Building A Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Construction of your new Citrus Heights abode requires significant and specific planning which should be completed at the start of your project process. Your new dwelling is going to conform to all of the local building codes but you will still need to arrange for the boundary line settings, and obtain all usual building permits. Moreover, you will have to find out soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line so as to produce your new design.

Your preparation ought to feature purchasing property as well as deciding where you should set your house within the property. As the owner, you must also create a plan for development of a perimeter foundation wall, which needs to be completely aligned to be able to support the modules upon arrival. One particular critical item of the program will be to have a thirty-foot diameter space positioned close to the foundation and totally free of trees and wires which is perfectly level in order to position the construction crane utilized to set in place the actual modules around the foundation.

Don Beck Modular Home Consultant

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Planning A New Modular Home

Design for your new modular home starts by establishing the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of your construction location. All of these need to be incorporated within the design from the start, and included in the engineering phase of your design. When planning a modular home, you will want layouts for your attached garage areas, porches or outdoor patios as they’re not an element of the modular home plan. is very important that you catalog what you need to plan into the home so it can be established that these can be included into the design.

There are no limits to the size of of your plan using modular homes; currently there are variations as big as 1500 to 3000 square feet constructed in Thirty-two components, with your common range between 4,000 to 6,000 square feet in ten to twelve modules. Each house plan Express Modular makes available are built in this way, including our modular log homes and our many enviro-friendly home options.

After the assembly of your sections is complete and they’re brought to your property location we start the crucial step of your installation – the setting of your components by the installation crew using construction crane equipment. When they are placed, the final step of the set up is the finishing of installing utilities, painting, installing all the flooring, as well as the set-up of your equipment. Cleaning top to bottom and testing makes certain everything is in proper condition and the remaining inspections and occupancy permits will be completed. Typically, all the outer perimeter entrance, patios, walks along with decking are set up to complete the project and the house is set for occupancy.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular homes are designed “greener” and are even more energy-efficient than classic residences of the past. All the insulating material as well as other resources included in production are built in the house right from inception. Energy efficient appliances seem to be traditional and with upgrades,your home will become even more eco-friendly. The climate control production setting and reclaimed components provide additional opportunities for a sustainable residence. By using low flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your totally green modular home environment is complete. 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:

All the insulating material as well as other elements included in production are designed in the home right from the start. Energy efficient appliances will be traditional and using upgrades,your residence becomes even more eco-friendly. Both climate-control production environment as well as recycled materials offer added opportunities for a sustainable home. Using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, choosing green modular homes shouldn’t be too difficult.

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What Our Customers Are Saying

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