Pressurized Water System (2017)

We hesitated to install a draft beer system in our DIY campervan conversion, but we finally installed a pressurized water system instead. This is the Water System Installation of our DIY campervan conversion. Materials, tools, cost and installation. Fully illustrated for your viewing pleasure!

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Victron Smart Solar MPPT Charge Controller and Battery Monitor – Review

This is a real-world, unbiased review of the Victron SmartSolar MPPT Charge Controller, BMV-712 Battery Monitor and VictronConnect app. We’re not sponsored by Victron and we paid the product in full. We hope that helps!

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Ford Transit WeatherTech Mud Flaps – Review

Mud Flaps protect the fenders and exterior of the van from rocks, mud, road grime and other debris. We went on a mission to find the best mud flaps for our Ford Transit and we finally got the WeatherTech Mud Flaps for front (#11051) and rear (#120051).

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Eighth and Ninth Month on the Road: Tales from the Road

Eighth and Ninth month on the road. We just can’t leave Squamish! Have we found the promised land?

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Curbed Article Faroutride

DIY camper van cost just $18K to build

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Winter Vanlife

Living in a van full time during winter is more challenging than during summer. It’s not a glamorous life but it is extremely rewarding if, like us, chasing epic skiing / snowboarding conditions is what you’re after! With proper planning it can be a magical thing… Go get it!

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Seventh Month on the Road: Tales from the Road

Seventh month on the road! This month we’re still enjoying the snow in Red, Kootenay Pass and Whitewater, but there is a twist… Thanks for reading!

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Prevent a Leaking Roof

Here’s the situation: there are a bunch of threaded holes on top of the Transit roof and, over time, the paint covering these threaded holes might crack resulting in leaking roof. Don’t panic! There is a quick and easy fix. Keep reading for more…

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Sixth Month on the Road: Lessons Learned, Van Report, Tales from the Road

Sixth month on the road! This month we travel across Washington state, Montana and we’re back to the metric system in beautiful British Columbia. We hope you like cold and snow! Thanks for reading!

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Sirocco 3-axis 12V Fan – Review

This is a real-world, unbiased review of the Sirocco 3-axis 12V Fan. We’re not sponsored by Sirocco and we paid the product in full.

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