Home on the road | UT graduate student turns school bus into a tiny home

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — One student at the University of Tennessee is never far from home — literally. He can take it around with him.

Caleb Brackney, a graduate student studying architecture and landscape architecture, bought a Thomas International school bus last summer for $3,000, according to a release from UT. He then spent another $7,000 to turn into a tiny house.

He built a small kitchen on the bus, leading to a 7-foot bar where Brackney said he eats and does homework. He also built a living area past that, and a bedroom with a bathroom at the back of the bus. He said the back door of the bus acts as access to the shower, to rinse off without worrying about dirt getting inside.
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