1996 Chevy Express 1500 high-top conversion van. Bought for $1500 from Craigslist with 101k miles on the clock.

Living full-time

Tarkett T-Lock Laminate Flooring

Link: gnomadhome.com/install-laminate-flooring-in-van/

5/16" cedar paneling with varathane gel stain

Link: gnomadhome.com/cedar-plank-ceiling-installation/

14 gallon tank, telescoping faucet, foot pump and 5 gallon drainage container.

  • 14-Gallon Stainless Steel Fusti Tank
  • Whale Systems Telescoping Faucet
  • Whale Systems Gusher Galley Mk III

  • Kingston Brass Stainless Steel Bar Sink

Link: gnomadhome.com/diy-van-build-kitchen-cabinets/

Fridge/freezer positioned between driver and passenger seats.

  • ARB 50-qt Fridge Freezer

Alcohol stove.

  • Dometic ORIGO 3000 Alcohol Stove


Bed platform with 6" mattress on pullout bed frame.

Link: gnomadhome.com/diy-van-build-pullout-bed-frame/

6" memory foam mattress

  • Modway Aveline 6” Gel-Infused Memory Foam Mattress

Deep cycle batteries, inverter, monitor and isolator.

  • VMAX 155-ah Deep Cycle Batteries
  • Xantrex 1000-watt Inverter
  • Victron BMV-700
  • KeyLine Iso-Pro 140

Link: gnomadhome.com/van-build-solar-electrical-wiring/

Renogy 400W solar kit

  • Renogy 400-watt Solar Kit

Link: gnomadhome.com/mounting-solar-panels/

Fan-Tastic van, vent cover, plus Endless Breeze standalone fan. We would instead recommend a Maxxfan Deluxe...

  • Fan-Tastic Fan 7350
    No built-in rain cover.

Link: gnomadhome.com/installing-fan-tastic-fan-on-van/
Link: gnomadhome.com/fan-tastic-vent-fan-review/
  • WeBoost Drive 4G-X Cell Phone Signal Booster
  • Mr. Heater Buddy Portable Propane Heater

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