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Impressa Modular, formerly Express Modular

Express Modular Announces Rebrand to Impresa Modular

The new brand reinforces the company’s investment in innovation and serves as an opportunity to remain unique in the marketplace. Rebranding to Impresa Modular Express Modular, established in 2008, started as a disruptive, technology-driven, custom modular home builder. We are changing our name to better …

Can Modular Housing Improve the Affordability of Housing?

At some point, you will have to consider becoming a homeowner. You can’t rent forever. Who wants to do that? Renting is sometimes referred to as tossing money down a drain because there’s no real investment. Whereas with homeownership, you’re investing. But over the years …

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Building Systems Win Big in Construction Scrabble

In the world of Construction Scrabble, Building Systems Win Big! In Scrabble, Building Systems score a 24 while Site Built scores an 11. While this is just a metaphor, it illustrates a point.  S1 I1 T1 E1 B3 U1 I1 L1 T1 11 B3 U1 …

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Offsite Modular Construction and Indoor Air Quality

Comfort, health, and safety are important when you are building a new home today. What issue encompasses all three of these items more than Indoor Air Quality? We are building homes so efficient today that in many cases, the indoor air quality (IAQ) is worse …

Fighting the Confusion – Blame the Frame

Today, more than ever before, we need well-designed, safe, and affordable housing. We can’t build homes fast enough to meet the current need for housing. The off-site construction industry is growing rapidly across the U.S. and in fact, around the world. But this has led …

5 Things I Bet You Didn’t Know About a Home

The New Year has begun and many people have started thinking about the design of their new home. For most of those thinking about building, it will be their first time. Lots of new concepts and design ideas are being tossed around. This means learning …

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Build a Home vs. Buy a Home: What Are Your Options?

As we start a New Year many have made moving into a new home their top New Year’s Resolution. But what does “new home” really mean? There are many options.  For some it could just mean moving into a home that is different from the …