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Old 02-06-2014, 04:22 PM   #1
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hose insulation

I live in my rv and I'm new at this but...old at common sense. I know there are others in ever colder temps who may can share tips to help prevent the water line from the park to the rv from freezing. I use two white rv water hoses to connect and have pipe insulation on just doesn't seem to be very good stuff. I started by running water at a trickle, but since found out the park doesn't allow that. I have turned the water off and disconnected from the rv, but I hate to handle the fittings in weather when they become so brittle. I've been disconnecting both ends and bleeding the hose and is the best I can do to have water early. thanks for any info, tips, to help make water flow smoothly.

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Old 02-06-2014, 04:41 PM   #2
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Do a search for Heat Tape.

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Old 02-06-2014, 04:53 PM   #3
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