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The Cost of Living

So, what does it cost to live and travel in a Motorhome? I can’t speak for everybody out there, but I can show you my monthly expenses..

( * Cost of heating if winter is spent in a cold place)

Item Description
Annually Cost Monthly Cost
Rego
$1950.00+$150.00 $162.50+$12.50
Insurance +$250.00
+$21.00
Food
$3600.00
$300.00
Phone/Internet
$420.00
$35.00
Water
$35.00
$2.90
Hot Water/Cooking/Heating*
$235.00(*$535.00)
$19.55($44.55)
Miscellaneous
$1800.00
$150.00
TOTALS:
$8740.00
$728.45

Materials Used

This is the list of materials used so far… I thought it may help other people when planning budget costs, to get a better estimate.

Please note that this list is still growing until the project comes to an end. You may want to add an extra 5% to the final figure as not all items were kept on record!

Material Quantity Average Cost
Selleys Liquid Nails cartridges
63 $368.00
Various Silicone cartridges
14
$182.00
Various Screws boxes of 100-500
34
$428.00
Various steel length
many
$645.00
Composite Aluminium panels
34
$2195.00
Insulation panels
12
$520.00
Sikaflex large cartridges
26
$520.00
Studs for walls and structures
32
$352.00
Plywood panels in 7,12 and 19mm
17
$870.00
Timber profile (all)
30 length
$390.00
Aluminium profile (all)
26 length
$1137.00
Vinyl Floor + Glue
16 Sqm
$1045.00
Fuel for all pickups
1040 Lt
$1374.00
Paints & Varnish(various)
many
$960.00
Complete Solar Systems
2
$5810.00
Hydraulic System
1
$6820.00
Garage components
many
$660.00
Electrical components (all)
many
$4090.00
Appliances (all)
many
$5120.00
Bedroom components
many
$3885.00
Bathroom components
many
$3540.00
Plumbings Material
many
$865.00
Tanks (all)
7
$3700.00
Kitchen components
many
$4150.00
Living/Dining components
many
$3185.00
Dashboard & Frontend
many
$2270.00
New Tyres
6
$2520.00
Rubber Profiles
many
$640.00
  GRAND TOTAL  SO FAR:
$61,283.00
     

Project Completion

Entire Project 100%
Coach Preparation 100%
Modifications 100%
Top Frame Conversion 100%
Bins Conversion 100%
Electrical 100%
Plumbing 100%
Garage 100%
Bedroom 100%
Bathroom 100%
Kitchen 100%
Dining 100%
Living 100%
Dashboard 100%
Floors 100%

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