Eco Airstream

Full-time living off the grid in a renovated Airstream. Photos by Y Studio Photography. More more here.


  • Oh, yeh! I want one just like it. Our living arrangements are quite diminished compared to what we were used to. I’d LOVE something like that! Woooo Hooooo!

  • Nelly says:

    which bit is eco exactly??

  • Cece says:

    Hey Nelly –

    The whole run down is on our website – but here’s the jist of it:

    – Dodge truck fueled by waste veggie oil pulls the Airstream and features of the Airstream include –

    – Natural earthen plaster walls – American Clay – now with over 5,000 miles traveled
    – 500 watt Solar power system – Two 130 watt flexible panels (High Flex Solar) and one 240 watt adjustable rigid panel.
    – Outback trio of products – a 2000 watt pure sine wave inverter/charger, 60amp charge controller and Mate 2 digital monitor. Existing batteries were replaced by four Fullriver DC224-6 6V AGM (Absorbed Glass Mat) Deep Cycle. We also use a Bogart Trimetric 2025RV battery monitor which tells data like % full, amps coming in or amps being used.
    – Tea Leaf Supreme eco – friendly mattress
    – Vida cork planks and natural linoleum flooring
    – Paperstone and natural linoleum counter tops
    – Organic twill fabric for reupholstered couch/sleeper
    – Madagascar Ebony Echo Wood veneer over existing cabinets. Installation involved a low VOC adhesive and finish.
    – Interior and exterior LED lighting. Included interior strip lights, puck lights, dimmers and waterproof exterior strip lights.
    – Lumicor recycled plastic architectural resin shower door
    – Kirei board (sorghum stalks) office desk using a low VOC finish
    – Composting toilet – Nature’s Head (waterless)

  • Bemo says:

    Where did Nelly go?

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