Mosquito Screens

And here’s the only non-DIY part of our Transit van conversion: the mosquito screens. They’re almost too good to be true, so we did not bother making them!

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Countown to Full-Time Vanlife: 11 Days

The van conversion and house downsizing is going full speed ahead!   Here is the progress of the day: We’re attacking the vertical space! We’re packing our stuff in the van and are adding shelves to maximize storage capacity. While we’re at it, we also get rid of a lot of our stuff, because the […]

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Air Lift 5000 Ultimate Air Springs Kit Installation

The Air Lift Springs Kit allows our Ford Transit Campervan to gain approximately 3 inches overhang ground clearance, for light off-road expeditions! And with the on-board compressor and the wireless remote, we can adjust the air pressure in the springs on the fly! Neat!

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Ford Transit Upfitter Auxiliary Switches

The Ford Transit can be ordered with the optional Upfitter Auxiliary Switches, but getting access to their output is a bit tricky. Fortunately, we made our homework and we’re guiding you through the process. Fully illustrated for your viewing pleasure!

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Propane System

This is the propane system of our Ford Transit campervan conversion. Materials, tools, cost and installation. Fully illustrated for your viewing pleasure!

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Final Sprint Before Full Time Vanlife

Here we are… in a month, our house will not be ours anymore. This means the van & the downsizing MUST BE COMPLETED BY AUGUST 15TH 2017. No excuses, no procrastination! While we worked our asses off the last year to make progress on the van conversion & on the downsizing, we could easily re-plan […]

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Fridge Floor Vent

A fridge is a a heat pump machine. It extracts heat from the inside and dissipates it to the outside (behind the fridge); this heat must be vented out! For this purpose, we added a floor vent. All the details inside!

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Composting Toilet Installation

We plan on living full time for a year or two in the van. For a minimum of comfort (and convenience), we really wanted a toilet and after reading about composting toilets, it seamed like the perfect solution for us!
It’s honestly really easy to install and manage; there is no odor (that’s right!) and no black water to deal with. Sweeeeet!

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Foam Blobs Makeover

This is how we transformed the foam blobs of our Ford Transit van conversion. Fully illustrated for your viewing pleasure!

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Recessed Ceiling LED Lights for Van Conversion

This is a are real-world, unbiased reviews of the Acegoo Recessed 12V LED lights. We’re not sponsored and we paid the product in full.

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