Building A Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Construction of your new Monroe home requires sizeable and thoughtful investigation that needs to be completed at the outset of the project process. Your new dwelling will certainly comply with all local building code requirements but you’ll still need to arrange for the perimeter line settings, and obtain all usual building permits. Additionally, you will have to establish soil type and conditions, water table as well as frost line in an effort to develop the new design.

The planning needs to include buying the property or home along with pinpointing the best place to set the house on the site. As the owner, you will need to also create a plan for construction of the perimeter foundation wall structure, that must be perfectly square so as to support the modular home upon arrival. One crucial item of the plan will be to plan a thirty-foot diameter area positioned in close proximity to the foundation that is clear of trees and wires that is perfectly level in order to position the building crane utilized to set in place components constantly in place on the footing.

Jeff Pennay Modular Home Consultant

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Planning 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 building location. All of these must be integrated in the structure from the start, as well as included in the engineering step of the design. When planning a modular home, you’ll need designs for your attached garage areas, verandas or decks as they’re not a part of the modular home plan. is vital that you list what you want to plan into the home so that it can be established that these will be incorporated in your design.

There is no limit to the square footage of your plan with modular homes; presently we see designs as big as 1500 to 3000 sq ft built in 32 segments, with the common range between four to six thousand square feet in ten to twelve modules. Each and every design Express Modular offers are designed this way, including our modular log homes and our many green home options.

When the construction of the modules is finished and they’re transported to your property site we start the crucial phase of your home’s installation – the placing of the sections by the assembly team using construction crane gear. As soon as they’re placed, the final phase of the installation is the completion of installing utilities, painting, installing the floor coverings, as well as the installation of your appliances. Cleaning top to bottom and testing ensures everything is in excellent condition and the remaining inspections and occupancy permits can be secured. Typically, all the outer perimeter driveway, patios, walks as well as patio decking are installed to complete the work and then the home is ready for occupancy.


The Eco-Friendly Modular Home

Express Modular residences are constructed “greener” and are more energy efficient as compared to traditional households of the past. The insulation as well as other materials employed in production are built in the house from the start. Energy-efficient home appliances are standard and with upgrades,your residence can become even more green. Both climate-control production environment as well as re-cycled supplies give further possibilities for an enviro-friendly home. Using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your totally 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 and other supplies employed in production are designed in the your home right from the start. Energy efficient appliances seem to be standard and, with upgrades,your home will become even more eco-friendly. Both climate control manufacturing setting and reclaimed materials offer added possibilities for an environmentally friendly house. By using low-flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your totally green modular home environment is completed.

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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 modular log home was easier than we ever could’ve thought. We look forward to years of family gatherings in our new log home.
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  • We love our new home. Thank you for making our dreams come true!
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  • We’d looked over many designs from many builders and the options and prices on a prefabricated home were unbeatable.
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