Growing Up: Framing + Interior Walls

Time sure goes by quickly when you're working with a deadline! In the past month, we've gotten 95% of the electrical wires run and in place, put in a few lines for plumbing, framed out the bathroom walls and installed walls down half of the bus. Running the electrical wires pushed us to finalize where... Continue Reading →

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

Finally! It took some time and finagling but the insulation in the bus is done! The touch ups we needed were important ones and it took some time before the company could fit us in to do the work. The challenge was having the inside of the bus prepped and covered for whenever the insulation... Continue Reading →

Insulation: Can you hear me now?

Getting the bus insulated has certainly been a process!Prepping for the job meant covering the floors and windows but before that could happen there was a bunch of smaller stuff that needed to get finished. Both ceiling fans have been installed and they along with the skylights have been framed out. Here’s a video of... Continue Reading →

Patience + Progress

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!! The past few weeks of work on the bus seem to be creeping along; but it is happening! In between travel and the holidays, we're getting closer to having the bus ready for insulation. The floor plan for the bus is 98% done and pending appliance specs. With that... Continue Reading →

Roof Paint and Floor Heaters

How is it the week of Thanksgiving already?! It's been a few weeks since we shared an update because progress on the bus has been a little slower than usual. In our last post, we had just put rust converter down on the floor. Once the rust converter finished curing, we painted two coats of... 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 →

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