Building A Modular Home in Syracuse

with Express Modular

With modular construction, your new Syracuse dwelling will demand substantive and thoughtful planning that should be done at the beginning of your project strategy. Your abode will conform to all of the local building code requirements but you’ll still need to arrange for the boundary line locations, and obtain all construction permits. Additionally, you will need to determine soil type and conditions, water table and frost line so as to produce your design.

Your planning should involve acquiring the real estate as well as determining where you should set your house within the property. Being the property owner, you will need to also establish a plan for the building of a perimeter foundation wall structure, that must be properly square so as to support the modular home upon arrival. One essential piece of the plan would be to plan a thirty-foot diameter space situated close to the foundation and clear of trees and wires that is perfectly level so that you can place the building crane employed to set in place the modules constantly in place on the foundation.

Jeff Pennay Modular Home Consultant

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Designing Your Modular Home

The design of your new modular home starts with ascertaining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the building location. These must be incorporated in the structure from the start, and integrated into the engineering phase of your design. When planning a modular home, you’ll want layouts for your attached car ports, porches or outside patios as they’re not part of the modular home design. It is essential for you to catalog what you want to design for your residence so it can be determined that these will be incorporated in the design.

There is no limit to the square footage of your plan with modular homes; presently we see layouts as large as 1500 to 3000 sq ft built in Thirty two segments, with the typical range from 4,000 to 6,000 square feet in 10 to 12 sections. Each and every home design Express Modular provides are designed this way, including our log homes and our many green home options.

After the assembly of your sections is completed and they’re transported to your home location we start the important stage of your home’s installation – the setting of your components by the installation team utilizing construction crane equipment. Once they’re installed, the last phase of your installment would be the finishing of the installation of utilities, painting, installation of the floors, as well as the set-up of your equipment. Cleansing top to bottom and testing ensures everything is in proper condition and the final inspections as well as occupancy permits can be completed. Commonly, the outer perimeter driveway, porches, walks as well as decking are set up to complete the work and then the house is ready for moving in.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular homes are built “greener” and are usually more energy-efficient as compared to traditional homes in the past. You can find 50 regional or national green home labeling programs nationally. While each program approaches eco-friendly construction individually, they provide relatively good points.

The insulation as well as additional materials included in manufacturing are manufactured in the residence right from inception. Energy efficient appliances will be common and, using upgrades,your home can become more green. The climate control manufacturing environment and reclaimed supplies provide additional options for an enviro-friendly house. With low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, deciding on green modular homes is a no-brainer.

We Manufacture Modular Homes in Syracuse

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)