Entries by Michael

School Bus Conversion Flooring

I got lucky that the school bus conversion flooring was given to me. Including the gray padding that goes underneath. The flooring clicks together pretty easy. The Ryobi generator was able to run a small miter saw that I used to cut the flooring. You’re not suppose to allow the seams to line up with […]

Removing school bus seats and old flooring

The bus was $3200 from an individual on Craigslist. The person I got it from had purchased it from the local school district. The body is in good shape and the 5.9l Cummins diesel engine runs well for having over 200,000 miles.   I experimented with several different methods of removing the seats before committing […]

Closer to the end than the beginning…

This blog is starting off a decent way into the school bus conversion project. The rush to get the bus to a respectable point kept me from starting the blog sooner. Circumstance funneled me into a “boondocking” lifestyle while doing the schoolie conversion. Including a roll on Rustoleum paint job that was completed on a […]


Tiny House Table

I used this desk as inspiration for the tiny house table. Here is an Imgur album of the build process Want your own self-hosted WordPress blog like this one? Web design is how I pay for The Bus Experience. Feel free to call, text, or email me for help with making your website ideas a reality. Click […]