Building A Modular Home in Johnston City

with Express Modular

Modular Construction of your new Johnston City residence will demand sizeable and specific investigation that needs to be carried out at the outset of your project strategy. Your new dwelling is going to conform to all of the building code requirements but you’ll still need to arrange for the perimeter line locations, and obtain all local building permits. Additionally, you need to ascertain soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line in order to create the new design.

The planning should incorporate acquiring the property as well as choosing where you should set the house on the site. As the property owner, you must also create a plan for building of the perimeter foundation wall structure, that needs to be properly aligned so as to support the modules upon arrival. One particular vital item of your program would be to have a 30-foot diameter space located near the foundation that is free from trees and wires that is perfectly level in order to position the building crane used to set in place the actual components in position on the foundation.

Kent Stichter Modular Home Consultant

Hello, I am Kent Stichter, your Modular Home Consultant for Johnston City, Illinois. If you have any questions, please call me toll free!

Planning A New Modular Home

The design of your new modular home starts with ascertaining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the construction location. All of these need to be incorporated within the design from the beginning, as well as integrated into the engineering phase in the plan. You will need designs for any attached garages, verandas or outside patios since they are included in the modular home plan. is significant for you to list what you want to design into the home so it can be established that these can be incorporated in your design.

There is no limit to the size of of your plan using modular homes; presently we see designs as big as 1500 to 3000 square feet constructed in Thirty two segments, with the common range from 4,000 to 6,000 square feet within ten to twelve sections. Each and every floor plan Express Modular sells are constructed this way, including our modular log homes and our many green home options.

When the construction of the sections is finished and they are transported to your home location we start the important step of the assembly – the placing of your modules by the assembly crew employing construction crane gear. When they’re installed, the final phase of your installment is the finishing the installation of utilities, painting, installing all the floor coverings, and the installation of your home appliances. Cleansing and tests makes certain all aspects are in excellent condition and the final inspections and occupancy permits can be completed. Typically, the external perimeter driveway, porches, walks as well as decking are set up to finish the project and the residence is ready for occupancy.


Going Green in Home Building

Express Modular residences are made “greener” and are more energy efficient than classic homes in the past. All the insulating material as well as other supplies employed in production are built into the residence right from inception. Energy-efficient appliances will be standard and using upgrades,your residence will become more eco-friendly. Both climate-control manufacturing setting as well as reusable supplies provide additional options for an enviro-friendly home. Using low-flow fixtures 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 insulation as well as additional materials used in production are manufactured into the your home from the start. Energy efficient appliances are common and, using upgrades,your residence will become even more eco-friendly. Both climate control manufacturing setting and reusable supplies give added options for an enviro-friendly home. With low-flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your totally green modular home environment is complete.

We Manufacture Modular Homes in Johnston City

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)