Building A Modular Home
with Express Modular
Modular Building of your brand-new Anderson dwelling will require sizeable and thoughtful preparation that needs to be finished in the beginning your project strategy. Your new dwelling will certainly comply with all of the building code requirements but you will still need to plan for the perimeter line locations, and obtain virtually all local building permits. On top of that, you need to establish soil type and conditions, water table as well as frost line for you to create your design.
Your planning must involve purchasing ownership of the site as well as determining where to established the building on the property. As the owner, you also need to establish a plan for construction of a perimeter foundation wall structure, that needs to be completely square in order to support the modular home when installed. One particular vital item of your program is to have a thirty-foot diameter space placed near the foundation and clear of trees and wires that’s perfectly level to be able to place the construction crane utilized to set the actual components in position around the footing.
Rick Hawkins Modular Home Consultant
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Planning A New Modular Home
Design for a new modular home will begin with ascertaining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development location. All of these must be incorporated within the layout from the outset, and built into the engineering step of your design. When planning a modular home, you’ll need designs for any attached garages, porches or decks since they are included in the modular home plan. is very important for you to list what you need to plan for your residence so that it can be determined that these will be included into the plan.
There are no limits to the size of to the design with modular homes; at present there are layouts as large as 1500 to 3000 sq ft constructed in 32 modules, with your typical range from 4 to 6 thousand sq ft in 10 to 12 modules. Each house plan Express Modular offers are constructed in this way, including our modular log homes and our many green home options.
Installing The Modular Dwelling
Once the assembly of the modules is done and they are delivered to your home site we start the crucial step of the home’s installation – the placing of the sections by the installation team utilizing construction crane equipment. When these are positioned, the last stage of your installment would be the finishing the installation of utilities, painting, installation of all the floors, along with the installation of the home appliances. Cleansing and tests makes certain everything is in good working order and the last inspections as well as occupancy permits can be secured. Commonly, all the external perimeter driveway, porches, walks along with decking are set up to complete the project and then the house is set for occupancy.
The Green Modular Home
Express Modular properties are built “greener” and are usually even more energy-efficient as compared to conventional homes of the past. The heat retaining material as well as other resources employed in manufacturing are built into the your home right from inception. Energy efficient appliances seem to be standard and with upgrades,your residence becomes even more green. Both climate-control production setting as well as recycled materials offer further opportunities for a sustainable residence. By using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your totally green modular home environment is completed. You can find fifty regional and national green home labeling programs nationally. Though such programs approach green building individually, they all offer worthwhile resources for further study.
All the insulating material and additional resources used in production are built in the home right from the start. Energy-efficient appliances will be standard and using upgrades,your home becomes even more green. The climate-control manufacturing environment as well as reclaimed components offer added possibilities for a sustainable house. With low flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, deciding on green modular homes is a no-brainer.
We Manufacture Modular Homes in Anderson
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)