You can transform an old pop up camper into a tiny house with a DIY project. In this article, you'll see how to do this and why there are advantages to building one using this method.

Post Contents:

  • 1 Find A Place to Park Your Tiny House

  • 1.1 Does It Qualify As A Tiny House?

  • 1.2 Where Can I Park My Tiny House?

  • 2 How to Turn a Pop up Camper into a Tiny House

  • 2.1 Why Should I Do A Hard Side Conversion?

  • 2.2 Create A Construction Plan

  • 2.3 Start With the Interior

  • 2.4 Choose A Building Material

  • 2.4.1 Wood

  • 2.4.2 Vinyl Siding

  • 2.4.3 Metal

  • 2.5 Add Windows and Doors

  • 2.6 Build A Roof

  • 2.6.1 Should You Use Shingles?

  • 2.7 Add Insulation

  • 2.7.1 Batt Insulation

  • 2.7.2 Rigid Foam Insulation

  • 2.7.3 Spray Foam Insulation

  • 2.8 Add Plumbing & Toilets

  • 2.8.1 Toilets

  • 2.8.2 Showers & Sinks

  • 2.9 Electricity

  • 2.9.1 How to Go Off-The-Grid

  • 2.10 Add Appliances

  • 2.11 Add Heating & Cooling

  • 2.11.1 Keep Things Simple: Portable Heaters & Coolers

  • 3 You’ll Have to Maximize Space

  • 3.1 Storage Bins

  • 3.2 Bunk Beds or Murphy Beds

  • 3.3 Overhead Storage Space

  • 4 Final Thoughts