Tag: van conversion

5 Best Videos on DIY Insulation for Your Campervan

One of the first steps to a campervan conversion is to insulate the walls, floors, and ceiling. The better covered they are, the less energy it will take to heat or cool in the inside space. In doing our research, we found these five videos that we felt were the best in explaining the facts…
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5 Amazing Camper Van Bed Ideas that Will Have You Sleeping Better

To me, one of the entire points of the van camper instead of tent camping is not sleeping on the ground. Van campers can have a comfortable bed which makes the experience so much better. In designing our camper, we did some research on different types of beds: fixed or converted. These videos were really…
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Everything You Wanted to Know (and Didn’t Want to Know) about Camper Van Toilets

The one drawback to using a camper van vs an RV trailer is the bathroom. While we are not planning on camping off the grid and mostly using campgrounds (that will have showers and toilets to use), there may be times you need a solution. It could be the middle of the night, and you…
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The Best Video Tutorials of DIY Electrical in a Van Camper

We are starting our research into what it will take to do the van camper conversion, and the first stop is electrical. The best place to conduct this research is, of course, YouTube. We have been watching a lot of videos, and these are the best ones we have found so far. Van Camper Electrical…
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Here’s Why We Have Decided to Not Buy an RV

We have wanted an RV for as long as we have been married (over 25 years). The idea of just getting in the car and driving to a new location with all of the stuff you need and not worrying about getting a hotel, carrying everything inside, dealing with check-in and check-out times, etc. is…
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