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Family Buys Long School Bus for N2m, Converts It to Flat, Installs Kitchen Cabinet, Beds to Look Lik

Updated: Dec 27, 2022



. A woman has gone online to share how her family spent N2m to get an abandoned bus and converted same to a flat


. The woman said that they spent over $20,000 converting the bus to a habitable space for her family


. Many TikTokers who briefly saw the interior of the bus said that it was really a big cost-saving move


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To save money, a family, @roamwithbus, decided to buy old school bus and convert the vehicle to their home. It took them many hours to see it to completion.


After paying $4500 (N2,009,835) for the vehicle, the got work. The mother of the family said they spent $1250 (N558,287.50) on outside materials like paints.

People said that the home looks lovely. Photo source: TikTok/@roamwithbus



Beautiful bus conversion


For lumbers and counters, they spent $3732 (N1,666,823.16). Electrical and appliances gulp $8106 (N3,620,382.78). They had to part away with $1342 (N599,377.46) for plumbing works.


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To make the interior of the bus cool, they spent $2,125 (N949,088.75), bringing their total conversion cost to $21,055 (N9,403,794.65). The woman said that his cheap, considering that they spent $22,500 (N10,049,175) a year on rent.


Watch the vide below:



As at time of writing this report, the video has gathered over 3,000 comments with more than 300,000 likes.


Youth Hekima compiled some of the reactions below:


C.A said:


"It would have been nice to see the inside properly."


Vanne2018 said:


"That’s a really smart move cause they can live like that a couple of years save cash and buy their own house later on insted of paying alot of rent."


much_love_less_hate said:


"In 10 years from now, half of the population will be living in buses and vans."



Pocahontas said:


"I like the fact you did everything yourself."


Karter Johnston said:


"All in $20k!!! Woah that’s dirt cheap very practical."


Lady arranged her 1 room well


Meanwhile, Youth Hekima earlier reported that a young lady, @sebeti, who rented a one-room apartment has made a video to show people how she portioned the space into different sections.



At the entrance of the apartment is her gas cylinder. Beside it was her cooker, kitchen cabinet and fridge. The kitchen part of the house was well arranged.


The lady placed her bed in the rear section of the room and complemented the space with a beautifully made wardrobe.


Source: Youth Hekima





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