Insurance, safety, and maintenance tips for boat and RV owners

Make the most of your RV or boating experience with helpful tips from State Farm® around purchasing, driving and maintaining your vehicle.

Driving, maintenance and safety tips for RVs

RV Travel Checklist Helps Plan and Pack for Your Road Trip

Get stocked up and prepared when an old-fashioned RV road trip is in your future.

What to Know Before Buying an RV

RVs come in many shapes and sizes, so how do you ever decide? Start by checking out the following questions.

Protect Your RV Roof With These Maintenance Tips

Make this rundown of the cleaning, protection, and inspection part of your routine.

How to Prepare an RV for a Hurricane

Planning ahead can help protect you and your RV during a hurricane or high winds. Use these simple tips to help keep your RV safe if a storm hits.

Boating insurance, maintenance and safety tips

Boat Insurance Basics: What's Covered

Boat insurance can vary in what they do and do not cover based on the boat, the waters it will traffic, how many months the boat will be used, and other items.

Boat Safety Course: Why to Get Certified

An online boat safety course may be required by your state, and it might net you an insurance discount, too. Learn more about getting a boat safety certificate.

Boat Safety

Proper boat safety starts with some simple safety precautions, such as taking a boat safety course and knowing the best boat emergency equipment.

Protect Your Boat During a Hurricane

Planning ahead is crucial to prepare your boat for a hurricane. Make these plans before the storm so you can take action when a hurricane is imminent.

Reporting a Boating Accident

United States law requires reporting any boating accident that results in death, serious injury, or significant damage to a boat or other property.

Boat Trailer Safety

Boat trailer safety includes choosing the proper trailer and towing vehicle, following proper hitching procedures and learning safe driving techniques.

Essential Spring Boat Maintenance Tips

Take care of your boat before hitting the water this season. Prepare for a safe summer on the water with these essential boat maintenance steps.

Canoe and Kayak Safety

Canoeing and kayaking can be dangerous for inexperienced boaters. Know these safety tips before going out on the water.

How to Recognize Drowning Signs

The signs of drowning may surprise you. Here's how to recognize the common signs and tips for drowning prevention.

Swimming and Water Safety Tips

Whether taking a dip in a pool or the ocean, adults and kids alike should be safe.

Safety Tips for Ocean Swimming

Follow these ocean swimming safety tips for when you are out in the open water swimming.

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