Travel Trailers Des Moines IA have a few advantages over luxury motor homes. A motor home is a self-contained unit that is driven, while a travel trailer is towed behind a vehicle. Motor homes have luxury amenities, plenty of space, and all the comforts of home. A travel trailer ranges in size depending on the needs and preferences of the family. Large travel trailers have luxury amenities, slide out sides, and plenty of room for the while family.
One major difference is pricing. A motor home is expensive, while a trailer is significantly lower in price. Many are a fraction of the cost of a motor home. The difference can mean purchasing a travel trailer outright without the cost of interest rates from financing. Owners have the freedom to travel more with the money they saved on the purchase price. It is important to note that it takes powerful vehicles to tow Travel Trailers Des Moines IA with any type of efficiency. An SUV or truck with a V6 or V8 engine can get as high as fifteen miles per gallon when towing a large trailer. Motor homes typically get eight to ten miles to the gallon. Travel trailers provide the freedom to go longer distances per every gallon of gas.
Another freedom offered by a travel trailer is that it can be unhitched and secured at the campsite upon arrival. That leaves the family vehicle free to make trips into town, or visit area attractions unencumbered. The gas mileage will increase to what the vehicle gets without towing the trailer for as long as the trailer is parked at the campsite. That makes a big difference if staying in one place for a week or two. Travel trailers also tend to require less maintenance since there are not as many moving parts. The towing vehicle requires routine maintenance anyway, so there are no added expenses due to the trailer.
Those interested in any type of RV can Browse the site to see what is available among the new and used inventory, and decide what suits the family needs, budget, and preferences. In addition to both motor homes and travel trailers, fifth wheel, campers, and toy haulers are also available. Parts and service departments are provided to assist with repairs, maintenance, and the purchase of ancillary products, such as extended service contracts and wheel and tire protection.