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Old 09-19-2006, 10:14 AM   #1
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I did almost the same thing with mine. Spent one winter with temps going down to 20 below. Only problem was the floor. Skirting and insulation will help that.
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Old 09-19-2006, 08:46 PM   #2
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Try and get some hay bales and put them around the skirt of your bus to cut down on air movement underneath your bus; otherwise when the wind howls, you're loosing heat all around.
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Old 10-01-2006, 02:20 PM   #3
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If you're going to skirt your bus with a natural material, use straw, not hay. Hay contains all sorts of stuff that rodents will find inviting.

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