6 Family-Friendly Camping Activities in the Outer Banks

July 8, 2024 | Connecticut

As you plan your trips for the rest of the year, consider taking an RV to the Outer Banks for a camping getaway. There are endless opportunities to enjoy fun experiences with the whole family, and 84 RV Rentals & Service can provide a motorhome rental or travel trailer rental for your trip. From the beautiful beaches to the diverse wildlife, we’ll explore six family-friendly activities that your family will never forget. 

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RVing Through Maine: 5 of the Best Spots in Vacationland

April 6, 2024 | Connecticut

Maine is full of natural beauty, which makes it the ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts who want to revel in scenic landscapes. Dubbed “vacationland” due to its popularity among travelers, Maine offers a rugged coastline dotted with lighthouses, picturesque lakes, and millions of acres of forest covering 90% of the state. 84 RV Rentals & Service has RV rentals to take you on the ultimate getaway. Let’s explore five destinations in Maine where you can take an RV and have an unforgettable experience.

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RV Camping with Dogs: 5 Essentials to Bring Along

January 8, 2024 | Connecticut

Camping in an RV can provide enough adventures for a lifetime of memories, but bringing your four-legged family member along can make the trip even more unforgettable. After all, the humans shouldn’t be the only ones having fun! Let 84 RV Rentals & Service provide an RV rental for the journey that best accommodates your needs, whether that’s a motorhome rental or travel trailer rental, and you can focus on planning your dog-friendly camping trip. We’ll share five essentials that you should include for your canine companion on your next excursion.

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Best RV Spots to Witness the 2024 Solar Eclipse

January 2, 2024 | Connecticut

RV enthusiasts are gearing up for a once-in-a-lifetime experience: the solar eclipse of 2024. To see this rare cosmic event, 84 RV Rentals & Service is offering motorhomes and tow behind trailers. For those seeking the perfect vantage point, here are some of the best RV-friendly locations to…

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A New Passenger Van Is The Solution To Your Group Travel Needs

December 18, 2023 | Connecticut

Ready to elevate your group travel experience? With three rows of comfortable seating, there’s room for everyone in your squad. Say goodbye to the challenges of coordinating multiple vehicles – our 9-passenger van keeps your group united on the road! Here are 3 reasons to rent our 9-passenger van.

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Rent an RV to Visit a Haunted Campground This Fall

October 2, 2023 | Connecticut

It’s that time of the year when the crisp air and vibrant foliage create ideal conditions to enjoy some unique activities and traditions. If you want to capitalize on the invigorating ambiance of fall, a unique opportunity awaits you. Ghost tours are popular attractions that attract tourists to historical sites with a haunted past, but what about a stay at a haunted campground? Let 84 RV Rentals & Service help you combine a fun weekend getaway with a spooky adrenaline rush to one of these haunted campgrounds.

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Are All RV Campgrounds Crowded?

July 1, 2023 | Connecticut

After the last few years, we’ve probably all grown accustomed to avoiding crowds. After all, we spent about two years doing that for our health. If you’ve decided to rent an RV from 84 RV Rentals & Service and take your family on a camping trip this summer, your first inclination might be to find a campground that isn’t too crowded. Let’s go over some ways to find a campground that’s less crowded than others and why we believe that a crowded campground isn’t necessarily a bad thing.

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RV Camping in Canada and What You Need to Cross the Border

April 10, 2023 | Connecticut

As we enter camping season, you are probably considering all the possibilities of trips to enjoy with your family this year. At 84 RV Rentals & Service, we offer motorhome rentals so that you can enjoy your dream camping vacation. Canada is one of the most breathtaking destinations to take in with your family, and experiencing the landscape in an RV is even more memorable. We’ll go over some things you need to know about crossing the border into Canada, as well as a few of the best campgrounds for you and your family to explore.

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3 Spring Break Destinations to Visit with Your Family in an RV

January 21, 2023 | Connecticut

Have you planned your spring break trip yet? Whether you are still finalizing some family trip ideas or you recently decided to plan a trip last minute, you should consider renting an RV for your journey. 84 RV Rentals & Service has been family-owned for more than 60 years, offering the selection and discounts of a large dealership, along with the time and attention of a smaller business. Let us provide an RV rental for your family to experience a spring break getaway to one of these three destinations. 

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Service Offering: Pack the Bearings On Your Trailer

January 28, 2022 | New Jersey

Why do you need to pack the bearings every 2 years or 2000 miles? After a year of using (or sitting), condensation leads to rust. Rust leads to scratches. And scratches lead to friction and eventual bearing failure. To pack the bearings, you just jack up the axle and safely support it. Remove the wheel and tire. Remove the dust cap. Remove the cotter pin. Back the retaining nut off and wiggle the hub assembly to loosen the outer bearing on the axle. Remove the retaining nut, washer, and outer bearing. Slide the hub assembly off the axle stub. Clean the brake shoes, backing plate, and axle stub so they are ready for reassembly. Knock the inner bearing and grease seal out of the hub. Clean the brake dust from the brake drum, and the grease and dirt from the hub. Clean ALL, I repeat, ALL the old grease out … Continued

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