Insulating Your Van: Everything You Need to Know for Your DIY Van Build

Insulating Your Van: Everything You Need to Know for Your DIY Van Build

If you want to stay comfortable in your van no matter the weather, you need to insulate. Insulation is one of the most important steps of any van build, and it pays to take the time to do it right. There’s also a lot of confusion and debate over the best way to insulate a…

On the Road with Our Fan-Tastic Vent: Would We Buy it Again?

On the Road with Our Fan-Tastic Vent: Would We Buy it Again?

It’s now been over four months since we left our old lives behind and hit the road in our DIY camper van conversion. Since then we’ve learned a lot about what features we do and don’t need, and what actually works best when you live in a vehicle full time. As soon as we hit…

Installing a Vent Fan on Our High Top Conversion Van

Installing a Vent Fan on Our High Top Conversion Van

The next step in our diy camper van build was installing a roof vent exhaust fan, which means cutting a hole in the roof. Fun! A vent fan is an essential part of creating a comfortable living environment inside of a van. It keeps the van cool by sucking out hot air and creating airflow,…

Insulating Our Conversion Van: Tips, Tricks and Step-by-Step

Insulating Our Conversion Van: Tips, Tricks and Step-by-Step

One very important thing to consider when preparing to live in a van is temperature control. And the biggest factor in controlling your van’s temperature is insulation. A well-insulated van will stay cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter, and it will be easier to maintain a comfortable temperature. When we were researching…