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Got Laid Off? Build a Bus-Based Tiny House!

Jordan & Kaylee built a bus-based tiny house in two months. Jordan was laid-off in May, and now on August 1st, they are hitting the road on their next life adventure. The did the conversion themselves, starting with removing all the moldy old floors and odd bits and pieces. They didn’t have a lot of […]

One of a Kind School Bus Conversion

This 1959 Chevrolet Viking School Bus’s restoration was spearheaded by Will Winkelman of Winkelman Architecture. It can be used as a camper, transport 12 people, sleep 4, and be used as a guest room at his home in Portland, Maine. The restoration required lifting the body off the frame and fabricating some replacement parts. While it may look like a groovy […]

Peacemaker Bus

The Peacemaker, originally named Oseh Shalom (Hebrew עוֹשֶׂה שָׁלוֹם “peacemaker”), was conceived in 1987 as an outreach to the Grateful Dead concertgoers: “In 1987, a young man named Daniel in one of our communities began to talk about the Grateful Dead scene and how he felt that there were many there who were searching for […]

Inside the Just Right Bus

A converted school bus now the full-time home of a young couple. Shared and owned by Kelly Ross. More info. here.” – Tiny House Swoon via Just Right Bus

La Chanchita – A Vintage Bus Touring South America

Skiing, Snowboarding, Skateboarding, Surfing & Chilling… South American tours” – La Chanchita Learn more about La Chanchita.

Tiny Houses Are Getting More Main Stream Attention

Mobile living is gaining popularity, attracting everyone from young couples trying to save money to adventure-seeking retirees.” – MSN Real Estate via 10 homes on wheels

RAGE Bus

On March 5th, 2013, three warriors traveled to Siloam Springs, Arkansas to purchase a 1966 Flxible city transit bus with the intention of transforming the bus into a low-impact mobile unit that will travel the country and teach communities about sustainability, communication, and the power of love.” – Jaime via Tiny House Swoon

Short BUS Retro

Comprehensive restoration of a 1959 Chevrolet Viking short bus. Designed to safely travel 12 passengers and driver on the road, it converts to guest quarters for two as two single beds or joined in the center as a queen. Complete with plumbing (toilet and sink) and power (120v and 12v).” See more at Winkelman Architecture

Two Crafty Ladies Call an Abandoned Bus Home

“The Country of Israel has been called the Start Up Nation, mostly because of the high tech innovation that is produced there but also for the ingenuity of its citizens. Two women got so sick of paying outrageously high rents, that they decided a better way to go would be to buy and renovate an […]

Bus Living

A peek inside bus living. “After buying a used school bus for $3000, Richard and Rachel drafted autoCAD plans and began to design every detail of their new home, something that was important in their decision not to simply buy a used RV or mobile home (which they view as flimsier than a steel-framed bus). […]

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