Preparing for Vanlife or RV Life can be overwhelming... there are so much details to think about! Here's one detail you might have overlooked: a trash can. Because no one wants to live with a loose garbage bag... It stinks, let garbage out, it's ugly and not sanitary. We highly recommend a pedal-operated trash can with lid to keep odors and loose garbage contained. Below is a selection of small, space-saving and neat trash cans perfect for campervan or RV! Hope that helps!
Good to Know
A rectangular shape is more space efficient, so our selection take that into account.
A pedal (step-on) mechanism allows a hands-free operation. That’s convenient and sanitary!
Any “white” garbage bags will work with our selection of trash cans below, or you can use garbage bags specifically made for trash cans under 2.6 gallon:
Choose the largest trash can size that your campervan/RV layout allows, so you don’t have to empty it too often.
Shopping for a trash can is not rocket science, but finding a small and space efficient trash can is a step in the good direction for a happy vanlife or RV life! See you on the road!
Nice To Meet You.
Hello! We’re Isabelle and Antoine In 2017, we sold our house (and everything in it), quit our engineering careers, and moved into our self-built campervan. We’ve been on the road since then, and every day is an opportunity for a new adventure; we’re chasing our dreams, and hopefully it inspires others to do the same!
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