Having an awning attached to your recreational vehicle can boost the amount of use and enjoyment you receive from your awning, as it can provide shelter during hot days or rainy weather. Because awnings are regularly exposed to the elements, they must be maintained in order to keep them in good repair. Part of maintaining an awning is replacing parts as they wear out or become damaged. Properly functioning adjustment knobs used to create the right amount of tension in the awning and should be kept in good repair.
Article Written By Gail Logan
Gail Logan is a magazine editor and freelance writer based in Atlanta, AL. She received her B.A. in Journalism from Patrick Henry College. For the past four years, she has written home design, travel and food features for national magazines, including "Coastal Living," "Texas Home and Living," "Log Home Design," and "Country's Best Log Homes." When not writing, she mentors inner-city children.