Polishing an Airstream

4691131535_e1d6970274In recent years Airstream travel trailers have had resurgence in popularity, resulting in a higher presence of them on the highways and in campgrounds. If you have recently bought one of these fantastic RV’s, you may be already looking forward to your first trip. However, you may be wondering how you will keep this coach’s exterior shiny and new after your first trip. Taking extra care to polish your Airstream each time you take it out, and every few months in between uses, will help to keep it looking brand new. If you are unsure of the best way to do this, here is a step by step guide on properly polishing your Airstream. View full post…

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Cooking in an Airstream Travel Trailer: Does it Get any Better?

Cooking in an AirstreamCooking in an Airstream Travel Trailer can be tricky, but the result of presenting a home-cooked meal is well appreciated after a normal traveling diet of fast food that is purchased quickly. Even the aromas as cooking and baking occur are heavenly and combat the normal road smells as the family happily anticipates what will be enjoyed in the near future.

Having a tiny kitchen is challenging, especially since so many items could move around or off the counters or fly out of unlatched doors or open drawers. You have to work with as few bowls, pots, pans and utensils as you can so that you can hold on to them if the driver makes a sharp turn or a fast stop. View full post…

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How to Keep Your Airstream Looking Like New

Clean AirstreamAirstream trailers are recognizable recreational vehicles (RVs) with an exterior that looks like an aluminum teardrop. The look is vintage because it has not changed all that much since the RV was first conceived, designed and built by Wally Byam. The first Airstream was built on a Model-T chassis. These durable, ever-popular trailers have been in production ever since 1932. View full post…

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Alumapalooza on Airstream Direct!

The team from AirstreamDirect.com recently had the opportunity to make a trip to Alumapalooza 4 in Jackson Center, Ohio.

Held in the field behind Airstream’s factory, this year’s event saw somewhere around 160 to 170 Airstreamers from throughout the country show up.

A huge thanks to Dave Arbogast RV Depot for helping us get to the event.

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