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?
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!
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
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
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
Every summer, Peter's family goes to Salisbury Beach, MA on the New England Seacoast for a week of camping. Peter's parents and siblings (and their families) all have campers that they stay in, and it is a ton of fun to hang out and relax.A few weeks ago, Peter and I bought a 1999 Forest … Continue reading Our little camper