Building A Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Building of your new Cathedral City home will require considerable and thoughtful investigation that should be done in the beginning strategy. Your residence is going to comply with all of the local building code requirements but you will need to plan for the perimeter line locations, and obtain virtually all building permits. Furthermore, you will have to determine soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line in order to create the design.

The preparation must feature acquiring the property or home as well as determining the best place to established your house within the site. As the owner, you will need to also create a plan for construction of the perimeter foundation wall, that needs to be properly square so as to support the modular home when installed. One particular critical piece of your program is to plan a thirty-foot diameter space situated close to the perimeter foundation that is devoid of trees and wires which is perfectly level in order to place the construction crane employed to set modules constantly in place around the footing.

Don Beck Modular Home Consultant

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Creating A New Modular Home

The design of a new modular home starts with ascertaining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development location. All of these must be utilized within the structure from the beginning, as well as employed in the engineering phase of the plan. When planning a modular home, you will need designs for your attached garage areas, verandas or outside patios as they are not part of the modular home design. It is important that you catalog what you need to plan into the home so that it can be established that these can be included in your design.

There is no limit to the size of to the design with modular homes; at present we see variations as large as 1500 to 3000 sq . ft . built in Thirty-two segments, with your common range from 4,000 to 6,000 sq ft within 10 to 12 components. Each and every floor plan Express Modular sells are created in this way, including our log homes and our many enviro-friendly home options.

Installation of The New Modular Home

Once the assembly of the modules is done and they are delivered to your home location we start the crucial phase of the home’s installation – the setting of your modules by the assembly team using construction crane equipment. Once they’re placed, the final step of the installment will be the completing installing utilities, painting, installation of all the flooring, along with the installation of the equipment. Cleansing top to bottom and tests makes certain everything is in excellent condition and that the final home inspections as well as occupancy permits can be completed. Usually, the outer perimeter driveway, porches, paths as well as decks are installed to finish the project and the residence is ready for occupancy.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular residences are made “greener” and are usually more energy-efficient compared to traditional households in the past. There are many national and regional green building labeling programs throughout the country that all provide varied elements of green building techniques. Follow this link to learn more: Green Home Rating Comparison

All the insulating material as well as other resources employed in manufacturing are manufactured into the house right from inception. Energy-efficient appliances are traditional and with upgrades,your residence will become more green. The climate control manufacturing setting as well as re-cycled materials offer added possibilities for a sustainable residence. By using low-flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your green modular home environment is complete.

We Manufacture Modular Homes in Cathedral City

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