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Gamage Shipyard Transforms School Bus Into Luxury Home, Showroom – The Lincoln County News

The living space inside the renovated school bus. (Jessica Picard photo)

“We are now working with a Portland-based company, converting small storage containers into different types of uses, from mobile workstations to event kiosks (or) sales booths. We are doing one for a mobile trade show booth and another for a mobile coffee shop,” Tatro said.

The exterior of the bus. (Photo courtesy Mike Tatro)

Source: Gamage Shipyard Transforms School Bus Into Luxury Home, Showroom – The Lincoln County News

Artistic family travels in beautiful short school bus conversion, selling art (Video) | TreeHugger

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The family’s curtains are hung up using magnets. As Shelby emphasizes, the bus’ metal walls makes it perfect for putting all kinds of things up using magnets (spice containers, LED lights, etc.).

Source: Artistic family travels in beautiful short school bus conversion, selling art (Video) | TreeHugger

This amazing renovated school bus is a bright, airy home for a family of six | Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

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After months of hard work, the family managed to convert the old bus into a comfy 250 square feet of living space by using several space-efficient tactics.

Source: This amazing renovated school bus is a bright, airy home for a family of six | Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Quake survivors ditch the high-life for the ‘bus life’ | Stuff.co.nz

The stained wood-paneling was Amber Macintosh's idea, and she did sanding and staining for the fit-out.

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The stained wood-paneling was Amber Macintosh’s idea, and she did sanding and staining for the fit-out.

It took another five years, a post-traumatic stress breakdown for Cleverley and post-natal depression for Macintosh, before they acted on their mid-quake epiphany. Cleverley spent 2016 converting an old school bus bought on Trade Me and the pair, along with their children, Jake, 6, and Daisy, 4, swapped corporate office jobs for life on the road.

Source: Quake survivors ditch the high-life for the ‘bus life’ | Stuff.co.nz

Couple powers newly converted home on wheels with bus-length solar roof | Inhabitat

They sold their house and converted the school bus into a permanent home on wheels with a standing workspace, kitchen, king-sized bed, bathroom with a composting toilet and lots of storage space.

Arkansas natives Zack and Annie (and dog Lola) are the latest digital nomads to reject the grind of 9-5 life. The couple recently converted a former school bus into an ultra-modern solar-powered mobile home on wheels, and now they’re living the dream.

Source: Couple powers newly converted home on wheels with bus-length solar roof | Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Winkelman Architecture | Portfolio | Maine Residential Architects specializing in custom homes, camps, cabins, cottages, boathouses

Here at the RA we have a special place in our hearts for classic vehicle reuse. This project by Winkelman Architecture is awesome!

Comprehensive restoration of a 1959 Chevrolet Viking short bus. Designed to safely travel 12 passengers and driver on the road, it converts to guest quarters for two as two single beds or joined in the center as a queen. Complete with plumbing (toilet and sink) and power (120v and 12v)

via Winkelman Architecture | Portfolio | Maine Residential Architects specializing in custom homes, camps, cabins, cottages, boathouses.

School’s Out Forever: 12 Crazy DIY Converted Bus Homes | Urbanist

WebUrbanist has a nice breakdown of bus conversions.

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Dusty, run-down clunkers of school buses and city buses may not look like much at first, but creative DIYers transform them into comfortable living spaces complete with wood floors, transforming furniture, wood stoves and full bathrooms with hot showers.

via School’s Out Forever: 12 Crazy DIY Converted Bus Homes | Urbanist.

Scrapped public transport bus converted into chic living space : TreeHugger

Whoa, more bus conversions – this one from TreeHugger is quite chic!

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Adapting their design ideas to fit around the existing windows, doors and the large, interior wheel arches, the team was able to preserve the bus’ unique character, while also integrating a bathroom, rear bedroom, storage throughout, a full kitchen and even hot-weather luxuries like air-conditioning.

israeli women convert public bus into house

via Scrapped public transport bus converted into chic living space : TreeHugger.