How much does it cost to renovate a travel trailer?
Looking at RV Trader today, I found a restored 1969 Traveleze trailer at 18 feet for $9,995.
That is literally a 52% difference from the Forest River trailer at $21,000.
Depending on what you’re looking for, except to pay between $8,000 and $70,000 for a renovated trailer.
How do you refurbish a travel trailer?
So before taking off on your great summertime excursion, you start a journey of a different kind — the journey of refurbishing your travel trailer.
- Fix the leaks.
- Remove rust.
- Prime your trailer.
- Paint your trailer.
- Remove damaged wood.
- Fix the bathroom.
- Fix your furniture.
How do you remodel a vintage travel trailer?
6 Cheap And Easy Ways To Upgrade A Vintage Trailer
- Install new flooring. In this renovation, the old carpeting had served its time and was ready to go.
- Replace dated and worn fabrics.
- Repaint, repaint, repaint.
- Change out lighting fixtures.
- Consider a wooden countertop.
- Don’t forget the exterior.
Are camper trailers worth it?
Compared to the purchase price of some off-road caravans, or the cumulative costs of staying at a hotel, resort or in Airbnb accommodation, camper-trailers are a relatively low-cost option. So a camper-trailer is well worth the cost, which works out to be not too much at all anyway.