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Clunky Old School Bus Converted into a Sweet Earthy Home With a Wood-fired Stove
Posted By Tafline Laylin On June 11, 2014 @ 2:50 pm In Architecture,carousel showcase,gallery,Green renovation | 10 Comments
It’s not always warm up in the mountains, so this beauty has a rustic wood-fired stove  that you’d see in any earthy library, except this one is keeping a small bus nice and toasty. To keep it from being over-heated though, it’s possible to simply crack a window to promote natural ventilation .
The bus home is lined with wholesome timber and features the same kind of secure shelving and furniture that one might see on a boat to ensure minimum disturbance during travel. It also comes with fully functioning plumbing. Although old vehicles such as these aren’t the most fuel-efficient, and it would be unwise to travel too much, it seems almost certain that overall this project has a smaller carbon footprint  than the average new home.
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Via Twisted Surfer 
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 rustic wood-fired stove: http://inhabitat.com/pascal-prokop-beats-harsh-swiss-winter-with-a-wood-stove-in-his-car/
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