Hi there! We’re Scott and Rebecca, and we just completed our custom van conversion. We finally decided to start a website where we can show the process in more detail (we’ve been posting pictures on Instagram throughout the build).
Material List: UltraTouch Radient Barrier insulation 3M High-Strength 90 spray adhesive 1/4″ Cabinet Grade Plywood 1/2″ Plywood 12 and 14 Gauge Extension Cord 1/4-20 stainless button head cap screws (used 2″ and 1″) Steel Cross Nuts Once we had established our floor plan, and started to frame the walls and cabinetry, it became evident that we were … Continue reading Ceiling and Wall Panel Install
We made a break for a 4 day weekend looking for a late fall beach getaway. Our destination for this outing was Huntington Beach State Park near Murrell’s Inlet, South Carolina. The journey began on a Wednesday afternoon, and we headed off to our fist stop: the Crackell Barrell “RV Resort” near Lake Marion, Santee, … Continue reading Huntington Beach State Park
Material List: 1/2″ plywood 1/4″ plywood 1×4 finish boards Kreg Jig Pocket Hole System Kreg Pocket Hole Screws Kreg Square Driver Bit Plusnuts and Bolts Pistons/struts We very seriously considered buying unfinished cabinets and modifying them to fit, but the weight was going to be a concern. We also would have to modify them to … Continue reading Cabinetry: Why We Built Our Own
Material List: Kreg Jig Pocket Hole System Drywall Screws (for metal studs) Kreg Pocket Hole Screws Kreg Square Driver Bit 2×4 wood studs 2×2 wood studs 1×4 wood boards Once the floor was installed, I (Rebecca) tried to map out the floorplan with painters tape to make sure that everything would fit and be functional before we started framing. … Continue reading Framing The Walls