Bus Build: 8 Bus Conversions That Have Inspired Our Design – S03E09

We have been looking at other people’s bus conversion on YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest and more for a few years now.  As we nail down the details of our floor plan we thought it would be nice to share some of the designs that have inspired us and give them a shout out for their work.… Continue reading Bus Build: 8 Bus Conversions That Have Inspired Our Design – S03E09

Back in the Bus: Building our Floor Extension – S03E07

Coming back to the bus build post honeymoon, we had to attack the problem we left behind.  We had to complete the floors in the back, leaving the hatch to the engine accessible, and building up the floor in the front of the bus so it was all one level.Before we left for honeymoon we… Continue reading Back in the Bus: Building our Floor Extension – S03E07

Our Choices for a Zero Waste Bathroom

We spent a long time trying out different low waste, eco-friendly bathroom toiletries until we settled on products we love. Everybody has different skin types, hair types and personal preferences, so not all of these may be right for you, but we thought we’d take some time out of our beautiful stay in Crete to… Continue reading Our Choices for a Zero Waste Bathroom

A Break from the Bus Build: Honeymoon in Paris and Crete – S03E05

We worked as hard as we could to get our floors down before leaving for our honeymoon. We managed to get about 75% of the floors down, all that is left to do is the very front and back subfloors of the bus. In the front area we need to build the floor up first,… Continue reading A Break from the Bus Build: Honeymoon in Paris and Crete – S03E05

Bus Build: A Bigger Undertaking Than We Imagined – S03E04

With the batteries charged up again we were able to start the bus!  We were so glad that this was a simple fix. From here on out, while we are building out the bus, we decided to always unhook the batteries (not just switch them off) while the bus is stationary for months on end… Continue reading Bus Build: A Bigger Undertaking Than We Imagined – S03E04

Bus Build: Putting Down Subfloors for our Bus Conversion – S03E03

We had carefully planned out how to cut the plywood in order to secure the subfloor down to the metal frame in the floor. Because the inside width of the bus is 8 foot 2 inches, we wouldn’t be able to use a standard 8 foot piece of plywood. See the video and blog post… Continue reading Bus Build: Putting Down Subfloors for our Bus Conversion – S03E03