flooring

  1. Bigsidavies

    Ply floor lining thickness.

    Has anyone used 9mm ply to line their floor for a camper conversion I’ve put down 9mm batons and dodo mat in between which works out same overall height. mum about to cover in 6mm dodo liner before I ply line. I’ve put down my original 9mm Floor and there doesn’t seem to be any movement. I’m...
  2. B

    Replacing caravelle carpet with vinyl (2017)

    So here is my step by step on how I removed the carpet in a 2017 caravelle and replace it with IVC black bamboo vinyl..in the process I also added additional sound deadening, insulation and some cables for 240v and 12v sockets..the job is fairly straight forward but this is not a basic DIY job I...
  3. andy banes

    harder wood flooring that looks a bit smarter

    hi i use my swb t6 as a van and transport heavy ish motorbikes in the back they sit in their stands. i currently have a ply lined floor is there something a bit prettier perhaps in black thats as hard wearing maybe even cut to shape for a swb?
  4. simonnwt6

    Vinyl floor pre install Q

    Hi all, Vinyl floor has arrived but I cannot find a clear answer for a van install to avoid "stretch". If thats even something happens in vans. My ply floor is 1 piece so plan is to remove and adhere the full vinyl in the garden on some saw horses( no room inside) then once on trim. Questions...
  5. B@rrow

    floor liner ideas

    2017 , Just thinking of options for rear floor. Sides and ceiling are done need to move onto the floor now and take the pain to get the rock ‘n’ roll bed fitted. options 1) VW rubber load liner, I will need to get a swb van version so it doesn’t have the seat holes. Or 2) insulate ply line and...
  6. L

    Altro flooring or something else?

    I have a carpet fitted to my van which is now pretty dirty and past saving. What’s the best flooring to use in the back of a day van / camper..also the best place to buy it. Price conscious and his is it stuck down if you go the Altro route?
  7. CALLAKN

    Let’s see your flooring PLEASE!

    We really fancy a oak style flooring in the van. all flooring pics are welcome! We currently have the kombi load lining in! Cheers in advance callum
  8. Bobbych

    Ply Floor Template. T6.1

    So, just started my ply floor. Made an exact template from cardboard and hot glue. Will then make a 3mm MDF full size floor which will be my master template for the future. I will use this to make my 12mm ply floor.
  9. Skyliner33

    Looking For Aluminium Trim For Front Edge Of Floor

    Basically like the strip in this pic. Any ideas especially with links appreciated.
  10. D

    Ply Flooring Recommendations

    Hi all I’m looking for recommendations for companies to supply a plywood floor for a T6, based in the northeast, already wasted money buying a very poor fitting one off eBay, I’ve seen a few camper conversion companies doing some really good ones but they don’t post and are to far away.. any...
  11. CJ_T6-red

    For Sale Ply Floor For Swb T6

    For sale a 12mm ply floor for a SWB T6. Was fitted but realised with the floating floor I put under it, it was too tall. Had to get the 9mm. Has been trimmed to fit with the carpeting and has light dried glue on it. £20. Location Basingstoke. Collection only.
  12. Martin Gibson

    Sold Kombi Items

    Hello,ideal for anyone doing a panel van to kombi conversion. I have the following items for sale. 2 plus 1 rear seats in full red and black leather,unused and stored in the house since retrim costing nearly £1000,all floor brackets,tie down points and bolts. All items from a 2018 twin slider...
  13. Mr blue

    Just To Check

    When buying the vinyl Altro flooring for a swb t6 2metre x2.5metre will it be enough ? thanks
  14. Markymark

    Which Sikaflex

    Having a crisis of confidence! which of the many Sikaflex/Sikabond adhesive/sealants do folk recommend for sticking the batons to the metal floor before fixing new plywood floor? cheers Mark
  15. L

    Urgent Help

    I'm currently fitting my floor to my t6 I've got a 8mm MDF veneers with an additional 1mm oak either side (10mm floor total) Do I need to lay batons?... Can I not just bond it directly to the metal corrogations of the van floor?? The mdf/oak will be sealed with an oil. Thankyou for any...
  16. R

    How Do You Sound Deaden/insulate The Floor Before Altro?

    Hi guys just wondering how you would insulate and sound deaden the floor? I used silent coat and dodo thermo van liner for walls but not sure what to use for the floor? Also whats the process for putting an altro floor down? I currently have a factory Kombi rubber floor.
  17. MikeMc88

    Best Order Of Build?

    Is it best to do the electrics before I carpet and lay the altro flooring? I was hoping to do the carpeting first but I was just speaking to a local converter and he said to do the electrics either before or at the same time. My original plan was to put down the 12mm floor then lay the altro...
  18. A

    Under Ply Insulating/sound Deadening.

    Hi. I was wondering what product people are using to put under the ply floor? Something that has some insulating properties and sound deadening but also is not too thick! What are peoples thoughts? I've spoken to Sound deadening shop and they have recommended this... Dodo Pro Van Floor SWB Pack...
  19. LambethBoy

    Looking For Recommendations On Flooring Around Caravell Rails

    have got the rails in now and am having conflicting feelings about the best flooring to put down before carpet or Altro. What’s the best to use ply? Or as I’ve seen in @Coradia63 post it looks like OSB? Fitting Caravelle seat rails Any suggestions?
  20. Shoes

    Altro Wood Effect Flooring

    Hello all, Has anyone used the altro wood effect flooring in their vans? I'm looking for a wooden style floor in my van, what have you used? I've seen some with very narrow planks and I'm looking g for something about 150/180mm wide If you have any pictures that would be great Cheers Siôn
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