Week 1 – Pulling up the floor

Our first week digging into the conversion started with pulling out the last two benches and then pulling up the floor: We used drills to remove the heater hose covers and the floor trim pieces. Once all the nails were out we pulled up all the looser spots of rubber by hand. Some of it... Continue Reading →

Getting Road Ready!

We've been really fortunate that our bus is in pretty good shape and there's not much that needed to be done mechanically before we took it to Florida. We're excited to get the conversion going in the next few weeks and wanted to share this fun video we made from the drive down. So imagine... Continue Reading →

Pulling the ceiling down

The other job we wanted to complete while we had the bus with us in NC was pulling the ceiling down. Some skoolie conversions don't fully gut the bus; it's really a personal preference  and since we plan to take the bus out west to colder climates, we are planning to strip the bus down... Continue Reading →

We were just there to look…..

We had it all planned out. During our trip out west in September (2018) we would look at school buses for sale. The forums we've read say that buses out west have less rust and can come from from school systems that have a bigger budget for transportation which can mean nicer buses. That would give... Continue Reading →

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