Kim & Ethan converted a skoolie into a beautiful home on wheels, all by themselves. They allowed enough time for completing the build, especially since they searched for gadgets and materials needed on the second-hand market to make the project possible within $20k budget. The first thing they did was to raise the roof to [...]
The biggest challenge while building the campervan was having no clue how to do any of the steps involved. Whether insulation, interior design, furniture construction, electricity, or auxiliary heating. Everything was new territory for me. But that was also what made the project so exciting for me. Learning all these things through trial and error was an important part of the van conversion for me.
"Downsizing and realizing how much STUFF we had before which we didn’t need, was eye-opening. I love thrifting and shopping in general, and living in a tiny house has kept me from buying useless things. It made me more mindful of what we need and what waste we create." My name is Katherine and I’m [...]
Shackteau was my first 4 season tiny living space. It seems that every couple of years, I build something new for myself, and each one is a physical snapshot of that time in my life. This particular cabin was built primarily for two reasons, shedding and to have space from the coop.⠀ ⠀ Shedding is [...]