If you've long dreamed of spending your retirement tooling around the country in an RV, you may be concerned about the volatility of fuel costs and how large price shifts could impact your financial planning in retirement. Fortunately, the relative small size and portability of most recreational vehicles can make them the perfect canvas for experimenting with various eco-friendly technologies that reduce your energy consumption. Read on to learn more about making your RV as energy efficient as possible.
Instead of relying on the city's main sewage system, approximately one-fifth of Americans rely on independent septic systems to treat waste products. Septic systems cost little to run, require minimal maintenance, and are able to break down waste products in an efficient way. If you have sufficient space on your property to install a septic tank, you need to consider what type of tank and system that is best for your home.