Tent Trailer Upgrade

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We purchased a 1999 Jayco Tent Trailer and were, for the most part, very happy. The owner lied about a few things:

  • it leaked (creates mold)
  • the heater not working
  • Sink drain plumbing didn’t seal

Now that we’ve had it since 2007, although we know that we’ve gotten our money’s worth, I’ve decided I want to make it better than the day it came off the lot.

Project #1:
Fix roof. The roof is built with 2 separate pieces of metal roofing material with a seam in the middle. Seems like bad design. =( (image)

Project #2:

Fix counter tops that have swelled due to water leaks (image) I want to use the same material that’s used to make cutting boards (hard polyethylene material)

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David Naves

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Hi, I'm David Naves. I'm a daddy, hubby and currently live in Auburn California with (1) wife, (2) children, (1) dog, (1) cat, and (6) chickens. I play drums, am an avid fly fisherman a proud chicken nerd, as well as an Arduino enthusiast. I also enjoy using my general contractors license from time to time... even if just to over-build my Arduino Automated Chicken Coop As far as name-dropping and shameless self-promotion, I have over 20 years experience in the web industry and have helped build out Ticketmaster.com, Guess.com, Citysearch.com and DisneyChannel.com to name a few. I've co-founded an Emmy Award Winning Music Editing Firm in Los Angeles (Milky Music) and I hold a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration. I'm passionate about getting Small Business America in to the "Big Game" of SEO and ecommerce, so I founded LocalMarketplace.com™ to do just that. My favorite web host is Acenet, love my Chromebook, and am passionate about learning via Lynda.com. You can typically find me making noise out on Google+, Twitter and Facebook

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