House Trucks Again

My appreciation for house trucks has grown immensely over the years.  It's not easy building a structure that is both light, strong, and wind-resistant.  Caravans, house trucks, and RVs have to undergo the rigors of hurricane weather every time they hit the road and still be light enough to be pulled.  If you are willing …

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Vardo Update

Over the weekend I had time to add a few, more recent, photos of the wagon to the Vardo page.  There are many requests and I assume there are quite a few people out there building their own.  Good luck to you all.

New Paint

Here's a preview pic of the new paint and some additions. Just about ready for the road again. Far from done, but this gives an idea of the new bling colors.  They don't look quite this vibrant in real life but the camera really brings them out.

Plan B

Several people have asked for a detailed "how to" for building a vardo.  My suggestions are this.  Decide on your basic design wants.  Traditional or modern construction?  Consider size and weight (I went for the minimum of both).  Consider materials.  This will determine construction technique.  As for traditional or modern?  Go look at some used …