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Old 10-08-2011, 08:05 PM   #1
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31b2 winter living ontario canada

We have a 2012 Silverback 31b2. We are building a new house and was wondring what i would need to do to live in it over the winter. We live in souther ontario canada. Temps get down to -25c. Any info would be great.
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Old 10-09-2011, 12:40 AM   #2
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My only suggestion would be to build the house in the summer!
But seriously, no camper is made for those temperatures. Rent an apartment until your house is done.
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Old 11-08-2011, 06:48 PM   #3
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Hey Pez

I'm with you we are doing the same we just bought a 2012 Silverback 35RE-- We are working on heat tape- skirting etc ....I wish you luck--I know you will do the same to us-- We are a little further south and west -in Western Wyoming.... should be an adventure!!
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Old 11-09-2011, 10:17 PM   #4
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I would hate to have your propane bill . if you are truly going to do it you better contact your local propane company and have them set a 100 lb bottle otherwise you WILL go through almost 2 tanks a week . I live in my unit one year about this time .
it was 30 degrees f at night and 40's and 50's during the day . I had the thermostat set at 65 at night and 50 during the day and I used 1 thirty pounder in 5 days .

just an fyi
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Old 11-10-2011, 08:02 AM   #5
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I had a 250 lb tank delivered yesterday..... I know this will be tough- I heat taped the water yesterday- skirting will be done in a few days...
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Old 03-17-2012, 06:20 PM   #6
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How did the winter go? I'm getting ready to renovate a house up here in North Dakota. My wife two kids and myself are going to brave it in a new wildwood until we get the house livable. Any tips to not freezing? Renting a place here just is not an option with this oil boom.
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