New Member Intros Say Hello! Tell us a little about yourself and your camper; we're fairly friendly :)
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 12-06-2014, 11:52 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Posts: 2
Default New Member with a question

We are buying a 1995 Hi Lo Funlite 24 and will pick it up on Thursday. This will be our first trailer and I am so nervous. My hubby is at a conference in Tennessee this week. When he left we were buying a 2007 pop-up tent trailer.... and now I have put money down on something much older and needing some sprucing up. I was wondering.... it has the bathroom with the saloon style doors and sliding screen on the upper half. One door is missing and I really don't like the sliding panel material. Has anyone removed the bathroom swing doors and screen and put up a curtain instead?
__________________

maggie1975 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2014, 11:43 AM   #2
Member
 
specter1000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Indiana - near Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 65
Default

I don't see why you couldn't redo the bathroom entrance with a curtain. Whatever you do, you just need to make sure it doesn't interfere with raising and lowering.
__________________

__________________
currently own 2008 25' Hi-Lo Classic
formerly owned 1994 22' Hi-Lo
----------------------------------------------------------------
2011 F150 Lariat w/tow package
specter1000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2014, 01:02 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Rolff's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: SLC Utah
Posts: 285
Default

Someone on this forum, I forget who, actually changed the fabric wall on the top half to a solid one that swung forward for lowering. One of the things I have enjoyed on mine is doing modifications so it better fits our needs.
Enjoy your new trailer!
Rolff is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2014, 02:44 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: reno, nv
Posts: 359
Default

I installed a new carrier channel that I put curtain hooks with sliders into, in the bathroom. I left the bi-swing door
My hi-lo is older than yours.
The advantage of having an older hi-lo is the ability to remodel to what you want it to be and not worrying about the re-sale value or originality.
Trlr's rarely go up in value. Having said that I saw a 1965 Shasta for $6k on craigslist last week, and it was not pristine. Also not likely to go for that amount.
I have changed mine significantly. It is now what I want it to be for a minimal cost.
I could afford a newer and different trlr. But I have mine configured to my desires and needs.
And will be leaving Reno for another 3 month trip across the US in Feb.

Use your trlr before you make changes. That way you are making informed changes to meet your needs or desires.
Curtains are a cheap and easy changes.
Just remember!!!! it has to work when lowering also.
__________________
2002 ford f350, 7.3 diesel
1985 hi-lo funchaser
kb0nai
kd7ctk
renoites is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
bathroom door

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Virginia State Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:41 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
HiLoTrailerForum.com Copyright 2010