Building A Modular Home in Savannah

with Express Modular

Modular Building of a new Savannah dwelling will require sizeable and specific planning which should be carried out in the beginning your project strategy. Your abode will definitely conform to all local building codes but you’ll still need to plan for the perimeter line settings, and obtain all building permits. Additionally, you will have to ascertain soil type and conditions, water table and frost line so as to develop the design.

The preparation needs to incorporate buying the ownership of the site along with choosing where you should set the house on the property. As the owner, you will need to also create a plan for the building of a perimeter foundation wall structure, which needs to be perfectly square in order to support the modules upon arrival. One particular critical piece of the plan will be to have a thirty-foot diameter area placed in close proximity to the foundation that is free from trees and wires that’s perfectly level to be able to position the construction crane utilized to set the actual components in position on the foundation.

Rick Hawkins Modular Home Consultant

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Creating Your Modular Home

Design for a new modular home will begin by establishing the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of your development location. All of these have to be utilized in the structure from the beginning, and incorporated into any engineering phase in the plan. When planning a modular home, you’ll want layouts for any attached car ports, verandas or decks as they’re not an element of the modular home design. It is essential for you to list what you need to plan into the home so it can be established that these can be included in the design.

There are no limits to the square footage to the design with modular homes; at present there are variations as big as 1500 to 3000 sq ft built in Thirty-two components, with your common range between 4 to 6 thousand sq ft within 10 to 12 modules. Each home design Express Modular makes available are designed this way, including our log homes and our many green home options.

Installation of Your New Home

Once the assembly of the modules is complete and they’re delivered to your home location we begin the crucial stage of the installation – the setting of the sections by the assembly crew employing construction crane gear. Once they are installed, the last phase of the installation is the completing installing utilities, painting, installing all the floor coverings, as well as the set-up of the equipment. Cleansing and testing makes sure all aspects are in good condition and the last home inspections and occupancy permits will be secured. Generally, the outer perimeter driveway, patios, paths along with decks are set up to complete the work and the residence is set for occupancy.


Building Green

Express Modular properties are designed “greener” and are usually even more energy-efficient compared to conventional 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: National Assoc of Home Builders Green Ratings

All the insulation as well as additional supplies included in production are manufactured into the residence right from the start. Energy-efficient appliances seem to be traditional and using upgrades,your residence will become more eco-friendly. The climate-control production environment and reclaimed supplies give additional options for an environmentally friendly abode. By using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, deciding on green modular homes is a no-brainer.

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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)