Awnings of an RV are the Slide-Outs for the outside of the RV. They provide the “sunroom” we wish could bring with us on our travels. Awnings can be of two kinds:

  1. Power
  2. Manual

There are several types of awnings:

  1. Patio
  2. Window
  3. Door

Awnings run off of the 12 volt system in your RV if power. If manual they run off the muscle in your arm :). There are a few problems that occurs with awnings:

  1. Torn fabric
  2. Left open in a windstorm and warped
  3. Come open while driving

The following are must read articles for the buyers guide:


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Awnings There are two types of awnings, manual and power. Awnings provide the shade we need when enjoying the outside but they also work like a sail in high wind.…