Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Preparing Your Van for Construction


Before you can build you've got to "Tear Down" to quote a popular truck customization TV show. Click on the link to see what's involved in removing all the commercial components of your vans former life.
Removing Shelving From Your Van
 Photo by: Curtis Carper

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Worn Out Key, My Van Won't Start, What's a Person to Do?


Locked Out, or worse yet the key won't turn in the ignition. Click on the link to find the least expensive cure to ignition key problems. Photo by: bangart

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Hitch Mounted Storage and Other Things


Hitch mounted storage boxes, one wheel trailers, Bicycle Racks and more. Click on the link and get some ideas how you can make your Van Dwelling more versatile. Photo by: Valor

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Building Your Van Dwelling: Purchasing the Van


Here it is, my new (to me) Van Dwelling. It will take some time before this project gets into full swing as I'm hampered by the fact that it's still WINTER up here in Minnesota. No matter as I will be posting articles documenting the whole process.

This first installment is about the purchase of the base vehicle. Click on the link and read how I chose this particular Van for my Stealth Van Dweller Project. Photo by: Curtis Carper

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Pressure Cookers: Perfect for the Van Dwelling Cook


Limited space means multi-use is important. A pressure cooker can be used as a standard pot, but better yet it can create some terrific meals in short order. Click on the link and find out another cooking option for the Van Dwelling Life. Photo by: Oboe panda

Saturday, March 7, 2009

Solar Ovens: No Fuel Required, Only Sunlight


Cooking without any fuel, not even twigs. No flame, fire danger, no smoke or mess. Click on the link to learn how you can Go Green with your cooking tasks. Photo by: davidsilver