DIY Camper: From Rusty Van To Cosy Home

People all over the world are coming up with innovative tiny house ideas, that allow them to live life their way, designing and building tiny houses in all sorts of different styles, designs and plans. This “DIY Camper: From Rusty Van To Cosy Home,” is an example of someone who did just that.

This site is the story of how one person took their dream and turned it into a tiny home, it is also a story about adventure. The vandog traveller quit his job, and with the money he saved from working on offshore gas platforms in the North Sea, moved out of his house in Sheffield, gave away all his furniture, clothes, and sold his car, and decided to work on his van. The van was a mess to start off with, but with hard work he converted a work van into a place to travel and live comfortably. With some friends he drove south through France and Spain, in his converted van off grid house.


On the site you can find more details about his van conversion off grid house, newspaper articles about living his dream as a van dog traveller, interviews, you tube video, he can be followed on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. There are also plenty of good posts on his site about living in a van and surviving winter, 16 ways to save money while living and travelling in a van, his DIY camper from van to cosy home in 5 months, all the details of the van conversion, living in a van and 10 things he had to quickly get used to, vanilla what makes a good spot, and living on a DIY riverbed island in the mountains of Kosovo.

To read more about this subject, visit the website link below to the “Van Dog Traveller,” website.