Frequently Asked Questions

Below is a list of frequently asked questions designed to help out our clients with key information.   We are always here to answer questions not covered below via email, info@puravidavans.com or by phone, 1-604-849-3899.

Where are you located and what are your hours?

Our shop is located in beautiful Squamish BC, and we are only open by appointment.

When is your next availability for a full conversion?

Currently we are booking about 4-6 months out for a full conversion, however please contact us with your project idea and we will see if we can accommodate you.

What types of vans do you work on?

For full conversions we work on the Mercedes Sprinter and Ford Transit platforms. We do perform partial conversions on the Dodge ProMaster. However we are always interested in new projects so please contact us to discuss what we maybe able to do for you.

How long does it take to convert a van?

A typical van conversion will take about 4 - 5 months start to finish, including design, sourcing supplies and construction. Many of the components used in a build are shipped from overseas, so we need to allow for shipping and processing time.

Do you have a Standard build package?

Our full builds are custom built specifically to our clients wants and needs. However we do have an interior finish package available which offers, panelling, basic electrical system, a roof vent and a removable aluminum bed system.

Do you work on partial conversions?

If our shop time allows we are happy to assist with DIY projects, or installs. Check out Services for an overview. Please note that we don’t install customer supplied parts.

Do you sell converted vans?

No we do not sell converted vans at the moment. We can assist in sourcing a van for your custom conversion.

Do you provide the van for a build?

No, our clients bring their own vans to be converted. If you’re looking for a van, we can connect you with some of our sources to help you find one.

Do you provide financing?

No, we currently don’t provide financing on our builds.

Do you work with clients from the U.S.A?

Yes, we would be happy to work with you on your project. However, the van must be supplied by you and purchased in the U.S.A