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Transforming the Exterior of Prefabricated Homes

The immense popularity of modular housing has attracted several potential homebuyers to these housing structures over the last few years. Prefabricated homes are affordable and they can be easily customized as per the wishes of the homeowner. These are a few reasons why people choose prefabricated houses over conventional site-built homes. In addition to that, most of the modular prefabricated homes in the country are more eco-friendly than site-build homes. In addition to that, you can easily incorporate eco-friendly features to these factory-build homes and easily cut down your heating and cooling costs. However, several people who own older prefab […]

What Makes a Prefab Home Affordable and Contemporary?

Since modern prefab homes are assembled in a factory, they give sustainability of life to the home buyer. Further, it is said that green housing concepts suit the Scandinavian styled cabin prefab homes and provide economies of scale with speedy building cycles. Below are some known facts on the affordable prefab homes built by the green homebuilders and featuring the HUD-certified module. Terms may Interchange, but not the Factory Inspection The green homebuilder factory evades typical construction obstructions occurring due to inclement weather off the factory. The Housing and Urban Development advocates that builders should use green modules in prefab […]

Steps for Installing an A/C Handling Unit in a Prefabricated House

HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) systems can be a little bit complex in multistory and large homes, but when it comes to factory-built homes, they are usually one story, straight-line systems. Some of the newly designed prefabricated homes in the country often come with air conditioning, particularly in areas with cold climate. Adding air conditioning to the HVAC system of your prefabricated house is a simple process and you do not even have to hire a technician to do the job. However, you should have a clear knowledge on how to install an A/C handling unit in new manufactured […]

Effective Ways to Stay Under Budget while Building Prefabricated Homes

The budget is one of the key considerations while building a prefabricated home. At times, most homeowners tend to go over budget during the construction process. This is common in constructing any type of home, whether prefabricated or conventional site-built structures. Even homes that are constructed on a strictly planned budget can go wrong and exceed the allocated resources. However, there are many practical ways to tackle this problem and prevent over-budget issues. Below are some effective ways to stay within the budget while building prefabricated homes for sale or for living. Minimizing the Price of Items and Services When […]

Features of Prefabricated Homes that Makes Them the Ideal Sustainable Living Option

Sustainable living has generated quite a buzz among the public nowadays with most of them resorting to such living options. Prefabricated homes are the ideal living options to look for while putting sustainability the top priority. The construction of such home involves less wastage of the raw material, which aids in drastically minimizing the adverse impact on the surrounding environment. Besides the sustainable construction features, another key aspect of prefabricated homes is their high-energy efficiency. Below are some major feature of prefab homes that makes them the ideal sustainable and energy-efficient living option. Effective Heating and Cooling Due to its […]

Defying the Myths of Prefab Housing

Some prefab myths and facts have been doing the rounds since the 1960s. The clichés associated with traditional mobile homes are not that different to the affordable prefab homes either. Yet, the below given myths and facts seem to have somehow lasted through time. Given the fact that the pre-HUD homes still exist, exploring the history in prefab housing can be informative to vintage homeowners too. Myth: Prefabs are impossible to maintain Fact: No, they just incur higher upkeep costs in due course. Actually, prefab homes are less expensive to build when compared to traditional housing. Due to its factory-controlled […]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Modular Home Building Process

  Most affordable prefab homes are build indoors in a climate controlled factory-like setting. The finished products are then transported to the building site of the homeowner for assembling. Small modular homes are not mobile homes but both of these housing structures do share a few striking similarities. For a distinguishing point, manufactured houses are not installed on permanent foundations while most prefab modular homes are placed on a permanent foundation. However, it is true that even the best modular homes can also be moved from one location to another just like manufactured homes, although most homeowners prefer not to […]

What it Means to Live Tiny and Big in Prefabs

The tiny prefabs influence the daily activities at home with Wi-Fi synchronized appliances and gadgets. Such prefabs can be fast tracked as per the homeowners’ request from controlled factory environments. The prefabricated houses are seen in commercial spaces as well as small or home office. Below are five conventions in prefab housing which continues to improve high-end factory assembly. Customizations Specified by the Homeowner Plenty of affordable prefab homes is made of materials steel, metal, or even the recyclable material. In fact, metal as a material that offers module-based drop-in customization. The modules include sidewalls, skylights and vents, framed openings, […]

Building a Prefabricated House That Suits your Lifestyle

One of the key benefits of opting for a prefabricated house for living is the amount of customization it offers during the building of the home. This will facilitate the homeowner to come up with their own designs in the living space for accommodating all their family’s needs related to the home. When building a prefabricated house for living, it is especially important that you consider all the factors that will affect the usage of the home in the future. Below are some key factors to consider while building a prefabricated house that fits well with your lifestyle. Kids If […]

Benefits of Using Insulated Vinyl Siding in Modular Homes

Many of the modular home manufacturers use insulated vinyl siding in place of costly siding alternatives. Even though some of the manufacturers still prefer the traditional vinyl siding which is not insulated, it will be beneficial for you to use insulated vinyl siding, as it will offer a competitive edge your home. Concrete, wood, and other materials were used in siding earlier, as these materials can improve the aesthetic appeal of the home. Now, homeowners opt for insulated vinyl siding instead, as it offers beautiful looks to the home and is an energy efficient alternative. Insulated vinyl siding can cost […]