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Prefab Housing

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Tips for Selecting the Right Floor Plan

Finding the right floor plan is highly important when building a modular home. However, the process of selecting the floor plan remains an overwhelming task for most homebuyers new to prefab housing. For this, it is crucial to determine the various aspects related to floor plans and the home. One of them includes clearly understanding your needs and wants related to the home. Described below are some helpful tips for choosing the right floor plan for your modular home. Budget In the process of selecting a good floor plan, it is vital to have a proper budget. This includes having […]

Key Questions to Ask When Selecting a Modular Home

The popularity of modular homes has enabled many potential buyers to choose them over a conventional housing option. Yet the process of looking for suitable prefab homes remains an overwhelming task for many buyers. Buyers are presented with an extensive array of options that includes numerous brands, land options, and floor plans available. However, selecting the right modular home that caters to the requirements and needs of an individual is crucial. For this, close contact with the manufacturer will address any needs related to housing. Below are some key questions to consider before selecting a prefab home. Is There Any […]

Components of Prefab Home HVAC Systems

The Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning system of prefab homes usually consist of a hot water baseboard or electric baseboard to heat the house. Some of the modular home manufacturers will install ductwork in the factory itself, but most of the homeowners prefer the heating and cooling ductwork to be installed on the site. In such case, the factory will prepare the home for the site work to install heating and cooling systems by adding chases to run the power lines, and duct work to the attic spaces of the home. Ductwork The ductwork of the home will be located […]

Why Prefab Homes Construction is More Sustainable than Conventional Home Construction

Modular construction has shown a significant growth in the last decade. Many potential homebuyers believe that this is because modular construction is less time consuming and a lot cheaper than conventional site-built home construction. However, many recent studies conducted by experts in the housing industry revealed that these are not just the reasons for the popularity of prefab homes. Small prefab homes are eco-friendly, self-sustainable and they can be customized according to the needs of the homeowner. In addition to that, the construction process of prefab homes is also a lot more sustainable. Here are a few reasons that will […]

Few Things to Include in your Prefab Housing Contract

The first and most important thing to do after finding a prefab home dealer with a project estimate is to create a proper contact. You should make sure that the formal contract is fully detailed and accurate before you sign it. So, ask your home builder to include all the necessary details including the small ones. If you want to include any upgrades or any other extras to your prefab home, then you should also enter it in the contract. If you fail to state all of your demands and wishes in your contract clearly, then the homebuilder may forget […]

Prefab Home Heating and Cooling Systems

If you are considering prefab housing as an option to build your dream home, then you will need to think about the heating and cooling system for the prefab home. Usually, it is an afterthought, but the heating and cooling system that you choose for your home will have a big impact on the costs and quality of life in the home. Let us look at some of the heating and cooling options that are available for prefab homes. There are mainly three options for heating and cooling systems – split systems, wood heaters, and ducted systems. Read on to […]