Top tips when buying a motorhome

A motorhome, to many people, is the second most largest purchase they make. To others it's the largest. It serves the purpose of providing a nice piece of shelter to the inhabitants. This makes a motorhome one of the most precious possessions to a family and it is also a pretty huge investment to make. So if you are thinking of buying one of these vehicles, then you need to prepare yourself for the wide range of features they can offer. Here are some exclusive tips to set you started.

Space considerations

You first need to consider the kind of space you want in the inside. With new motorhomes, bigger is not always better. You need to find one that suits you. A basic rule of thumb is that the more it's going to move around, the shorter it should be. This makes it much less cumbersome when moving.

The interior of the motorhome should also be picked based on the criteria of the location it's going to be used in. Thoroughly carpeting it when it's going to be used in the woods is simply misguided. You also need to check the sleeping space. People don't mind crowding when eating or chatting around during the day but when it comes to sleeping, the whole equation changes. So measure the bed space carefully before buying one.

Bathroom preferences

Your choice of vehicle is dependent on the bathroom size. Some have large ones while others use up the space in other sectors of the unit. If you've got children then get one with a tub that they can use for bathing. As for the size, ensure the bathroom fits you perfectly. You don't want to stand in the shower and realise that you can't even comfortably turn around. If you're a huge-bodied, sit on the toilet seat too and ensure that you are okay with it. You can even decide to get one with a built in washer-drier system to ease your laundry.

Slideouts and extra features

Extra features are solely dependent on your preferences. Slideouts are a really great enhancement to a room. These are simply rooms that slide and can help in conserving the space inside the motorhome. However, they come with an increased cost, weight and even complexity of the unit.

You can also choose to check the window treatments, lighting and the number of TVs and stereo systems. Here's where your tastes come to the limelight. If you love your music, then stereo systems should be high in your priority list.


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Creating an artistically inspiring home

I work in a creative field and I like to live in a home that is full of items that can inspire me each day. I have been collecting unique items from all over the world for years and I like to have them arrange in interesting ways and regularly redecorate my home to highlight different items that I like. This blog has some tips on how you can use interior decorating techniques to create an inspiring home atmosphere to get your artistic juices flowing. I hope it will be useful for people who want to create unique and artistic spaces in their homes.




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