Motorhomes for sale- How to choose the correct one according to your needs?
Posted: Oct 26, 2018
Many people think of motorhomes as something you generally hire on holidays. Today, there are a growing number of people buying a motorhome either for holidays to use regularly to live in. So, what are the options when you're in the market looking motorhomes for sale? Should you get a custom-designed, a bus conversion, a camper-van or a caravan? Should you get a rental, a second-hand vehicle or get one new motorhome made specifically to suit your requirements.
First, decide how many people you want to have to stay the unit and where they will sleep. How much storage capacity is there, not only for requirements like food and clothing storage, but also any sports equipment you may want to take along like fishing rods or bicycles. Ideally, the storage should be easy to get into as some of the motorhomes have storage under seats which require removal of gears every time when you want to access the storage and with the passing time, this storage method does not take long to become a real annoyance.
Types of Equipment
Compare with the everyday rooms you have in your normal home. Starting with the kitchen, is it easy to use and clean? Are their built-in systems so you can cook and keep the refrigerator going when there isn’t any electricity to plug into? Does it have an extractor system so the motorhome doesn't retain cooking smells? With the bathroom facilities, can you use the bathroom area without banging your elbows? How easy is it to keep clean?
Today an important aspect of any vehicle is how environmentally sound is it? How much fresh water can you store on board? Do you have adequate grey water storage, so you don't need to dump it at every station? Does it hold all sink waste water or dump it on the ground? Does it have a fully self-contained toilet? Many places are now requiring motorhomes to be self-contained to avoid environmental pollution.
When you're looking for motorhomes for sale, you may get a good deal but, remember, you're buying someone else's design that fits their requirements. You may need to change some or all interior including carpentry, plumbing, electric work or upholstering. If you think of the refurbishment yourself, the biggest thing is that you may need to buy appliances or bathroom equipment that are not standard in order to make the most of your space.
The best options are to get a new custom-designed motorhome in Australia. There are various motorhome dealers backed by professional outfitters who design and upgrade motorhomes on a regular basis. Adapting all the advanced technologies, they know lots of ways to make the most of your space and make travel and life in your motorhome more enjoyable.
What are you thinking now? Visit your nearest motorhome dealer and get new motorhomes equipped.
What are you thinking now? Visit your nearest motorhome dealer and get new motorhomes equipped with outstanding features.
Avida Gold Coast began operations in June 2012 as Hinterland Winnebago and has grown rapidly to being one of Australia’s leading Motorhome and Caravan dealerships for the Winnebago Australia brand that was renamed to Avida in 2013.