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Preliminary Preps for Building the Master Bedroom in Small Prefab Homes

Homeowners love the master bedroom in small prefab homes and give it the maximum attention when buying or constructing a home. In fact, you could convert any of the small bedrooms in your house into a master bedroom on your own and give your family a comfy sleep. Below preliminary preps would help you build a large master bedroom inside small prefab homes by way of conversion and home addition. Get Addition Permits If you have a general contractor working on the bedroom conversion, then they would pull out the permit for home addition on your behalf. However, if you […]

Challenges in Building Retreat Prefabs on a Slope and Planning the Anchoring

Plenty of factors are considered when building a prefab housing remotely or in cities, the topography of land being the main factor. Sloping land offers a way to build the prefab modular home in a top location and lead campy lives somewhere. The sloping block is not without its challenges though, but when general contractors anchor the home planned on slopes, it would give the best way to live a relaxed life. People are skeptic about the topography in hilltops and mountains, and sometimes even the countryside or the sea. However, that skepticism is not often warranted in prefab housing […]

Tips for Restyling the Bathroom in Prefab Homes

You do not have to hire contractors, spend a fortune, and undertake a bathroom renovation process to bring a fresh and attractive look to the bathroom of your prefab house. Making a few small-scale changes in the bathroom of your house is enough to transform the space but several modular homeowners fail to realize this. If you have no idea on how to transform the bathroom of your prefab home without spending too much money, then the below-listed tips might help you achieve the task with ease. Accent Wall Apply a new attractive paint on one of the walls of […]

Ways to Convert Prefab Homes into Smart Homes

Prefab homes have several distinctive features that qualify them as the future of housing. This includes the ability to upgrade and carrying out modifications and other additions easily. Prefab homes utilize some of the modern methods in construction that offers good comforts to the inhabitants. Most of the small prefab homes offer exceptional living standards within their compact living spaces. Moreover, they are designed in such a way to add more components for enhancing the functionality and look of the home. Due to these features, prefab homes are ideal for converting into smart homes. This will equip the home with […]

How to Get Rid of Mold and Mildew from your Prefab Home

Damp weather and presence of humidity inside your prefab home can act as a magnet for mold and mildew growth. This can be big problem for the people living inside the home, especially if anyone is allergic to spores. The best way to deal with mold and mildew is to remove it without a trace as soon as you find it. This will help you avoid any chances of permanent staining. Typically, mold and mildew grow in the damp areas of the home, like basements and bathrooms, but they can grow in any area with humidity and low ventilation too. […]

Important Steps in Leasing Out Prefab Homes

The attractive value of prefab homes has made it a preferred choice in the real estate sector. Prefab housing is now considered as the preferred living option for many and this has significantly increased its value in the housing market, the result of which is an exponential growth of prefab homes. Beside its resale and other market values, prefab homes also qualify as an excellent option in leasing out for others. However, there are various key steps to carry out before leasing prefab homes that will help you in preparing the home before it is being handed out for rental. […]

Home Improvements that Will Boost the Market Value of Prefab Homes

Building a prefab home confers numerous benefits to the homeowner such as affordability, increased customization options, and energy efficiency. Currently, prefab homes have good value in the market as they have emerged as a reliable and durable housing option like a conventional site-built home. Of course, increasing the market value is the key priority for prefab homes for sale, as it will allow homeowners in getting the maximum profit. The market value of prefab homes can be significantly increased by allocating certain additions and improvements into the homes. Unlike site-built homes, it is much easier and less expensive to carry […]

Painted Sidings and Sidewalks Makeover a Prefab Home Externally

The homeowners rise and shine each day once subcontractors put sidewalks on prefab homes and use fresh paint on the sidewalls with quality texture. In prefab housing, there is no compromise on aesthetics even as experts in real estate insist that one shall repaint their homes every 4 to 6 years to keep its external appeal captivating. Besides, a waiting time of 10 years would make renovators work painstakingly hard to modify one. It is said that the positive of vinyl siding far outweigh the cons. Sidewalls get exposed to outside weather and to avoid paint deterioration use acrylic paint […]

Weatherization and Winterization are Similar Prefab Concepts with a Noted Exception

When buying small prefab homes, people show interest in certified modules only to keep a steady temperature inside the home. The main purpose of a sustainable dwelling is to keep living temperature intact and maintain the artificial cooling and heating to adequate. In effect, energy-efficient green home means occupancy is comfortable throughout seasons and that you won’t have to rely heavily on HVAC systems like heaters and air conditioners. Some countries have star-rating systems, which calculate the sustainability of small prefab homes and other dwellings. In Australia, the system rates a particular dwelling from a scale of 0 to 10; […]

Three Popular Specifications in Colonial-Style Prefab Housing

The raised ranch prefabs featuring a patio door up-front are common in America. The modular home manufacturers in America demo ranch-style homes having a basement elevated fully or partly off the ground. Meanwhile, it is often the general contractor who buttons up a ranch-style prefab in the homeowners’ property with a split-entrance right at the threshold of the patio. Below three home specifications are generally used by American builders dealing in this type of prefab housing. Ranches are Colonial Styles In traditional prefab housing, raised-ranch prefabs have an elevation of up to four inches off the ground and a wooden […]