There are many on-site caravans across Australia that are enjoyed by their owners throughout the year. There are also plenty of on-site caravans for sale where would-be owners are keen to purchase to. Whether you already have an on-site caravan or you are looking to purchase one, you may want to give it a spruce up to make your holidays more enjoyable.
Before considering any upgrades to your on-site caravan or an on-site caravan for sale, make sure you speak to the park management and check your contract. There may be limitations on what you can do to your van and you don’t want to get into a situation where you need to remove the adjustments down the track.
On-site caravans can be quite old and their interior design may be dated. There are some simple steps you can do that can make a big difference to the appearance and first impression that people get when entering your quaint holiday home. Here are some aspects for you to On-site caravans consider;.
Getting Rid of Clutter
On-site caravans can be sitting in the park for many years and each holiday the family leaves new toys and appliance in the van. This can accumulate and make the van look small and cramped. Do a spring clean and take out all the toys and appliances that you no longer use. Children grow up fast and they grow out of toys quickly. Might be a nice idea to donate your older toys to other kids in the park who are younger, nice way to keep good relationships with the other owners of On-site caravans.
Many Caravan Park enthusiasts love eating in the great outdoors, and there potentially may be many kitchen appliances that you never use. You may have found that you cook a lot of food on the outdoor BBQ and never cook inside. It’s better to be stress free without the clutter and remove what you don’t use.
Making altercations to the kitchen may be considered if you think the space is not properly utilized. If you are looking at on-site caravans for sale you may see that the kitchen can be organized in a better way. You could installing custom build shelves or a pull out panty. This can give you a lot more storage space and make the space look neater and less cluttered.
A Fresh Coat of Paint
When reviewing an on-site caravan for sale you may find that the color theme has a lot of brown and have a very outdated look and feel. The interior of a caravan can be put together very cheaply so the finishing’s a lot of times are chipboard covered in a plastic wood like veneer. This can be painted over to freshen things up.
Its best to take all the interior doors off their hinges to make it easier to paint. If you are not that experienced it’s not absolutely necessary. To start with use a makeover paint undercoat or primer as a first layer so that the acrylic coat you put on will stick. Then simply apply the color you want with care and you will be on your way to a new improved on-site caravan.
On-site caravans can be 15-20 years old and they may not have kept up with the advances in technology. While you are on holidays with your family you may want to enjoy listening to good quality music while enjoying the great outdoors. It’s easy to install a modern stereo or a I Phone dock station. You can even hide these items away in the cupboard with the speakers in the bottom to keep the van looking tidy.
A bar fridge can also be a nice idea to make your guests feel special. On-site caravans tend to have different wiring to your house so regular bar fridges may work off 240V while a recreation vehicle fridge will work off 12V. Consult a professional before connecting large appliances to caravan wiring.
Julian Rembrandt has spent the last 10 years in the hotel industry across Australia and Asia. Permanent Onsite Caravans have been around for many decades but the knowledge about how to make the right purchase decision has been limited. Julian helps to educate people on the best ways to go about owning an Onsite Caravan. Julian Rembrandt owns and operates Holidaylife.com.au, a listing site for Onsite Caravan for Sale.