This setup guide for a DIY 100 watt solar panel van kit gives you an idea of everything you need to buy and how to properly connect your solar panel system. A basic 100 watt solar kit is enough electricity to power small electronics such as a laptop and cell phones, or one larger item such as a refrigerator.
When it comes to powering your van, there is a lot more involved than just going to the store and buying solar. In this guide we explain the different types of solar panels, calculating how many you need to buy, and discuss solar charge controller basics.
Storage and organization hacks for tiny living. Examples of van life storage solutions including fold out desks, hidden shelves, magnetic racks and more.
“So I have to ask… where do you go to the bathroom?” This is the number one question asked by friends after we give them a tour of the van. It was also our biggest concern before moving in. Luckily, we've been on the road for over a year now and finding bathrooms has never been an issue.
It can be difficult trying to live out of a vehicle in cold weather. However, if you do the proper research and construction you can live comfortably, even in sub-freezing temperatures. This article will discuss the best ways to keep heat trapped in your vehicle, and leave the cold air outside.
Propane, diesel and gas air heaters are an energy efficient way to stay warm all winter. In this guide we compare the most popular air heaters on the market, and give you tips and tricks for how to install them.
Step-by-step process for installing a 12V water heater in a campervan. Instructions to hook up a sink system with a water heater, and install a camp shower.
Easy portable hot shower setup for a campervan. Requires just a 1lb. propane canister and batteries. This DIY unit doubles as a hot water sink for travel.
Simple guide on how to apply sound deadener to your DIY campervan conversion. Soundproofing materials will reduce road noise when living in a camper van.
A battery monitor measures the health of your batteries. Easy guide to installing a battery monitor, and how to measure the health of your batteries.