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Let there be light

15/10/17- Well another week has gone by and the van now has some of the tongue and groove in……..eeek its looking like a real van !!!!!! The skylight The 12v connection most of the electrics in thanks to our friend Trev We are so chuffed with the lights which are thanks to the newly fitted… Continue reading Let there be light

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Renovating and hurly burly

07/10/18 – and so the van conversion goes on, covered one of the back doors with stretchy fabric, good job even if I do say so. Covered the 2 wheel arches with some off cuts of carpet, not a bad job again Middle strut on the bed put in and plywood panels put up, the… Continue reading Renovating and hurly burly

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Its finally window installation day

19/09/2017  – Well we have been insulating like crazy when work, time and weather allows. Still not finished, but can at last see an end. The floor is insulated and down. Spare room is getting emptied, thank goodness as the work is getting done. I am now apprentice carpenter !!!! Sweeper, foam filler and most… Continue reading Its finally window installation day

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Daisy is coming on s l o w l y.

Well we have a name, after 2 boys rupert and seamus we now have Daisy, am thinking her name in curly writing on the front, entwined with daisies, now just need to convince Dave !!!! Anyway back to what we have been up to, after putting up the rattle trap boards its insulation, insulation, insulation,… Continue reading Daisy is coming on s l o w l y.

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Out with the old in ( hopefully) with the new 

Well having decided we will now build our own van, it’s with tears in our eyes we wave goodbye to Seamus New van being sought as we speak, lwb is all I know as vans is mans stuff !!! So any tips, help or ideas are most welcome. Anyway we are over half way through… Continue reading Out with the old in ( hopefully) with the new