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Using a Driveaway Fixing Kit

Posted in Camping Tips & Ideas / FAQs / How To / Motorhomes & Caravans on 1st October 2021

Author - James Coplin

If you buy a driveaway awning and want to secure it to your vehicle, the most secure way to attach it is by using a fixing kit. The kit allows you to easily attach and detach the awning from your vehicle to allow you to head off and explore during the day, then come back […]

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What to expect from my Windbreak?

Posted in Camping Tips & Ideas / How To / Motorhomes & Caravans on 13th September 2021

Author - James Coplin

Seemingly essential for many campers these days is the trusty Windbreak. Often referred to by manufacturers, in their wisdom, as the Windscreen Windbreak. Whilst the primary use for this item is, for want of a better term, to break wind. On your average campsite most campers really use the things to set up a boundary […]

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Motorhome Awnings

Choosing the Correct Height Awning + Adjusting the Cowl/Tunnel

Posted in Camping Tips & Ideas / How To / Motorhomes & Caravans on 9th August 2021

Author - James Coplin

When looking at Driveaway Awnings it’s important to choose the correct height awning to ensure that you get as snug a fit as possible between the driveaway awning and the point that you are attaching it to on your vehicle. It’s most likely that this attaching point on your vehicle will either be a pre […]

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Fiamma Wind Out Awning

Which Motorhome Wind-Out Awning?

Posted in FAQs / Motorhomes & Caravans on 4th March 2021

Author - James Coplin

Which kinds of windout awnings do you sell that will permanently attach to my campervan or motorhome? The most popular brand of wind out awning by far is Fiamma. The Italian company are standout leaders and innovators in the marketplace for this type of product and are therefore the main brand that we trust here […]

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Which kind of awning shall I get?

Posted in FAQs / Motorhomes & Caravans on 4th December 2020

Author - James Coplin

We sell awnings in various different shapes, sizes and price bands and they’re available in both traditional pole and sleeve versions and the ever increasingly popular air awning versions …

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Measuring for an Awning

Posted in FAQs / How To / Motorhomes & Caravans on 30th January 2020

Author - James Coplin

Do you have campervan or motorhome and you want to fix a driveaway awning to it to give yourself a bit more space but don’t know where to start? It’s pretty straightforward, there’s just a few measurements that you’ll need to take in order to work out which kind of awning you will need. There […]

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Prepare your Caravan for the Season

Posted in Camping Tips & Ideas / Motorhomes & Caravans on 1st February 2019

Author - James Coplin

So you packed your caravan away in storage, on your drive or down the end of your garden at the end of September after your last weekend away when the chills started to come in, now the evenings are getting lighter it may be time to start thinking about preparing it for that first outing […]

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How do I attach a Drive Away Awning to my Van?

Posted in Camping Tips & Ideas / FAQs / How To / Motorhomes & Caravans on 7th December 2018

Author - James Coplin

If you have a Campervan or Motorhome and want to add an extra bit of living space at the campsite then you need a Drive Away Awning. A Drive Away Awning is really just a tent with a small tunnel attached which fixes onto your vehicle, usually by means of a beaded strip which you […]

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Carbon Monoxide – Stay Safe

Posted in Camping Tips & Ideas / FAQs / How To / Motorhomes & Caravans on 30th November 2018

Author - James Coplin

Part of the fun of a camping trip and staying self sufficient is cooking your own food. Done responsibly this is no more dangerous than it is at home, but there are a few dangers to look out for to make sure you get no more ill side effects than indigestion from eating too much […]

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Can a Caravan awning be used on a Motorhome?

Posted in Camping Tips & Ideas / FAQs / How To / Motorhomes & Caravans on 26th October 2017

Author - James Coplin

The main difference between a caravan awning and a drive–away (motorhome awning) is the ability to leave the awning standing when there is no vehicle for the awning to be attached to, whereas a drive-away awning can be left pitched at the campsite unattached to a vehicle much like a tent. Since caravans tend to […]

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