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Gear

The latest gear, gadgets, accessories, and equipment for van life. Also, check out our van life essentials to see our favorite must-haves for van life and a complete packing list.


When converting your van there’s no doubt you’ll want to include as many mod cons and home comforts as possible to make your tiny home really feel like your own. One of the most central elements of any van conversion...
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Choosing and buying an inverter for your camper van can seem a complicated business, especially if you have no electrical knowledge whatsoever. But don’t worry; once you understand the basics it’s really not so hard to decide what size inverter...
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Have you ever found yourself dreaming about the Van Life, fantasizing about having a tiny home on wheels of your own to travel around in, only to come crashing back down to reality when you realize you don’t even know...
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When converting your van, arguably one of the most important parts is deciding on a bed design and a mattress- after all, when you’re not out exploring, your bed is probably where you’ll spend most of your time. But with...
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Introduction Having a heater in your camper van is essential for many van dwellers, and can make the difference between a comfortable living space and some uncomfortably cold nights. Of course which heater you decide to buy, and whether you...
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When planning your van conversion the addition of an awning is something you’ll definitely want to consider. It’s a great way to add extra floor space to your van, as well as providing outdoor space for activities, shelter from the...
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The right kind of lighting can make a big difference to your van conversion. While it seems like something you could easily take for granted, there are a lot of different things to consider before you start wiring up your...
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When converting your van, a roof vent is something you’re going to want to consider. If you plan on traveling through predominantly warm climates, you have a pet on board who’ll need to keep cool during the daytime, or even...
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Having dominated the market over the past few years with their line of high-end, high-priced coolers, Austin-based company YETI’s next logical move was to expand into the world of outdoor gear. Having successfully launched their coolers and turned them into...
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Have you ever lost a night’s sleep in your van to incessant mosquito bites and buzzing? Or maybe you’ve been enjoying a lakeside evening by the fire only to have it ruined by pests? You’ve tried citronella candles, torches and...
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