Joel & Rachel worked hard for three years to make it possible for them to buy a bus conversion and travel on the road. They both work remotely for the same company, and hope to continue to be able to travel and keep earning an income!
The couple wisely rented out an old RV right after their apartment lease was up to make sure they could handle living tiny together. Even though the RV was awful, they realized they *could* live tiny and when they found this bus – previously converted on HGTV – they jumped on the opportunity.
They’ve been working hard to convert the bus into a space that works for them, and they’ve done a fantastic job with the upgrades. Check it all out in the video tour from Tiny Home Tours below.
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Making this High Top Bus Conversion Their Home Sweet Home
The grey couch and shiplap walls are all new updates!
What a lovely retro kitchen! All those cabinet doors are new and hand-crafted.
They plan to flip the bed sideways in the future.
VIDEO: Retro Themed Raised Roof School Bus Conversion
- Purchased old HGTV bus conversion
- Been making it their own
- Added shiplap
- Created entertainment cabinet/work storage
- Re-framed all the windows
- New counter tops (laminate)
- Added upper cabinets and cabinet doors (handmade)
- Re-covered couch
- Couple works remotely for the same company
- Lived in RV to try out tiny life first
- Fun retro microwave from Amazon (only $60!)
- May add a tub in the future
- Working on making it off-grid (right now has RV hook-ups)
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