Building A Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Construction of your own Morgan Hill home requires essential and specific preparation that needs to be accomplished at the outset of strategy. Your new abode will certainly conform to all local building code requirements but you’ll still need to prepare for the boundary line settings, and obtain virtually all building permits. Furthermore, you will have to find out soil type and conditions, water table as well as frost line in an effort to create your design.

Your preparation ought to involve buying the property or home as well as pinpointing the best place to established the building on the property. Being the owner, you also need to create a plan for development of the perimeter foundation wall, that must be completely square so as to support the modules upon arrival. One essential piece of your program would be to have a 30-foot diameter area positioned close to the foundation that is free from trees and wires which is perfectly level so that you can position the building crane used to set in place modules constantly in place around the foundation.

Don Beck Modular Home Consultant

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Designing A New Modular Home

The design of a new modular home will begin by establishing the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the construction site. These must be integrated in the design from the start, and employed in any engineering phase of the design. When planning a modular home, you will want layouts for any attached garages, verandas or outside patios since they are not part of the modular home plan. is very important that you catalog what you need to design for your residence so that it can be established that these will be incorporated into your design.

There is no limit to the size of of your plan using modular homes; at present there are designs as large as 1500 to 3000 sq ft built in Thirty two segments, with your typical range from 4,000 to 6,000 sq ft within ten to twelve components. All of the home designs Express Modular makes available are created this way, including our modular log homes and our many green home options.

Once the construction of the sections is done and they are brought to your home location we start the crucial stage of your installation – the placing of the sections by the assembly crew employing construction crane equipment. Once they are positioned, the last phase of your installment will be the finishing the installation of utilities, painting, installation of all the floors, as well as the set-up of the home appliances. Cleaning top to bottom and tests makes sure everything is in proper working order and the remaining home inspections and occupancy permits will be completed. Generally, the external perimeter entrance, patios, paths as well as patio decking are set up to complete the work and then the home is ready for occupancy.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular homes are made “greener” and are usually even more energy efficient than traditional homes of the past. All the insulating material as well as other supplies included in production are manufactured in the your home from inception. Energy efficient appliances will be standard and using upgrades,your home can become more green. Both climate control manufacturing environment as well as reclaimed components give additional opportunities for a sustainable abode. By using low flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your green modular home environment is complete. 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 as well as additional materials included in production are manufactured in the your home right from inception. Energy efficient home appliances are traditional and, with upgrades,your residence becomes even more green. Both climate-control production setting as well as recycled materials give added options for an enviro-friendly house. Using low flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, deciding on green modular homes is easy.

We Manufacture Modular Homes in Morgan Hill

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 agent was easy to work with and he helped us with loads of suggestions we never even considered. Express Modular really came through. Thanks!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)