FLEXSTONE SHOWER for our Bus Conversion Part One: Shower base and Cement board – S04E20

On and off over the past 2 years we have been considering various options for our bus bathroom.  We wanted the luxurious look of marble but obviously REAL marble is not a great option for a bus conversion.We looked at marble looking tiles, peel and stick tiles, wall planks and all kinds of alternative options.… Continue reading FLEXSTONE SHOWER for our Bus Conversion Part One: Shower base and Cement board – S04E20

Kildwick Compost Toilet Upgrades for our BUS CONVERSION//12V Fan and Urine Siphon – S04E19

A while back we built our custom Composting Toilet with the Kildwick Classic Separator.  Now that we are ready to build out our bathroom and secure the toilet in place, we were able to add some upgrades to help eliminate unwanted smells.Many people think the poop bucket is the smelliest part of a composting toilet,… Continue reading Kildwick Compost Toilet Upgrades for our BUS CONVERSION//12V Fan and Urine Siphon – S04E19

The Truth about a Bus Conversion – S04E18

The truth about doing a bus conversions is……there is chaos.  There is nothing glamorous about it even though the photos and videos show this wonderful image at the end of the day when a project is complete.  You are also constantly working on multiple aspects at the same time.For our videos and blog posts we… Continue reading The Truth about a Bus Conversion – S04E18

Solar Panel Install and Unboxing Battle Born Batteries for our Bus Conversion – S04E17

After weighing all of our options, we have decided to go with an all electric house system and power our #BusLife by the sun. We currently have six 235W Solar Panels with a plan to expand and have a total of over 3000W of solar on our roof.  Capturing the power from the sun is… Continue reading Solar Panel Install and Unboxing Battle Born Batteries for our Bus Conversion – S04E17

Bus Conversion While Coping with Grief // One Day at a Time – S04E14

With the passing of our dear cat, Zuri, we struggled along with continuing the build. Thankfully the work we needed to accomplish at this point was all the finishing work in the bedroom.Sanding, staining and painting the Murphy Bed cabinets and bedroom walls. It was very mindless and meditative work which was great. It kept… Continue reading Bus Conversion While Coping with Grief // One Day at a Time – S04E14

Everything Changed for us This Week – S04E13

Our week started out with a feeling of accomplishment as we installed our LED mood lighting. A few months ago Don began prepping for this job and with our lighting finally arriving we could complete the job.A few months ago Don cut 1×2’s at an angle and mounted them into our furring strips.  These 1x2s… Continue reading Everything Changed for us This Week – S04E13