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Ojai Glamping at Caravan Outpost

Ojai glamping is the perfect weekend getaway from Los Angeles. Yes, it can get a bit crowded on weekends, but when you’re glamping in a luxury Airstream trailer--it’s well worth it.…

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Go Off-Roading in Silence With the Jeep Wrangler 4XE

Off-roading usually requires the occasional engine revs to get the RPMs up, but when you've got instant torque in electric mode with the Jeep Wrangler 4XE, you've opened up an entirely new world of wheeling.…

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How to Build a Raised Redwood Deck

Building a raised redwood deck is one of the most popular home improvement projects a homeowner can take on. They're fast to build, redwood is affordable to buy, and they are always a beautiful addition to any yard. …

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Off-Road Driving Lights Are a Must-Have Mod

After using a good set of off-road driving lights, you'll wonder how you ever survived without them. The improved visibility makes a huge difference when driving at dusk, dawn, or at night. …

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CVT Mt. Hood Rooftop Tent Review

Last week I camped with friends and family near Bridgeport, CA, and had an opportunity to check out the CVT Mt. Hood hardshell rooftop tent. My friend Morgan West picked up the tent the week before and couldn’t stop…

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5 DIY Tasks to Get Your Car Road Trip Ready

Our family loves road trips. Living in Los Angeles we are blessed with a myriad of day trip options as well as fun weekend trips. But before we embark on any adventure we always check to make sure our…

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Garmin Instinct 2

I’ve relied on Garmin GPS products for overlanding and adventure travel, and I’ve been wearing the Garmin Instinct GPS watch for a couple years now and love it! So, I was excited to hear about the Garmin Instinct 2…

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The Best Front Runner Accessories

Here's a list of my favorite Front Runner Accessories, that I've used on countless road trips, overlanding adventures, and day trips to the beach or desert.…

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32 Stylish Modern Decks

These are some of the most stylish decks we've ever seen. They flow seamlessly from a modern home and seem to melt into their surroundings.…

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Build a DIY Workbench for $50

This DIY workbench kit is an affordable way to build a custom work station to is easy to configure, update, and repair if needed.…

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The Top 50 Ford Broncos of SEMA 2021

The 2021 Ford Bronco is the vehicle of choice for SEMA builds this year. It seems like every booth was featuring a Bronco build of some kind. So now I know why they’ve had supply issues! That Bronco you…

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Stihl Pressure Washer Review

This Stihl pressure washer features legendary german-engineering and a plethora of modern upgrades and attachments.…

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How To Choose Tie Down Straps

Tie down options like bungee cords, ratchet straps, nets, and good old fashion rope, have worked for years, but the single most versatile option that you can use time and time again is a quality set of tie downs. …

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How to Change Your Home Air Filters

Changing your HVAC system’s filters is one of the easiest but often overlooked home maintenance tasks. It takes less than 5 minutes to change your filters and will ensure your HVAC system runs strongly throughout the hottest and coldest…

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How to Make a Wire Trellis

An easy way to help guide your plants up a wall is to make a wire trellis. Here's how we did it using just a few pieces of hardware and a drill.…

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Chrylser Pacifica Photos

We've pulled together this Chrylser Pacifica photo gallery so you can comb over the fine details of the Pacifica and make a more informed buying decision.…

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Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Photos

The beloved Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro is one of the most coveted trucks around. It's gorgeous looks combined with it's off-road capabilities, have endeared it to legions of fans around the world.…

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How to Change Your Oil on a High Mileage Vehicle

I have a 2008 F-150 with 170,000 miles on the clock. It runs trouble-free (knock on wood), and I attribute a large part of this to doing my own oil changes at regular intervals using high-quality oil and filters.…

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Airstream X Pottery Barn Travel Trailer

This week Airstream announced the launch of its new Pottery Barn Special Edition Travel Trailer. It's a 28-foot Airstream designed in partnership with Pottery Barn, to create a custom look never before seen in a travel trailer.…

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The Last Toyota Tundra V8

The 2021 Toyota Tundra will be the last V8 Tundra you can ever buy, which is making it extremely hard to find. But for those that do, they'll be rewarded with one of the most reliable engines, drivetrains, and…