We have owned our lovely camper for about 3 months now, and over the course of those 3 months, have spent nearly every weekend getting it prepped for our big trip to the East Coast over the 4th of July. We have had a lot of fun fixing this thing up, but I will be … Continue reading Camper Remodel: This will end eventually, right?
Camper Remodel: Painting is done!
Just another camper remodel update --- this is pretty much all we are doing in our free time lately (besides some wedding planning) since our trip to the east coast is scheduled to kick off July 1.I finally painted the interior walls and cabinets. For the walls, I went with Benjamin Moore Edgecomb Gray at … Continue reading Camper Remodel: Painting is done!
Camper Remodel: Primed and Ready for Paint
Another week, another camper update. This update is the most fun one yet though. We finally got the gross floor removed and the sub floor down in the body of the camper. This means that I finally got to go in and start priming the cabinets and walls!! I got to work taping off anything … Continue reading Camper Remodel: Primed and Ready for Paint
❤ ❤ ❤ My heart is full! On 3/24/16, after a long fun weekend fixing up our camper, we returned to Chicago and went out to the beach, where Peter asked me to marry him!! Apparently, he was going to ask the day before, but I had too much paint on my hands from painting … Continue reading Engaged!
Camper Remodel: Painting Cabinets
Progress continues with the camper. This week we took the first step in replacing the floor that we had to take out due to severe rotting :(While Peter was doing that, I got busy removing the cabinets, priming, and painting. I used the oil-based Zinsser primer, which I brushed on initially. After doing several of … Continue reading Camper Remodel: Painting Cabinets
Camper Remodel: Cleaning the Tent Ends
It is finally warm out in Illinois! We drove to my hometown for the weekend where we have the camper stored. My big task was to clean the grimy/moldy tent ends. Peter came in with no plan but ended up demolishing the floor (long story for another day). This is what we started with:A few weeks … Continue reading Camper Remodel: Cleaning the Tent Ends