Chasing the “American Dream” required this family of four to spend some $1,200 a month for only 500 square feet — so they ditched the apartment life and renovated a bus instead! While they had to downsize to 250 square feet, they’re now in a much better position and will start travelling again once it’s safe to do so.
Inside their 38 foot home, they have an awesome l-shaped couch and mudroom area when you first walk in, followed by a huge kitchen with an extra extendable countertop and a nearly-full-sized fridge. At the back of the bus is their toilet, the kid’s bunks, and their Master bedroom.
Hannah teaches English online, while Luke runs a business creating handmade leather goods. Tiny Home Tours did a wonderful video tour and interview with the family, which you can check out below! Follow them on Instagram here.
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Family Ditches $1200/month Rent in DIY Skoolie
This kitchen has tons of counter space, which is a must for me!
Everything has a place in this bus!
The happy couple in their cozy home.
VIDEO: Family of 4 & Their 250SqFt School Bus Conversion
- L-shaped kitchen with extra pop-up countertop
- Lots of second-hand and recycled materials
- Large fridge
- Bunks for kids
- Full-sized bed for mom & dad
- Extra trailer for storage and work-from-home
- From 2,200 Sq. Ft. to 30 Ft. Beverly the Bus!
- They Turned An Old School Bus Into A Dreamy 250-sq.-ft. Motorhome
- Big Sky Bus on 8 Acre Homestead!
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