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EVERY RVer should have a tube of Dicor self-leveling lap sealant in their toolbox! You can find it here: http://tinyurl.com/dicor-sealant
Just about everything attached to the roof of an RV is a potential entry point for water. The TV antenna, vent fans, satellite dish, plumbing vents, solar panel mounts or anything else screwed into, or transitioning through the roof to the interior are places that invite leaks.
The main line of defense against water damage is vigilanc...
RV Detailing tips that shows how to simplify your roof cleaning efforts. Out on location, Darren shows yet another use for one of his professional detailing products in cleaning the algae off the roof of this 5th wheel RV. The SUper-Degreaser, along with some "elbow grease" and the right cleaning pads, and you can scrub your RV roof clean....well, mostly clean.
http://www.RVdoctor.com The RV Doctor Gary Bunzer shows how to seal an RV roof leak using EternaBond tape. It's available in many sizes at Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/s/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=eternabond%20tape&linkCode=ur2&sprefix=eternabond%20tape%2Caps%2C266&tag=rvtravel04-20
How to properly install and seal an RV roof vent using Dicor lap sealants. EPDM Lap Sealant creates a secure, secondary seal along the roof's edges, air vents, vent pipes and screw heads. Compatible with EPDM, TPO and DiFlex II roofing, it adheres firmly to aluminum, mortar, wood, vinyl, galvanized metal, fiberglass and concrete. Ideally suited for aftermarket use. Dicor Lap Sealants are color matched and are UV stabilized to prevent deterioration and discoloration. Plus, they will not stain or ...
In this video I show how I clean my RV rubber roof with Canco Rubber Roof Cleaner. Keeping your RV roof is very clean important. You want your rv roof to last for years and it all starts with keeping it clean.
http://RVrepairSeeGrins.com Learn how to remove and replace caulking and sealant on your RV, Motor Home or Trailer roof. All you need is a heat gun and self leveling all weather roof sealant and caulking gun. Courtesy of See Grins RV Service & Repair Center in Gilroy, CA.
Ok YouTube what this is going to be is me replacing my entire roof that was damaged
by water on a 1992 Terry travel trailer this will work also for RVs and other campers
that have this similar style EPDM rubber roof the replacement that I used is a Dicor or
brand and I suggest using their product as it's been tested over many years also I used
the Dicor lap sealant and adhesive that is specifically made for the rubber roof. Most of
the wood that I used to repla...
http://GilroyRVrepair.Leales.com/ If you want to learn the details of how to replace a roof on an RV, Motor Home or Travel Trailer then check out this video. The job is not that hard, but does take a bit of time and careful layout. Please feel free to give us a call and ask for advice. 408.842.2442 http://GilroyRVrepair.Leales.com/
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Mike Thompson's RV Service Tech, Keith Norby, shows you how to check your RV Roof Sealant for cracks. Regular roof inspection can help RV owners to identify cracking before causing potential damage.
Before we get started, it is important to consider the following safety recommendations:
1. Keep your keys with you, you don't want someone else to drive away while you are on the roof
2. Ensure your vehicle is turned off with the parking brake set
3. Park on a level su...
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Both of our Fantastic vent fans are equipped with rain sensors, but there are lots of times that we want the fan open and running even if it's raining out. The solution is to install vent fan covers. Our favorite is the Camco Aero-Flo (no, they did not pay us to promote it!), which has lots of venting for high air flow, plus allows easy swing-open access for cleaning.
Darren takes you on location for these auto detailing tips to highlight yet again, the unglamorous side of detailing. In the introduction, Darren talks once again about managing expectations and how the hidden gem can represent big rewards financially if you understand the nature of what is possible and the unrealistic expectations of customers.
Bridging that gap can mean additional work as well as higher paying jobs.
The roof of this motorhome needed to be repainted with a special rubberized paint. We used Dicor CoolCoat and the cleaner/activator that is necessary to make the paint adhere properly to the rubber sheet. Here are some tips, tricks and advice for the "Do It Yourselfer" on how to make this project easier.
Video courtesy of EPDM Coatings. This video from one of their customer shows you the proper application of Liquid Roof on an RV Roof. This is a liquid EPDM rubber. It is a one coat application and does not need a primer. Full 5 year warranty. Call 610-298-1989 to order or visits www.epdmcoatings.com. When ordering on line enter promo code "SUNNY" and get $5.00 off your order through august
Reporting from higher ground, http://PetesRV.com Lifestyle Consultant Randy Murray shows viewers an easy way to identify the type of material used on a modern camper's rubber roof. This knowledge is extremely useful when preparing to spot seal around roof vents, skylights, air conditioners, and antennas. If the wrong sealant is used, it will not adhere properly, or provide lasting protection.
Up until more recently, there was one widely-used rubber roof. Now there are two, and bo...
Liquid Roof for RV leaks repair. Over a 25 year history of success. One coat application and no primer needed. The following are recommended substrates to coat: Metal -- Coated or Galvanized Steel, Weathered Aluminum, Weathered Copper, EPDM Rubber membrane, Concrete (except foot traffic surfaces).
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Recently I installed a Fantastic Fan Vent http://www.loveyourrv.com/installing-fantastic-vent-fan-rv/ and used Eternabond tape to reseal the opening. I really liked how easy and slick it was so have decided to reseal the whole roof. RV leaks can be very expensive and I hope to prevent them on my Cougar fifth wheel.
The Keystone Cougar is about 4 years old now and the EDPM rub...