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Prefab Housing

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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 […]

Crucial Buttoning up Works Done in Prefab Homes

The job of the prefab home manufacturer ends after the home is set firmly on its foundation. Buttoning up is the process of carrying out all the crucial finishing tasks of the home after securing it on the foundation. In fact, it is the job of the general contractor and the homeowner to carry out the necessary buttoning up work in the home. The importance of the process lies in the fact that there are many critical works to be done before the house is ready for living. Described below are some of the crucial buttoning up works to do […]

Why Prefab Homes are the Ideal Living Option for Retirees

Many retirees consider an altogether downsizing of the living requirements. They look for compact housing options due to the amount of maintenance that is required of larger homes. Prefab homes are the ideal living option for retirees and seniors considering this very aspect. In fact, it is a compact living option that comes with many benefits that a conventional home cannot provide such as lesser maintenance, energy efficiency, and affordability. Prefab housing is the best-suited living choice for retirees who wish to spend their time in a home that suits well with their lifestyle requirements. Below are some of the […]

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 […]

Things you Should Know about Size Limitations of Prefab Homes Construction

You might be familiar with the fact that manufacture of most prefab homes happens within climate controlled factories. These factory-built structures are then transported to the building site of the homeowner for installation. This implies that prefab homes may face certain size limitations, as they need to be transported from production to the installation site. Most of these size limitations are based on federal and state highway regulations. When we talk about size limitations, we are actually talking about the size limitations of the individual modules of prefab homes, meaning that your prefab home has no size limitations but the […]

Tips for Maximizing Energy Efficiency in Green Prefab Homes

Prefabricated homes have become immensely popular nowadays among buyers for their housing needs. They are generally an inexpensive option to conventional homes and are assembled in the controlled environments of a factory. The new growing trend of environmental consciousness and sustainability has been a great boon for the prefab housing industry. This has resulted in a renewed demand for a new type of housing and the many benefits offered by prefabs have made them well suited for the purpose. Prefab homes remain an affordable alternative in minimizing the wastes and expenditure than conventional homes. However, when considering a prefab green […]

How to Have a Beautiful Exterior for your Prefab Home

Living in a modular or mobile home is the latest trend that has grown immensely popular all over the world. If you are living in a prefab home, the tips that are shared below will help you have a beautiful exterior for your new home. Build a Front Porch Having a front porch will surely change the overall look of your prefab home. Some of the home styles, especially the colonial ones will look incomplete without a front porch. Adding a porch to your prefab will offer an inviting feel to the home, besides adding more living space to it. […]