Home

   Log in or Register


Insurance Quotes
forums Campsite Search Comp Directory tips virtual brochure Profile
Tent and Awning Reviews Competitions Caravans and Motorhomes For Sale Shopping Diary Contact Us

Message Forums

Welcome Guest Register Login Search The Forum Posts Since Last Visit
 Reception - All Forums
  Caravans and Caravanning
Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook  Printer Friendly Version Print
Subject Topic: Moss Post Reply Post New Topic
Message posted by Auld Reekie on 17/9/2013 at 12:38am
View Auld Reekie's Profile View Profile   Reply to Auld Reekie Reply   Quote Auld Reekie Quote    E-mail Topic to a Friend Tell a friend
Auld Reekie
Avatar
Standard Member
Standard Member

Outfit:
 

Location:

Joined: 17/9/2013
Posts:   5
Site Reviews:   0
Gallery Images:   3
Hi im a potential newbie to caravanning and just need a little advice.
We have the opertunity to buy a secondhand caravan a swift year 2000, it has been serviced every year up untill this last yr as the owners got ill. Now my hubbie has looked inside and it looks like its in mint condition but its the outside thats a little worrysome. It has moss on the outside and wondered if that reflects any damage that were not seeing on the inside.
I hope it works out for us were looking forward to caravanning with our ferrets :)
Thanks in advance for any info or replies




Message posted by AVON EAGLE on 17/9/2013 at 8:42am
View AVON EAGLE's Profile View Profile   Reply to AVON EAGLE Reply   Quote AVON EAGLE Quote    E-mail Topic to a Friend Tell a friend
AVON EAGLE
Avatar
Gold Member
Gold Member

Outfit:
Elddis Supreme

Location:
Blackpool

Joined: 21/8/2008
Posts:   361
Site Reviews:   11
Gallery Images:   0

Moss is easy to clean off - but    BUY A DAMP METER.   Check everywhere inside.  Under beds - inside cupboards anywhere near a seam on the outside. If you get a reading of less than 20% you are ok.

Damp meters are cheap at Argos and can save you a lot of money and worry.


Touring Caravan Insurance - 20% Discount for UKCampsite.co.uk members
Caravan Guard 20% Discount for UKCampsite.co.uk members on Touring Caravan Insurance. Get 5 star rated cover and big savings - for a quote simply click Online Quotation

Message posted by clever on 17/9/2013 at 9:55am
View clever's Profile View Profile   Reply to clever Reply   Quote clever Quote    E-mail Topic to a Friend Tell a friend
clever
Avatar
Platinum Member
Platinum Member

Outfit:
Adria Altea 542DT

Location:
Derbyshire

Joined: 28/2/2012
Posts:   1246
Site Reviews:   4
Gallery Images:   3
As above, get a damp meter or get it checked out by a mobile service engineer.


In order to post a reply you will need to register, or if already registered please log in here

Quick Links - All Forums - Caravans and Caravanning - Top of Page

Printer Friendly Version Printable version Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook


3573 Visitors online !

Free UKCampsite.co.uk Window Sticker  -  Recommend to Friend

[Message Forums]  [Caravan Sites & Camping]  [Company Listings]  [Features / Advice]  [Virtual Brochure]  [Shop!]
[Reception]  [Competitions]  [Caravans & Motorhomes For Sale]  [Event Diary]  [Contact Us]  [Tent Reviews

Please note we are not responsible for the content of external sites & any reviews represent the author's personal view only. Please report any error here. You may view our privacy and cookie policy here. All copyrights & other intellectual property rights in the design and content of this web site are reserved to the UKCampsite.co.uk © 1999 - 2017