I stake the arms down with 2 10" galvanized spikes on each arm if it is windy, and if it looks to be real bad, I close it up.
Normally, our awning is opened first thing, and closed up just before we leave.
A friend with a motorhome, and those scissor type extending arms uses the screw in type anchors, which seem to work really well.
It has been many years since I have been in a paved campsite, otherwise I might employ another strategy.
2017 Escape 5.0 TA (someday soon, I hope
2015 Ford F150 Lariat 3.5L EcoBoost
2009 Escape 19 (previous)
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