Anyone who has ever bought a house (or even looked into it) understands how difficult it can be buy a home.
Real estate costs are rising and becoming increasingly out of reach for the average family. One UK couple was looking for a one-of-a-kind answer for their dream home must-haves and came up with an ingenious and resourceful solution.
Martin Hill and Iona Stewart like traveling. The pair wanted a home that could travel with them, like a “huge American RV,” according to Bored Panda. What appeared to be a blunder discussed over cocktails turned out to be the birth of their dream home.
On eBay, Iona and Martin discovered a vehicle that had previously been used for bread deliveries. It only cost £3,600 (about $4,600). The couple made the decision to purchase the truck and convert it on their own to dream home.
Buying a truck and turning it into a home? It would be a difficult task. Iona focused on the interior design while Martin conducted much of the practical effort. They invested in four months of full-time work on this labor of love to get to their finished result. They’re now traveling in their dream home, living their finest life.
This is the truck that Iona and Martin bought on eBay to convert. They paid around $4,600 for buy the truck.
It provided the couple with a completely blank to work for dream home.
The repairs required to make the truck suitable for the couple’s road trips cost them around $25,000.
Renovations may appear to be an exorbitant cost. When you consider that an average house in their Nottingham area costs upwards of $250,000, the couple got a great deal, and dream home.
The pair made the most of their resources by repurposing spare items to add storage to the truck.
The space is adequately heated by this little burner.
They used artwork and collectibles to add personal touches wherever they could in her dream home.
The couple looked for the ideal pieces that would allow them to include all of their necessities without taking up too much room.
Doors are utilized to divide the room and make it appear larger than it is.
The living room has a minimalist design.
The bedroom appears to be just like any other, but it has hidden storage to enable the couple store their belongings without cluttering the space.
Every item in the living room is required for either comfort, utility, or storage – and occasionally all three at the same time! Every item in the truck was carefully considered by the pair.
As a result, they were able to fit everything they needed, including a full kitchen with plenty of storage, into the space they had.
The truck’s exterior was also revamped. The pair has moved off with their bread truck dream home to have plenty of adventures around Europe now that the last piece has been completed.
Iona and Martin have lately made the decision to live in the truck full-time. They aim to snowboard and travel around Europe while living a simple lifestyle and saving money for their next adventure.