Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×
Jayco RV Owners Forum
 


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 05-19-2024, 03:45 PM   #1
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2022
Location: Grand Rapids
Posts: 75
Bad idea? Storage in compartment below fridge with water heater

I am changing the hatch to access the water heater which is under my fridge. Currently has two screws which probably won't thread many more times. Have hinges and latch, but curious if it is a bad idea to add a wire basket to the door for some storage?
Jaykol is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2024, 03:55 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: San Antonio
Posts: 3,036
You'll know right away if there is a leak.
TaftCoach is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2024, 04:28 PM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2019
Location: Belchertown
Posts: 71
Just did something similar. Bought Kreg pocket door drill tool to use recessed soft close pocket door hinge and those spring catch used on most other caninet doors in coach Havnt decided what kind of added storage it might provide. I did it to ease access to HWH and plumbing. Might need to relocate the 120vac line if want to use some space. I wouldnt add the basket to door as they are pretty flimsy and prob break at corner joints. Wife gonna fill in those screw holes and touch up with paint to hide. Plan is to add door handle like the utensil drawers use to match. Included pic of what inside of our door now looks like. Had to buy 1 inch offset soft close pocket hinge off Amazon as local HD and Lowes only had 1 3/8 or 3/4 offset and neither work to center door in opening.
Attached Thumbnails
IMG_6122.jpg  
DBuley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2024, 05:45 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Shokyle1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Cheyenne
Posts: 835
I did the same thing. Added a removable wall set up.
Attached Thumbnails
20240519_174354.jpg   20240519_174408.jpg  
Shokyle1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Jayco, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2002-2016 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.