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Aquaroll vs Aquaroll Economy

Aquaroll vs Aquaroll Economy

Find it hard to choose in the matter of Aquaroll vs Aquaroll Economy? Leisureshopdirect is on the case. We bring you all the pros and cons of both models of this iconic water carrier by FL Hitchman. Choosing between the two is a doddle with a few pointers on price, design, durability, and build.


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How to use the Alde 3020 touch screen control panel

The Alde 3020 Compact HE combi boiler gives you luxurious heating that is clean and economical, with unrivalled silent, high performance, reliability, and comfort. Powered by LPG and/or 230 V electricity, it is the perfect heating system for your motorhome


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The Isabella Ventura Air Awnings

Why are the Isabella Ventura Air Awnings so popular? We have already been on a few expeditions in our caravan this year, bringing back all the excitement of last years fun and frolics. Perhaps being a little too gung-ho, I didn’t check everything in our home away from home was fully working, just being too excited to get away! Luckily for us our caravan has remained in tip top shape and we


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The beautifullt designed Vango Montelena Caravan AirAway awning

After a totally awesome bank holiday weekend away, dreaming of future sunny times in my home away from home, I am thinking how I can make us even more comfortable, organised and relaxed. So, I am thinking that it is maybe time to get a new Caravan awning and after much deliberation I have chosed the Vango Montelena 400 Caravan AirAway awning. Read more for the reasons why..../


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Dorema

Dorema have been market leaders for years, producing innovative quality at the lowest possible prices. With Main offices in The Netherlands, all production occurs within the EU. The designated English distribution site is in Castleford, and they also have sales offices in France, Sweden, Germany, Denmark and Finland.


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Dometic 10 series Fridges

Dometic 10 series Fridges

Dometic fridges are the norm for caravans and RVs. But few caravanners know how far back this love affair between Dometic fridges and recreational vehicles goes. It all started in Sweden, the cradle of technological innovations and the birth place of Electrolux Leisure Appliances. Virtually unknown to us today, this company established the brand Dometic in the USA in 1968. Since then


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Alde heating fluid

If you have chosen a vehicle with an Alde Central Heating System or you have decided to replace your old system with an Alde, then you have made an excellent choice and you will be able to relax and unwind in your home away from home, with the peace of mind you will keep toastly warm at night and have a fabulous supply of hot water! Only Alde provides central heating and hot water in one product..


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Vango Sky Storage on the Sky Track System

So have you heard of the Vango Sky Storage System? This year we have decided to place our caravan on a residential pitch, which I have never considered doing before. There are a number of reasons we came to the decision. We have two young children, who like to bring lots of toys and outdoor activities with them


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The fabrics that Vango Awnings are made from.

When I was first introduced to the new Vango 2019 range of awnings apart from being supremely impressed with all the unique, versatile qualities, I would have to admit I was a little confused about the number of different fabrics the vehicle and caravan awnings are made from. We were kindly shown around nearly all the awnings by a very helpful Vango rep, but by the end of our tour, my head was ne


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Vango AirBeam caravan awnings

Vango AirBeam caravan awnings

Vango’s collection of caravan AirBeam awnings are the perfect choice for all types of caravanners, providing fantastic outdoor space for friends and family. A place for the children to play, a dining area, storage solutions, a drying area, extra sleeping capacity and most importantly a place to chill out and relax. Vango caravan awnings are designed with a contemporary and classic feel, that we ar


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