1984 Airstream Excella 34′ – Driftwood

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Project Driftwood, a 1984 Airstream Excella 34′, is packed with everything you need for long trips off-grid with the family without sacrificing a modern farmhouse feel. This home away from home offers a cozy, rustic atmosphere plus a surprising amount of space.

Client: A couple with a new baby
Vessel: 1984 Airstream Excella 34′
Location: San Antonio Area, TX
Purpose: Home on wheels to travel to National Parks and RV Campgrounds

Design Highlights: Complete custom shell-off renovation. Serene crisp white walls and skylights throughout to brighten things up. Custom Cabinetry, soft close hardware and hand-antiqued brass latches. Stained wood throughout for a warm feeling. WFH capabilities via wifi/cell phone signal booster for devices and entertainment. Boondocking capabilities for off grid camping (robust Lithium Ion battery bank, inverter and electric power system).

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Exterior Amenities

  • 5″ Raised Aluminum Shell
  • 7″ Raised Ceiling and 12qty Automatic Skylight Housings
  • 180″ Brand New Zipdee Awning
  • Exterior 50 amp power connection
  • City Water Connection
  • Black and Grey Water Connection
  • Electronic 4 Corner Stabilizing Jacks and Tongue Jacks
  • Upgraded LED running lights and tail lights
  • Exterior Backup Camera Monitor
  • 2qt 25lb Polished Propane tanks
  • Polished Mag Wheels
  • Custom Mercedes Benz Exterior Paint
  • Reinforced Chassis, Rhinolined and protected undercoating

Interior Amenities

  • Paint and Stain grade Maple hardwood throughout.
  • German Hardwood Flooring
  • Handmade custom leather couch
  • Maple stained table tops
  • Custom latex foam queen mattress and bed platform with under storage and side table
  • Custom Cushions and Sunbrella fabric
  • New Aluminum interior skins painted
  • Cat box for pet
  • Recessed can LED lighting, and LED strip mood lighting throughout
  • 120V Sconce and reading lights
  • Kitchen with Ceramic Farm-style sink
  • Dupont Corian Counter Tops
  • Miele Cooktop
  • Vigo Kitchen Faucet
  • Kholer Fixtures
  • Oversized Center Wet-Bath with Teak finishes throughout and marble penny tile walls
  • Bathroom faucet
  • Dinette converts to a sleeping area and crib with rails
  • Ample storage throughout

System Features

  • New HVAC system
  • 30k BTU furnace
  • 2qty low profile Roof mounted Air Conditioning systems
  • Dual-Zone Thermostat
  • 200W Solar Panels with 600aH Lithium-Ion Battery Bank, Charge Controller and 2500Watt Inverter located under couch
  • 12v Electrical Panel
  • 120v Electrical Outlets throughout
  • Wifi Ready system
  • Digital systems and control displays

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