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Vintage Camper Renovation


It was like visiting Pinterest in real life. Mark Bertel Jr. Construction has taken vintage camper trailers, a school bus, even a wagon from the 1800s and transformed them in whimsical ways. Food trucks, tiny homes and pop-up shops all over the U.S. have gotten their start just outside Mountain Home, Arkansas.

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James is Arkansas's youtuber and has been THE Volkswagen Bus guy on YouTube since 2010. When he's not taking you on a family road trip, James shows you behind the scenes of people building their dream lives, including his own. From his viral success making rainbow cupcakes, putting the finishing touches on the family's relocated 1936 Craftsman farmhouse and visiting Yellowstone, Route 66 or the other side of their mountain in the Ozarks, the experience is always diverse and fun.

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2 responses to “Vintage Camper Renovation”

  1. […] his work with construction and crafting minimalistic interiors, as he has done for the Dels, by renovating retro campers into food trucks. A Mountain Home native, Bertel has spent some time in St. Louis, where he became […]

  2. Rochelle Enida Segura says:

    I want one exactly like this one!

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