How to Plan Your Own Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Building of a new Moundridge dwelling will need substantial and specific preparation that needs to be accomplished at the outset of strategy. Your new abode is going to conform to all of the local building codes but you’ll need to prepare for the border line settings, and have virtually all normal building permits. Additionally, you must ascertain soil type and conditions, water table and frost line so as to create the design.

The preparation should feature buying the property and determining where you should set your house on the property. Being the property owner, you also need to develop a plan for construction of the perimeter foundation wall structure, that has to be properly square so as to support the modular home when installed. One crucial item of the program is to have a 30-foot diameter area located close to the foundation that is totally free of trees and wires which is completely level to be able to place the building crane employed to set the modules on the footing.

Don Beck Modular Home Consultant

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Creating Your Modular Home

The design of a new modular home starts by determining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development site. These need to be integrated in the structure from the beginning, and built into any engineering phase of your plan. When planning a modular home, you’ll want layouts for any attached garages, porches or decks as they’re not an element of the modular home plan. is very important for you to list what you want to plan into the home so that it can be established that these will be incorporated in your plan.

There are no limits to the square footage to the design with modular homes; presently there are layouts as large as 1500 to 3000 sq . ft . constructed in 32 segments, with your common range from 4 to 6 thousand square feet in 10 to 12 components. Each house plan Express Modular offers are created this way, including our modular log homes and our many green home options.

After the assembly of your sections is done and they’re brought to your building location we begin the important step of the installation – the setting of the modules by the assembly team using construction crane gear. As soon as they’re positioned, the last phase of your set up is the completing the installation of utilities, painting, installing all the floor coverings, along with the create of your appliances. Cleaning and tests makes sure all things are in excellent condition and the final home inspections and occupancy permits will be completed. Usually, all the external perimeter driveway, patios, paths and decking are installed to complete the project and then the house is ready for moving in.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular residences are constructed “greener” and are even more energy efficient when compared with conventional households of the past. The heat retaining material as well as additional resources included in production are designed into the your home from the start. Energy efficient appliances seem to be standard and with upgrades,your home becomes more green. The climate-control manufacturing setting and recycled components offer further options for a sustainable residence. Using low flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your totally green modular home environment is completed. 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.

All the insulation and additional resources included in manufacturing are manufactured into the your home from inception. Energy-efficient home appliances seem to be standard and using upgrades,your home can become even more green. Both climate control production setting and reusable materials provide further possibilities for an enviro-friendly home. Using low flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, the question of green modular homes shouldn’t be too difficultto make.

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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)