School Bus Converted To Incredible Off-Grid Home

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School Bus Converted To Incredible Off-Grid Home

Post by Guest on Fri Jun 16, 2017 4:05 pm



This family is hitting the road and doing it in style! They have converted a simple school bus into an unbelievably comfortable home. The entire bus is designed to be off-the-gird giving them perfect freedom to roam wherever they choose. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7X2nOtwdUM

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Post by Tommy Monk on Fri Jun 16, 2017 10:41 pm

Cant see vid but i was thinking of alternative accommodation myself a while ago...



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Post by Original Quill on Sat Jun 17, 2017 5:35 am

Lots of retirees have bought an RV (caravan for you Brits) and just live in it, parking in Safeway parking lots, and showering in YMCA facilities. They cook light meals in their galleys or dine out. Mail comes in a PO Box.

Becky and I had a 31-foot Allegro, and while we didn't live it it, you could see how a retiree could just be free as a bird.

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Post by Jules on Sat Jun 17, 2017 8:58 pm

A truly wonderful piece of work. cheers

I have looked at many off-grid homes and the professional standard of this one is SUPERB!


The video collections I have, are usually of shipping container conversions.

I marvel at the hard work that people do to make these empty vessels habitable and I drool at the beautiful aesthetics of the finished product.

Functionality is important too and should be objectively illustrated. They get all their electric power from the sunroofs and harness it in batteries.

Great find, Thorin, well done!

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Post by Jules on Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:02 pm







All these homes start off as empty grey metal containers.
So damn clever, and BEAUTIFUL!!




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The smaller home conversions can be  hoisted on to wheels and driven round the country, so you get the same mobility as with a converted bus.

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