Departure Check List

First thing!!!

  • Raise stabilizer jacks!!!!!

Inside

  • Two sliding doors secured with straps
  • Place shower head resting on shower floor
  • Make sure toilet is empty and close lid
  • Turn off water pump
  • Depressurize plumbing
  • Bathroom mirror door check
  • Turn off water heater (electric and gas)
  • Take down 2 photos in bathroom
  • Is WaterPik plugged in
  • Close fantastic fan vents
  • Close bathroom fan vent
  • Glass check inside refer
  • Refer door check
  • Is Refer gas light on, and auto and check light off?
  • Secure pantry with 3 bungees and close door
  • Is stove off and covered
  • Knife check
  • Turn off furnace/air conditioner
  • Inverter off
  • Empty dog water dish
  • Close all windows and lock them
  • Close all blinds
  • Stow all loose items
  • Take out trash
  • Sweep floor
  • Stow TV
  • All cabinets shut?
  • Turn off all lights
  • Place vacuum on bed
  • Fruit baskets on bed
  • Microphone on bed
  • Guitar on bed
  • Porch light off
  • Computers secured
  • Fire extinguisher on chair
  • Cooler on floor

Outside

  • Secure Awnings for travel
  • Stow Chocks
  • Stow electric cord
  • Close electrical plug cover
  • Dump sewage
  • Stow water hose
  • Stow sewer hose
  • Lock all storage doors
  • Check tire pressure
  • Hitch setup
    • Check that jack is up
    • Chains crossed and connected
    • Breakaway Brake switch attached
    • Trunnion bars attached and pins secure
    • 7 way plug attached
    • Carter pin locked and 7-way cable and emergency brake threaded thru it
    • Velcro emergency brake cable to shank
  • Is LP tanks secured and cover locked?
  • Make sure back shelf pin is in place to lock it

Last Things

  • Stow steps
  • Lock main door
  • Walk around and verify locked windows
  • Look around for stuff under trailer, truck and campsite
  • Check wheel wells in truck and trailer for ‘creatures’
  • Move rig and verify wheels rotate
  • Verify trailer brake functioning
  • Check trailer lights with Truck

As Pulling out

  • Move rig and verify wheels rotate
  • Look around campsite for trash
  • Verify trailer brake functioning