How to Get Started On Today’s Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Construction of your new Arkadelphia abode requires considerable and specific preparation which should be carried out at the beginning of process. Your new dwelling is going to conform to all building code requirements but you’ll need to prepare for the perimeter line locations, and have all usual building permits. On top of that, you will need to determine soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line in order to produce the new design.

The preparation needs to involve purchasing property or home along with choosing where to established the house on the property. As the property owner, you also need to create a plan for building of the perimeter foundation wall, that needs to be correctly aligned to be able to support the modules upon arrival. One essential piece of the program is to plan a thirty-foot diameter space positioned in close proximity to the foundation that is devoid of trees and wires which is completely level in order to position the construction crane employed to set in place the actual modules around the foundation.

Don Beck Modular Home Consultant

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Planning Your Modular Home

The design of a new modular home starts by determining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development site. These have to be utilized within the design from the outset, as well as employed in any engineering phase of your plan. You will need designs for any attached garage areas, verandas or outdoor patios as they are not part of the modular home plan. It is essential that you list what you need to design for your residence so it can be determined that these can be incorporated into the design.

There is no limit to the square footage of your plan with modular homes; presently we see layouts as big as 1500 to 3000 sq ft constructed in Thirty-two modules, with the common range from 4 to 6 thousand square feet in 10 to 12 components. Each home design Express Modular offers are designed in this way, including our log homes and our many enviro-friendly home options.

When the construction of your modules is finished and they’re transported to your home location we begin the crucial stage of your installation – the placing of your sections by the assembly team utilizing construction crane equipment. Once they are positioned, the last phase of your installment will be the completing the installation of utilities, painting, installing the floors, along with the create of your home appliances. Cleaning and testing makes certain all aspects are in good working order and the final home inspections and occupancy permits can be completed. Usually, all the outer perimeter drive way, patios, walks along with decks are set up to finish the project and then the home is ready for moving in.


Going Green in Home Building

Express Modular residences are designed “greener” and are usually even more energy-efficient compared to conventional residences in the past. Approximately fifty green home labeling programs around the country offer interesting and important aspects to building green. Check them out to see if one can help provide you more information.

The heat retaining material and additional materials employed in production are built in the house from inception. Energy-efficient home appliances are common and with upgrades,your residence becomes more eco-friendly. The climate-control production setting and reclaimed supplies provide added possibilities for an enviro-friendly abode. By using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, the question of green modular homes is easy.

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