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Old 02-02-2015, 09:10 AM   #11
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The day we picked-up our TT, we had our 3 boys with us for the PDI. When the mechanic warned us about the damage mud daubers can do & asked if I wanted him to install the screens, I declined because they were over-priced. However, one of my sons took what he said to heart. He hovered over me while I ordered the screens online & then anxiously waited for the package to arrive. He bugged me hourly until I installed them & only relaxed when all screens were in place!

Later that summer I installed Maxxis tires. After I forgot to stop & re-check my lug nuts 10 miles out & consequently damaged a rim, I made him the son in charge of making sure we inspect all lug nuts prior to leaving... He bugs & bugs until I check each one. Gotta love how the camping experience helps teach kids responsibility. Some day he will have his own car & I know that he will take care of it...

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Old 02-02-2015, 09:39 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by campnqueen View Post
1/243 --- I am guessing NOT!! Why cover his vents? Its a nice big 5th wheel too.

You look to be combing your hair a little differently in your new picture.......

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Old 02-02-2015, 12:26 PM   #13
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Hornets nest

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Old 02-02-2015, 01:09 PM   #14
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Had the same problem last summer. I found at the local hardware store a can of hornet and wasp nest killer. It has a strong jet when pressed allowing for a long distant shot. Thing is you have to get a bunch of the stuff inside the hole to be effective. Don't wait around and see if it works, just run. Scrapping the nest off later on, 1-2 hours is easy enough, but make sure there is nothing left inside.
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Old 02-02-2015, 01:26 PM   #15
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Wow! Thanks for sharing. That is good advice.

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Old 02-02-2015, 01:37 PM   #16
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An unpleasant surprise if they open the awning! Ouch...
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Old 02-02-2015, 01:38 PM   #17
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I place dog/cat flee collars inside all the exposed openings works great. And I live in the country and have hornets all over.
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Old 02-02-2015, 02:32 PM   #18
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If the nest is active, use the hornet spray at night so they are all inside the nest. If the weather have been below freezing for a while they'll be dead anyway.

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