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post Oct 2 2012, 10:35 AM
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One more trip before we close down our Class C for the winter. We have read a lot of information on "how to" and tips from charcoal to absorb moisture, drier sheets in drawers, moth balls, etc.

Looking for additional info from "seasoned" RVers like yourselves smile.gif

- We assume we have to drain everything in holding tanks (fresh water, grey & black water) and are aware of the antifreeze addition.


- Keep refrigerator doors open

- Remove ALL food ... what about dishes, sheets/blankets, etc.?

- disconnect house battery?

- anything we need to do to generator?

- amount of fuel to keep in tank? We were advised to run generator once a month for 30 min. and drive vehicle a little to prevent "flat" spots on tires

- propane in tank?

Anything else? Thank you for your help

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post Oct 6 2012, 09:33 AM
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An extremely effective deterrent for mice and other type critters is to put some Peppermint oil on cotton balls and place one in each drawer or cabinet. When you no longer can smell the oil, then dab a bit more on the cotton ball. A small 2 ox bottle will last for the season. Since using that system, I've never seen a hint of mice in my rig.
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