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  1. smerkderk

    smerkderk Read Only Funster

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    Just a quick hi to all, im Derek and im looking to buy a motorhome early next year but wanted to get some decent advice on the do's and dont's of motorhomes. Will be going through all these posts and threads over the next few months and commenting where i can!

    Cheers All
     
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    Hi Smerkderk, welcome to the Fun:thumb:
     
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    Hi Smerkderk and WELCOME I`m sure you will get what you are looking for, plenty on here to give informal help, I Think :thumb::thumb::thumb:
     
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    Welcome to the Fun Forum Derek :BigGrin:
    :welcomefunster:flyingwelcome
     
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    Welcome To MH Fun smerkderk

    flyingwelcome

    Think you will find enough info on this site, but if you can't find it just ask someone will be bound to know the answer.

    Best of luck.

    Dave :thumb::thumb:
     
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    Hello Derek welcome to the fun :Smile:
     
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    HI and welcome:Smile::Smile:
     
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    Hi and welcome,
    enjoy the site, and any questions just ask someone on here will probably know the answer:thumb:
     
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    Welcome :Smile:

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    flyingwelcome

    Happy Daze
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    Biggest DO - go round dealers and shows and sit in and photograph as many as possible. It's going to be your HOME, it's got to have the right feel you YOU. Two main areas, will you sleep well ?, and when it's pissing down will you be comfortable ?
     
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    Hi Derek and welcome - you've certainly come to the right place!

    Could I cheekily suggest you take a peek at my book?
    It contains some useful advice you will absorb as you read it :Laughing:
    There are a couple of free chapters on my blog website.
    JAWS-MC - a member here - has really enjoyed it - you can read his review on the link.

    I wish we'd known beforehand what we found out during our first trip :Eek!:
     
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    Hi Derek

    Welcome to the fun, every-one is so very helpful here,just ask.I have found
    so many things that i didn,t know before.They really are a great bunch of guys and girls

    Best Wishes
    Maureen and Keith :Laughing:
     
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    Hi and welcome.

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    Hi and welcome Derek:thumb:
     
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    Well thanks all for the warm welcome, will be sure to check out the book and thanks for the advice brian, have been glued to ebay (hope that doesnt offend too much!) getting ideas on makes models price ranges and yes quite rightly interior configurations, already getting a good idea in my head on what might work for us, alos at some point over the next few months im hopfelly going to book/ rent a camper over a weekend to see how the wife and my son fair! pretty sure we are going to love it, littun especially. stumbled across one for rent in the cotswolds, (sorry forgot to say thats where we live just outside of moreton-in-marsh) which was £60 a day so i thought that was pretty reasonable for a taster, although its prob going to be booked soild when we want to go! ahhaha oh well..........

    Cheers all

    Derek
     
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