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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 […]

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. […]

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; […]

Conditions for Adding Second Story to a Prefab Home

Prefab homes for sale include single story, two-story, as well as doublewide home styles. The general contractors would turn a single-story prefab into a two-story by taking off the upstairs roof and replacing it with a new story featuring in-built roof. However, you would keep the unit as the same in a two-story prefab than in a doublewide when you add a story. The prefab building speed in a climate-controlled factory not only facilitates renovation but also necessitate the need for licensed contractors in prefab housing. Below are three conditions to be met in an extra story addition. Meeting Structural […]

Different Styles of Prefab Homes Available

Ever since its introduction in the housing industry, prefab homes have emerged as a clear alternative to conventional homes. Many manufacturers started producing prefab homes that incorporated many of the features that a traditional home lacks. The increasing favor of such homes is mainly attributed to such features like durability, energy efficiency, and customization possibilities. Moreover, another crucial factor that made it highly favored among the masses is its availability in different home styles. Most modern prefab homes are now available in various housing styles just like a conventional home. Below are some of the popular modular home styles available […]

Using Recycled Materials for Prefab Homes

The recycled materials may be used as an alternative to standard materials on the prefab homes. Some home renovators use organic material instead of inorganic components just to add to the “green” part of prefab housing. Below are some examples of recycled materials used in different parts of a module. On the Decks Salvaged wood or wood resin can be blended with foam plastic on the prefab home deck. This type of landscape pays off despite being an elementary composite deck. Prefab home manufacturers insulate and change the colors on landscaped decks as a standard. Fencing Prefab Homes Rubber is […]

Benefits of Tiny Vacationing Homes

To find vacated small prefab homes can be a necessity for the vacationers. The tiny home movement has been doing the rounds for a while as of now. Think of clubbing the two concepts – vacation and tiny home – that would create an impression of fun for sure. When walls close, prefabs provide comfort inside the fully vacated adobes. Spending Precious Little Time in Tiny Homes Vacationers hop on and off from place to place, spending precious little time with loved ones. In small prefab homes with space-savvy adobe, one may as well live big. Hundred square feet big or as […]

Common Warranty Services for Prefab Housing

Virtually, all new homes will need a warranty service work at one point or the other. The imperfection of the workers or materials will make the need for warranty service work. The countless different materials that are used to make the house may not always respond the way as they were designed and may lead to undesirable results at times. Warranty Service on Setup When you buy a new prefab housing structure, you will expect it to be delivered without any mistakes, damages, or defect, which is quite natural. If you find that there are any issues, you will expect […]

Factors That Affect the Cost of Prefab Homes

The immense popularity and the numerous comforts offered by modular construction have urged many prospective homebuyers to look for prefab homes for sale in their area. You can easily find professional and experienced prefab home dealers who offer prefab homes for sale. Building or buying prefab homes is a worthy investment but there are a few factors to consider before buying one. The first and most important factor to consider is the cost of the prefabricated house. If you have a good idea on the factors that affect the cost of prefab homes, you will be able to decide whether […]

Facts about Small Prefab Homes Using SIP

To pronounce the SIPs (Structured Insulated Panel) as “SIP panel” is somewhat redundant considering the “P” in SIP stands for “Panel”. Never mind, these insulations are added on prefab homes with layers of oriented strand board put in between the modules. Below is some information regarding the use of SIPs in small prefab homes. SIP Modules are Used on the Side Walls When put to blower door tests, the SIP doors showed five times more air tightness than stick-built modules. Blower doors are machines, which can be used to know the air tightness of buildings. In SIP construction method, fewer […]