What’s Needed When Drafting Your Own Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Construction of your own Boone abode will demand essential and thoughtful preparation which should be finished at the outset of process. Your new home will certainly comply with all building code requirements but you’ll still need to plan for the perimeter line locations, and obtain virtually all normal construction permits. Furthermore, you must identify soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line so as to create your new design.

Your preparation needs to involve acquiring the ownership of the site as well as deciding where to established the building on the property. As the property owner, you must also establish a plan for building of a perimeter foundation wall structure, which has to be perfectly aligned so as to support the modular home when installed. One essential item of your program will be to have a thirty-foot diameter space placed near the foundation and totally free of trees and wires which is perfectly level to be able to position the building crane utilized to set in place the actual modules in position around the footing.

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Planning Your Modular Home

Design for your new modular home starts with determining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development location. All of these need to be utilized within the design from the start, and included in the engineering step of your design. You’ll need layouts for your attached garage areas, verandas or outdoor patios as they’re included in the modular home plan. is very important for you to list what you want to plan for your residence so that it can be determined that these will be incorporated in the design.

There are no limits to the size of of your plan using modular homes; at present we see layouts as big as 1500 to 3000 square feet built in Thirty two components, with your typical range between 4,000 to 6,000 square feet in 10 to 12 modules. Each and every home Express Modular offers are constructed in this way, including our modular log homes and our many enviro-friendly home options.

After the assembly of the modules is complete and they’re delivered to your home location we begin the key step of the installation – the setting of the modules by the installation team utilizing construction crane gear. Once these are positioned, the last stage of the set up is the completing the installation of utilities, painting, installation of all the floor coverings, along with the set-up of your equipment. Cleansing top to bottom and tests ensures everything is in excellent condition and that the last inspections as well as occupancy permits can be secured. Commonly, all the outer perimeter entrance, patios, walks along with patio decking are set up to finish the work and the residence is ready for occupancy.


Going Green in Home Building

Express Modular residences are made “greener” and are even more energy-efficient compared to classic households in the past. All the insulating material as well as additional resources included in manufacturing are built in the house from inception. Energy-efficient home appliances are standard and, with upgrades,your residence becomes even more eco-friendly. The climate control manufacturing environment and reclaimed supplies give additional opportunities for an enviro-friendly house. With low-flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, the question of green modular homes is easy. 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: Green Home Rating Comparison

All the heat retaining material and additional supplies included in manufacturing are manufactured in the your home right from the start. Energy efficient appliances will be common and with upgrades,your residence becomes even more eco-friendly. The climate control manufacturing environment and reclaimed materials provide further opportunities for an enviro-friendly house. With low-flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, choosing 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)