Posted on 25th February 2022
If you are looking to embrace the #vanlife movement, a campervan is the first thing you need. Alternatively, you can pursue a DIY campervan conversion project.
But the big question is: where do you begin?
In this brief guide, we provide some essential information to get you started with your van conversion project.
Set a Budget
At this point, you probably don’t have any clue about how much your DIY campervan project will cost. There are several aspects at plan here.
However, begin by setting a realistic budget. How much are you willing to spend on van conversion?
Setting a budget will give you a direction for your project.
Identify Your Travel Goals
Answers to these questions will help you in:
Assess Your Needs
It’s time to evaluate your needs and make a list of features that you want in your campervan. You could make a list of must-have features and nice-to-have features. For instance:
Choose Your Van
Now it’s time to shop for your van.
Begin your research online to find out what makes and models interest you. You will also get a good idea about the price for a van. You could even consider buying a second-hand van. Here are some important things to look for when buying a used van:
Don’t Forget Insulation
If you plan to stay overnight in your campervan, you must consider insulating your van. Insulating it will help keep you warm in the winter months, especially if you are heading to cold places. An insulated van will ensure you won’t have to turn up the heating as frequently, resulting in huge savings too.
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