new floor

In the ARC workshop today – the other motorhome project we are working on – an Airstream 280 – is getting a lovely new Amtico floor.

Amtico floor in an Airstream 280

Amtico floor in an Airstream 280

Meanwhile we have made this end cap to fit a new interior for one of our projects.

Airstream end cap


A roof and a floor

by ARC on January 27, 2015

In the ARC workshop today – as regular blog readers will probably know – we’re currently working on two motorhomes – a Winnebago style vehicle and an Airstream 280 motorhome. Here you can see how the curved wooden roof of the Winnebago is starting to take shape:


And here the Airstream motorhome is getting a new floor:

Airstream motorhome

Keep your eye on the blog to see how these two glamorous projects progress over the coming months….

Pukka Teas Airstream

13 January 2015

In the ARC workshop today – work is well underway on one of our new projects for 2015 – an Airstream for Bristol-based herbal tea company, Pukka Teas. Here you can see the new chassis being fitted into the vintage Airstream: And here is new employee Ed cutting a new floor ready to be laid [...]

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More work on the lodges and the pool house Airstream

18 August 2014

In the ARC workshop today – we’re doing some more work on the Airstream lodges. Here you can see a new floor going into lodge 1: Meanwhile Chris has been polishing the wheel arches on the pool house Airstream and making them gleam:

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A new floor for the second Airstream lodge

5 August 2014

In the workshop today, the team are busy working on the second of two Airstream hunting lodges for this client. The rust has been cleaned off of the chassis and it has been repainted before the new floor is laid.

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Underfloor Heating in the 56 Safari

26 March 2014

In the workshop today, the floor of the 1956 Airstream Safari is finished, with underfloor heating installed and insulated wheel arches, all ready for the next phase of the restoration.

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Fixing a rotten Airstream floor

7 March 2014

In the ARC workshop today the floor of this Airstream is rotten by the doorway – a common problem which is easily solved by ripping out the offending rot and replacing it with brand new phenolic plywood. These pictures show the extent of the rot and the work in progress.

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The 1953 Airstream Cruiser gets a new floor

28 February 2014

In the workshop today – following the structural work last week – the 1953 Airstream Cruiser now has a new phenolic floor: …and here’s an exterior shot of the Airstream Safari which is being transformed into a deluxe pool house, enjoying the spring sunshine:

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1953 Airstream Cruiser restoration

21 February 2014

In the workshop today – this 1952 Airstream Cruiser is getting the ARC treatment. The interior is being stripped out, the floor is coming out, the chassis is being painted and then it is being fitted with new insulation and a new floor as we repair it from the ground up. At the moment it [...]

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A New Airstream Floor is Laid

31 July 2013

In the ARC workshop today – this new floor has been screeded ready for our professional team to lay some beautiful Amtico flooring.

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