreaming about. You need a range of 12V products and accessories to power you along the way.  With so many to choose from, we know it can be overwhelming working out the right products for your caravan. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of some of the best 12V products ...

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The Lightest Caravan Air Conditioners

Lightweight caravans might be the hottest trend, but what happens when the temperature really rises on your road trip? Luckily, the top caravan appliance manufacturers have been innovating and you can now buy a lightweight caravan air conditioner. Before we dive into the newest models, let’s talk about the benefits of lightweight caravan air conditioners. Truma Aventa Comfort Reverse Cycle Roof Top Air Conditioner - Why Buy A Lightweight Caravan Air Conditioner? - It’s no ...

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Dometic Review: Are They The Best Caravan Appliances, Or Not?

Millions of people around the world use Dometic products. But does that automatically make them the best caravan appliances on the market? Grab a cool drink, sit back and let our Dometic review to reveal all. Who is Dometic? - Dometic has been in the caravan game since the 1960s. It was originally set up as an arm of Electrolux, which started to make inroads into the leisure market in the post-war period. Now a ...

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Caravan Accessories: The Essentials You Need

The best way to prepare for your caravan trip is to ensure that you have all the right caravan accessories. Some of these help you create a home away from home, while others ensure you stay safe wherever you travel. Find out which caravan accessories you need: - Towing Electric Brake Controller Stay safe when towing with an electric brake controller. The brake controller is mounted to your tow vehicle and sends ...

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The Battle of Off Grid Power: Solar Panels vs Generators

- Which is the better off grid power option: solar or generators? The solar vs generator debate isn’t new – but it is becoming more important for anyone thinking of travelling or living off the grid. Let’s face it. We can’t leave home without our smart phones, tablets, laptops, air-conditioner and maybe even a coffee machine. But with all these creature comforts, we need a reliable power solution to keep everything running ...

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Evakool Review: The Australian Brand Taking on the Global Giants

If you’re looking for a portable fridge, Evakool is batting in the big leagues. If you’ve never heard of the brand or aren’t sure how they measure up, our Evakool review reveals how this Australian business is taking on the big brands to become one of the top portable fridge companies. - Who is Evakool? Evakool is born and bred right here in Australia. In fact, the family-owned Aussie business has been making ...

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