How to Plan Your Modular Home

with Express Modular

With modular construction, your own Oklahoma City residence requires substantial and thoughtful preparation which needs to be finished in the beginning strategy. Your abode will comply with all of the local building codes but you will still need to plan for the border line locations, and have all construction permits. In addition, you need to ascertain soil type and conditions, water table and frost line so as to develop your design.

Your planning should include acquiring the property or home along with determining where you can established the structure on the property. Being the owner, you also need to develop a plan for the construction of a perimeter foundation wall structure, that has to be completely square to be able to support the modules when installed. One crucial item of your plan would be to have a 30-foot diameter space positioned near the foundation and free from trees and wires which is perfectly level to be able to place the construction crane utilized to set in place the components in position around the foundation.

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Designing A New Modular Home

Design for a new modular home will begin with establishing the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development location. These must be incorporated during the design from the beginning, as well as integrated into the engineering phase of the design. You’ll want designs for any attached car ports, verandas or decks as they’re not part of the modular home design. is significant for you to list what you want to design into the home so it can be established that these will be included in your plan.

There is no limit to the size of of your plan with modular homes; at present there are layouts as large as 1500 to 3000 sq . ft . built in 32 components, with your common range from four to six thousand square feet within ten to twelve sections. Each and every floor plan Express Modular offers are constructed this way, including our log homes and our many green home options.

Installation of The New Construction

When the assembly of your modules is finished and they are transported to your building location we start the crucial stage of your home’s assembly – the placing of the sections by the installation team employing construction crane equipment. When they’re installed, the last step of the set up would be the completing installing utilities, painting, installing all the floor coverings, along with the set-up of the home appliances. Cleaning top to bottom and testing makes certain all aspects are in excellent condition and that the final home inspections and occupancy permits will be secured. Typically, all the outer perimeter entrance, porches, walks along with decks are set up to finish the work and the residence is ready for occupancy.


Going Green in Home Building

Express Modular properties are made “greener” and are more energy efficient as compared to conventional households of the past. 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 insulating material as well as additional materials employed in manufacturing are built into the residence right from inception. Energy-efficient appliances are traditional and with upgrades,your residence can become more green. The climate-control production environment as well as re-cycled components provide additional possibilities for a sustainable residence. By using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, choosing green modular homes is easy.

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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)
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