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Small things to know about a Motorhome awning accessories

Awnings are the best and practical solution for providing extra space to a motorhome, RV or caravan. It is primarily composed of a canvas woven which is made of polyester yarn or cotton, acrylic or polyester fabric. This fabric is then tightly stretched over a  structure of steel, iron or aluminium. The most common structure of a motorhome awning is based on aluminium understructure with strong aluminium sheeting. Awning accessories have to be rightly chosen and fitted in order to support awning structure strongly for motorhome, caravan or RV. The type of caravan awning accessories is different for the different fabric used. However, their basic functionalities are the same and play a major role in holding the structure firmly.

Variety of  Camper Awning accessories:

Following are the caravan awning accessories which are considered for designing an awning perfectly for the campers.

Motors: Today, a huge variety of awnings are motorised models which are operated through electricity. This has a huge benefit for which the campers are preferring it largely for their motorhomes, RV or caravan. Motorised awnings do not require any vertical support. Generally, this electrical device is hidden behind the roller bar of a motorhome awning. This is considered to be an important accessory for an awning these days.

Accessories for wind tolerance: nowadays awnings are well-built with the facility of bearing high-speed winds as well. The accessories for wind tolerance consist of wind sensors, steel support structures and urethane compression joints. Wind tolerance accessories are highly recommendable as an RV awning accessory.

Accessories for sun resistance: Fabric is one of the essential factors that is considered for blocking sun rays when we talk about ‘Camper awning accessories’. Polyester and acrylic are the ones that are popularly known for resisting sun rays. They are available in different colours and easily affordable.

Other accessories for awnings: There are multiple accessories for an awning however the noteworthy ones are a wireless remote control, switches, awning gearbox, awning side brackets, awning compensator etc.

Choosing The Right Caravan Covers

A caravan is your beloved companion through all your travels. It offers home and shelter away from the harsh elements on the road. But a caravan needs its protection too. Caravan covers play a key role in shielding your caravan from the damage caused by external elements and poor weather conditions. Covers can be used to protect vulnerable parts of the caravan and helps ensure that the caravan remains in prime working condition. Covers are also available for individual components of your trailer or caravan. For example, a caravan awning cover can be used to protect the awning and ensure long-lasting performance. However, for the best performance, it is important to pick the right travel trailer covers or caravan covers to match your specific requirements.

Finding The Right Caravan Covers:

1. There are various different kinds of trailer covers and caravan covers available in the market. Consider your requirements before purchasing one that offers the right features.

2. The most important factor to consider while buying the trailer or caravan cover is the fit. Note down the specifications of your trailer or caravan and search for the cover that matches those measurements. Be sure to consider all aspects of the caravan, such as the awning or gas bottle as these elements can use their own cover. Depending on which elements you require most protection from, you can choose between different types of covers.
  • General caravan covers protect the caravan from top to bottom and offer protection against all common elements such as rain, sun and condensation.
  • A towing caravan cover is used to protect the caravan while it is being towed. It prevents scratching from flying debris. This cover is ideal for those who travel often.
  • Caravan roof covers offer protection against sun and water damage. This is the ideal choice for those who plan to park their vehicle outside for long periods of time.

3.  Finally, you must consider the material used for the cover. It is important to find a material that offers protection from harsh weather and debris. However,  you must also ensure that the material is breathable. Choose between covers that offer a universal fit, are semi-tailored or ones that are fully tailored based on the model of the trailer or caravan. Be sure to consider if the material will cause scratches to the windows before finalizing on a cover.

Caravan Annexe Accessories for Sale

Xtend Outdoors are popularly known for our premium annexes; we provide an extensive range of fully customized caravan annexes and accessories to make your camping experience as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.  The Xtend Outdoors team strives for innovation and quality, providing top of the range products and customer service. Our range of annexes includes our incredibly popular Australia Wide Annexe, as well as shade annexes and our range of inflatable

 annexes and extensions.  All of these products are designed to ensure a perfect fit with our range of accessories while complementing each other perfectly.

Modern Caravan Annexe Accessories

Our latest annexe accessories are provided to solve your storage issues (always a concern whilst camping) as we exclusively stock a range of compact, lightweight and collapsible caravan annexe accessories which are easy to carry and install.  This ensures your well-equipped caravan complements your style like never before. If you enjoy cooking outdoors, we would suggest upgrading your annexe with essentials like the Xtend Outdoors porch or our shade walls; these will protect your family from harmful exposure to UV rays, whilst still providing good airflow to catch the breeze. Our draft skirt is a fabulous solution to cover the wheel arch and beneath the van – this prevents unwanted drafts from entering the annexe while also providing extra storage space. Whether you require professional advice or would just like to make a product enquiry, our team is only a phone call away. You can reach us through our contact page or over the phone on 1300 783 776.