How to Get Started On Your Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Building of your own Little Rock home will require substantive and thoughtful planning that must be accomplished in the beginning process. Your dwelling will comply with all of the local building codes but you’ll still need to prepare for the boundary line locations, and obtain all usual building permits. Additionally, you will need to find out soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line so as to create the design.

Your preparation needs to incorporate obtaining the property or home as well as identifying where you should set the house within the property. As the property owner, you will need to also establish a plan for the development of the perimeter foundation wall structure, which needs to be perfectly square to be able to support the modules when installed. One particular essential item of your program is to plan a thirty-foot diameter space located near the foundation and free from trees and wires that’s perfectly level to be able to place the building crane employed to set in place the modules in position on the foundation.

Don Beck Modular Home Consultant

Hello, I am Don Beck, your Modular Home Consultant for Little Rock, Arkansas. If you have any questions, please call me toll free!

Designing A New Modular Home

The design of your new modular home will begin by establishing the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development site. All of these have to be incorporated during the structure from the outset, as well as incorporated into the engineering step of the plan. When planning a modular home, you’ll want designs for your attached car ports, verandas or decks as they are not a part of the modular home design. is significant that you catalog what you want to plan into the home so it can be determined that these can be included into your plan.

There are no limits to the square footage of your plan using modular homes; presently we see variations as large as 1500 to 3000 square feet built in 32 modules, with your typical range between 4,000 to 6,000 square feet within ten to twelve components. Each and every home design Express Modular sells are built this way, including our modular log homes and our many enviro-friendly home options.

Installing A New Modular Home Structure

When the assembly of the sections is finished and they’re brought to your home site we begin the crucial stage of the home’s installation – the placing of your sections by the assembly crew employing construction crane gear. Once these are positioned, the last step of your installment will be the finishing of the installation of utilities, painting, installing the floors, as well as the create of your equipment. Cleansing and testing makes certain all aspects are in excellent working order and the remaining inspections and occupancy permits can be completed. Usually, the external perimeter drive way, patios, paths as well as patio decking are installed to finish the work and then the house is ready for occupancy.


Building Green

Express Modular homes are built “greener” and are more energy efficient than conventional households of 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.

All the heat retaining material and other materials employed in production are manufactured in the residence right from inception. Energy-efficient home appliances seem to be common and with upgrades,your home will become even more eco-friendly. Both climate-control manufacturing setting and reusable components offer additional options for an enviro-friendly house. Using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, the question of green modular homes is easy.

We Manufacture Modular Homes in Little Rock

What Our Customers Are Saying

  • Our modular log home was easier than we ever could’ve thought. We look forward to years of family gatherings in our new log home.
    Mark (Asheville, NC)

  • Our modular log home was easier than we ever could’ve thought. We look forward to years of family gatherings in our new log home.
    Cameron (Xenia, OH)

  • We love our new home. Thank you for making our dreams come true!
    Sandra & Dave (Little Rock, AR)

  • We’d looked over many designs from many builders and the options and prices on a prefabricated home were unbeatable.
    Nancy & Jim (Lubbock, TX)