Bus Conversion Project

A Bus Called Home

Stage 1: Getting Started
complete by November 2016

    ✓ Basic Locks & Security DONE!
    ✓ Essential Repairs (Crank Position Sensor, Signals & Gauges, Remove Heater, PM Service) DONE!
    ✓ Insurance & Permits DONE!




Stage 2: Setting Up Shop
complete by January 2017

    ✓ Remove Seats MOSTLY DONE
    ✓ Find Storage/Work Site DONE!
    ✓ Basic Camping Amenities MOSTLY DONE




Stage 3: Essentials
complete by ?

    ✓ Basic Power
    ✓ Bed, Sink, & Stove
    ✓ Legal (Title & Registration) 
    ✓ Change Legal Status to “Motor Home”

Stage 4: Preparing the Canvas
complete by ?

    ✓ Remove old floor
    ✓ De-rust, Seal, & Paint
    ✓ Install subfloor
    ✓ Stain & finish subfloor
    ✓ Advanced Floor Plan

Stage 5: Structure & Utilities
complete by ?

    ✓ Open walls & ceiling
    ✓ De-rust, Seal, & Paint
    ✓ Basic Floor Plan
    ✓ Move and re-seal windows as necessary
    ✓ Undercarriage Bays (Batteries, Tanks, Plumbing, Electrical, Propane, & Tools)
    ✓ Power, Propane, & Plumbing
    ✓ Framing (Walls, Floors & Ceiling)
    ✓ Insulation 

Stage 6: THE REAL FUN BEGINS!
complete by ?

    ✓ Fixtures
    ✓ Appliances
    ✓ Framing (Rooms, Closets, Cabinets, Counters)
    ✓ Paint Exterior 
    ✓ Framing (Table, Benches, & Seats)
    ✓ Paint Interior
    ✓ Finishing Touches
    ✓ Furnishings

Stage 7: ENJOY!!!

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