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Ordering Recommendations for 2021 Ford Transit Vans

Ordering Recommendations for 2021 Ford Transit Vans

Author: Carey deVictoria-Michel Welcome to Freedom Vans' Ford Transit ordering recommendations post! Freedom Vans recently published an article with recommendations on ordering a Mercedes Sprinter van for a conversion. Since then we have had much inquiry around what...

16 Design Ideas for Van Kitchen Layouts

16 Design Ideas for Van Kitchen Layouts

16 Design Ideas for Van Kitchen Layouts Author: Carey deVictoria-Michel We won’t tell you exactly how to design the kitchen in your sweet van home. Each van is unique and the fun is in making it your own. There are lots of things to think about though when making up...

Vanniversary Interview of ‘Whistler’

Vanniversary Interview of ‘Whistler’

    “You can move along at your own pace, without having to adhere to a schedule. During the pandemic it has been easy to avoid crowded areas obviously…We only need to shop for groceriesabout once a week at most. We don't need to make reservations!  Waking up with...

Advice for the D.I.Y. Van Builder

Advice for the D.I.Y. Van Builder

Taking on a van conversion on your own can be the most exciting and daunting project. Our team at Freedom Vans offered some simple pieces of advice to hopefully save you headaches in your D.I.Y. build.

How to Stay Warm in Your Van in the Winter

How to Stay Warm in Your Van in the Winter

Have you thought about how to make your van adventures in the cold months cozy and comfortable? It is not fun to have cold toes and a cold nose when you are trying to sleep in the mountains. There’s no need for that if you take the right approach in preparing your van...

Ordering Recommendations for Sprinters

Ordering Recommendations for Sprinters

One of the questions we get asked pretty often here at Freedom Vans is: Are there any specific features I should make sure my new Sprinter van from the dealership has? We can build out any high roof Sprinter or Transit that our clients bring to us, but there are...

Germaine

Germaine

Germaine was an exciting project for us, as it was for a couple from Australia who wanted a van conversion with the intention of riding mountain bikes and exploring the U.S. We started this business while traveling around Colorado for the Big Mountain Enduro mountain...

What To Know About Vent Fans

What To Know About Vent Fans

WHY ARE VENT FANS IMPORTANT? Adding a ventilation fan is one of the most important additions to a conversion, and we strongly recommend that all conversion vans have some way of ventilating their space. The forced air approach is the most effective way of doing this...

Bellingham Area: Living in your Van

The difficulty behind living in your van is a hushed subject as it is still an uncommon path for those who chose to reduce their responsibilities of property, and more so for those who did not have a choice. Whatever the situation is, we...

Bellingham 2018 Summer Van Rally

Join us for our 2018 Van Rally! Summertime is almost here. Celebrate it with us at our second annual van rally, to be located at our shop in Bellingham. Kombucha Town has partnered with us to provide free beverages for this free event, all for the love of our van...

How to Win the Battle with Condensation

How to Win the Battle with Condensation

Why do we care about condensation?Here at Freedom Vans, many of our clients are based out of the Pacific Northwest and endure the consistent humidity and resulting van condensation, so much that we thought we would throw in our two cents into the...

Make the most of your Bellingham visit

Make the most of your Bellingham visit

There is a reason why we chose to locate our shop in Bellingham. It’s small enough to feel unencumbered with city-life anxieties yet large enough that there is at least one Pho restaurant within two miles of you. We love this town with all of its complex social...

Bellingham Commercial Street Night Market Van Rally

Bellingham Commercial Street Night Market Van Rally

Bellingham Commercial Night Market Van conversion rally We had a fantastic time mingling with the Bellingham community at the Commercial Street Night Market Van Rally! This market was graciously planned and executed by the Downtown Bellingham Partnership. We wanted to...

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