There is nothing quite like going on vacation with your loved ones in a fully stocked RV. However, packing can be a bit daunting before hitting the road. A thorough maintenance check before departing is essential, and you will want to stock your RV with everything you need for the trip. It’s easy to forget things when you’re planning a long trip. Here is a quick and easy guide to help you decide what to bring.

Stock Your RV to Prepare for Vacation

To make sure you don’t miss any essentials, here is a comprehensive list of everything you need to stock in your RV before starting your vacation.

Essential RV Tools and Safety Gear

When going on vacation in your RV, stock up on all the necessary tools and safety gear you may need for your trip. Your basic tools and equipment should include:

  • Leveling blocks
  • Sewer hose
  • Surge protector
  • Water pressure regulator
  • Tire pressure gauge
  • Replacement bulbs
  • Jumper cables
  • Air compressor
  • Fuse replacement kit
  • Bottled water
  • Basic toolbox
  • Rechargeable flashlight
  • Fly swatter
  • Water filter
  • Latex gloves
  • Chocks
  • Power converters

Camping Gear and Outdoor Furniture

Although you will be spending a lot of time inside the RV, you may want to bring camping gear and outdoor furniture. Here are some things you can stock in your RV for vacation.

  • At least one camp chair per person
  • An outdoor rug
  • A folding table
  • Tablecloth
  • Lanterns
  • Awning lights
  • Rope lights
  • Hammocks
  • Outdoor games
  • Firewood
  • Fire Starters
  • Lighter and matches

Indoor and Outdoor Kitchen Essentials

Having a stocked kitchen is essential when you are on holiday in your RV. This includes both equipment and pantry supplies. Not including the food, here are things you’ll want for the kitchen.

  • Plates and bowls
  • Silverware
  • Cups and mugs
  • Cooking utensils
  • Collapsible colander
  • Pots, skillets, and baking wares
  • Cutting board and knife set
  • Nesting bowls
  • Outdoor grill
  • Sponges
  • Can and bottle opener
  • Salt, pepper, and other spices
  • Nonstick spray

For the Bathroom

The RV bathroom may be small, but you’ll need these essentials. Include these items for your trip.

  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Hairbrush
  • Shaving cream and razors
  • Hand soap and sanitizer
  • Towels, hand towels, and washcloths
  • Plunger

Stock Your RV Bedroom

Although you may end up camping, there are a few essential things you’ll want in your bedroom during vacation.

  • Pillows
  • Sheets
  • Blankets
  • Laundry hamper

Use this comprehensive list to prepare your RV for your next road trip.

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