This is the story of how Anna, a seasoned traveler, ended up becoming a van dweller thanks to Tiny Home Tours/YouTube. When she first converted her van, it was a standard low-top conversion, and she used it like that for a while. After a while, Anna decided that she wanted it to feel more like home, so she wanted to get herself a high top van.
After finding out how much money she would lose trading in her van, Anna looked into a company called Fiberine that would raise the roof on her current van for about $5,000 including the windows and additional framing the job would require. So she originally bought the van for about $24,000 used and proceeded to spend approximately $31,000, for a total of about $55,000 to turn it into a tiny house, including the cost of turning it into a hightop van. What do you think? New Class B motorhomes go for over $90,000 new usually, so she saved quite a chunk of change doing it this way. Please enjoy for yourself below!
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Anna’s Van Life in a Custom Cargo Van Conversion
She built a custom high top class B conversion van.
Anywhere she goes, she’s still home.
If she wants, a new place to adventure and hike.
Video Tour: Seasoned Traveler Moves into Van Conversion
- Seasoned traveler
- Decides to go tiny w/ a cargo van conversion
- Upgrades and re-does her van with the addition of a Fiberine high-top so she could stand up inside with no problem at all
- Total cost, including purchase of the van – $55,000
- Originally, she bought the van for $24,000 and spent $3,480 to turn it into a camper as a DIY project (it’s detailed here)
- Follow Anna @spintheglobeproject, get her links below
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