A friend's camper has been leaking for some time apparently and has rotted out the floor, ledger and joists. The local camper sales/service place wanted $2000 and one month to do the repair I just did for $240 in materials and 30 hours labor.
I've been avoiding the rotten floor around our RV refrigerator for weeks. I didn't want to know what was going to be underneath the tile... I finally finished the project and we're very pleased with the results.
Sorry for the shaky video, I forgot my tripod on the first day.
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Dean Fox, Service/PDI Technician from Keystone RV Center shows what type of repair you can expect if you do not take the time to maintain your motor homes seals, or plumbing system. This motor home suffered severe water damage in the floor due to lack of maintenance and is looking at a very costly and time consuming repair. Make sure you're educated or have your unit regularly maintained to avoid a repair such as this. For more information be sure to visit our website at http://www.keystonerv...
This is 21 minute video showing the removal of slide-outs to repair the water damaged floors and roofs. If you have any questions on RV Repair feel to contact us on here and if your look to purchase an RV we have the unit for you.
This video is part 1 of a 30 minute video demonstrating how Gulf Stream Service Technicians replace a slide out floor without removing the entire slide out. This part focuses on a main/living room slide. Some details are covered in more detail in part 2.
A common problem with replacing sub-floor is how to provide adequate support of the newly formed and installed flooring edges. I show the entire process from lay out and demolition to installing new flooring structures, 'blocking' and the new sub-flooring ready for carpet.
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It seems whenever we tread into completely new territory there is always some level of fear and apprehension, which I think causes delays and helps us not to screw anything up. But once we brave past the fears of having little clue what we're doing, we accomplish parts of our goal and gain confidence again. Overall it has been a very rewarding experience, and though we have no regrets, we are hoping the co...
Our RV Slide out since the day we got it has caused us nothing but leaks and troubles. Instead of paying for a $5,000 repair job Josh is tackling the rot with Abatron Wood restoration and adding a sister joist to the support beams.
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