First I want to go over a few key points on why I want to do this monthly RV cost review.
- I have not found any Full-Time RV living cost breakdowns
- Keep me accountable
- Track my true RV costs
- Show others it might be an option to not only accelerate their FIRE journey but build a more intentional lifestyle.
- RV Payment $0
- Paid the RV off
- Truck Payment $0
- Paid the truck off
- RV Insurance Payment $0
- Paid for 12 months in November 2021.
- RV Registration $0
- Truck Registration $0
- Campground Site $1,250
- RV Internet $50
- Propane $0
- Gas $0
- Misc $15
Monthly Total – $1,315
2022 Total – $1,315
Total To Date – $31,883
RV Lifestyle Thoughts
Geeze I can’t believe I missed two months in a row to update my costs! Oh well, I’m back on it now.
I finally completed everything on my checklist! Go me!!!
Clean up wires in cargo Maybe run wires from the roof through the ceiling Clean up roof wires Install new 200-watt panel
The big jobs were fixing the slideout floor and running the wires into the RV through the roof. Yet it was well worth the work. Now every time I move I don’t have to climb on the roof to unplug the solar panels.
I do have some more big renovations coming up on the RV. Right now I plan to repaint the interior and update a few things to make it feel more like a home and look updated. The paint I’m using is stain-resistant and allows you to wipe off stains with ease. Our current paint you can wipe off but it’s not easy nor fun.
After this next renovation, I think I will be done for a while with RV projects. Or at least I hope so!
I finally painted my interior of the RV!!! Wow, it was a tough job, especially living in it. I also did a custom floor on my slideout. It’s gorgeous especially when the sun or light hits it.
Only have a few more small things to work on the RV. Change out a few handles and light fixtures. I am going to get the outside washed and waxed, but I am outsourcing for that. Figure this year I am going to try to outsource more things to small businesses and get my time back.
I still am really enjoying the lifestyle.
In case you missed it here is last month’s breakdown. Keep on the journey and path!
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