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News & Announcements - Forum, VLF & HOWA

Read this stuff first! It's good stuff! Forum News -- announcements and tutorials -- like a forum GPS! Also, news from VLF and HOWA.
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Newcomer's Corner

Introduce yourself here! If you have just joined us, say hello so we can get to know you. One introductory thread per member please.
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VanLiving topics that don't fit in other areas

Post VanLiving-related discussions here if you can't find any other forum to put them in.
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Forum Issues

If you find a problem with the forum, please post about it so we can fix it.
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Choosing The Right Vehicle

Van

Questions and discussions about living in a VAN.
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Car

Questions and discussions about living in an CAR.
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RV

Questions and discussions about living in an RV.
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Truck

Questions and discussions about TRUCK living -- Slide-In Campers, 4x4s, Pick-Ups with Shells
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Hybrid/Electric

Questions and discussions about living in a HYBRID or ELECTRIC vehicle
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Miscellaneous Vehicles

Questions and discussions about living in other vehicles -- box/step vans, box trucks, buses, ambulances, military vehicles, cargo trailers, motorcycles, or anything else.
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Life On The Road

Electrical: Batteries, Generators, Solar

We all want power to some degree. Find out the best or easiest way have it here.
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Heating & Air Conditioning

When you live in a vehicle, you are greatly affected by the weather, hot and cold. Share here how you deal with it.
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Mechanical Issues

Our homes on wheels have engines, transmissions, suspensions, etc.
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Insulation

For warmth or for cooling, discuss the why's what's and how's here!
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Food & Cooking

Where, what and how to cook. We cover it all, fast food, organic, healthy, cheap or gourmet. If it is about food, cooking, or cleaning, ask here.
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Communication: Cell, Internet, Mail Delivery

Living in vehicle on the road can complicate staying in touch. We talk about it here.
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Money Matters: Jobs, Banking, Budgeting

How do you make money, how do you handle it, how do you save it?
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Personal Hygiene

Going to the bathroom/showering on the road. Okay, let's not be shy, we all poop and pee, right? If you can't talk about it here, where can you talk about it? So jump on in!
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Safety on the Road

the place for all discussions related to staying safe and sound on our journeys
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Parking: Stealth in towns, Boondocking in the coun

Where and how to stealth park in towns, or boondock out of towns.
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Gatherings: Formal and Informal

While we are generally a very independent group, we also like to get together and visit. Make those connections here whether a formal group meeting, or just two members meeting up.
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Hobbies on the Road

Our hobbies: the what's and how's and why's!
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Traveling with Pets

For many of us, life is so much better with a pet dog, cat, bird or rat. But, we have unique problems to deal with. Ask about them here.
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Share Your Story

Conversions and Modifications

Start your own thread about your conversion, build-out, modifications or dreams!
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Captains' Logs

We're all captains of our ships, so here's where you can start a thread with your travel info and adventures.
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Seen on the Road

A place to post pics of interesting rigs you have seen!
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Going Green

for many of us, living in a vehicle is a way to reduce our footprint, and to live more lightly on the earth. here is the place to discuss how we do that!
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Women Only Forum

A sub-forum for women only to post (though all may view).
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Matters Of The Heart

Relationships and feelings. Mobile living is more than nuts, bolts and how-to's. No one can truly understand like another vandweller.
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Reviews and Recommendations

Boondocking Reviews

Reviews of campsites on public or private land where there are no amenities.
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Product and Service Reviews

Reviews of products and services by members with no money-making affiliation with said product or service.
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Campground and RV Park Reviews

Reviews of developed campgrounds or private RV parks.
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Overnight Parking Reviews

Reviews of places to stay overnight in town.
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Positive Reviews for Repair and Service Providers

Post your positive reviews and recommendations here for repair shops, mechanics, and other service providers.
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VanLiving Community Resources

Trading Post

Buy - Sell - Barter - Trade, or post links you see out there on craigslist, ebay, etc. Help folks find their dream rig! TIP: Put the location in the subject line to make it easier for folks to zero in on their area.
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Market Place

Sell. Barter. Trade. You are encouraged to share your product or service here.
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Links

Links to good vandwelling-related stuff!
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Off-Topic and Chit-Chat

We want to stay on topic as much as possible, but if you want to discuss other things, or just visit, do it here.
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