What’s Needed When Creating Today’s Modular Home

with Express Modular

Modular Construction of your new Clarksville home will need substantial and specific investigation that needs to be finished early in strategy. Your new residence will conform to all building codes but you will still need to arrange for the perimeter line locations, and obtain virtually all local construction permits. Furthermore, you must find out soil type and conditions, water table as well as frost line so as to create your new design.

The planning needs to incorporate obtaining the property and identifying where to established the house on the site. Being the property owner, you also need to develop a plan for building of the perimeter foundation wall structure, which needs to be perfectly square in order to support the modular home upon arrival. One critical item of the program is to plan a 30-foot diameter area placed near the perimeter foundation and clear of trees and wires that is perfectly level in order to place the building crane utilized to set components constantly in place on the footing.

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Designing Your Modular Home

Design for a new modular home will begin with determining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of your construction location. These must be incorporated during the structure from the outset, and incorporated into any engineering phase of the plan. When planning a modular home, you will need layouts for any attached car ports, verandas or decks since they are not part of the modular home plan. is significant that you catalog what you want to plan for your residence so it can be established that these can be included in your design.

There are no limits to the size of to the plan using modular homes; currently there are layouts as big as 1500 to 3000 square feet constructed in 32 components, with the common range between 4,000 to 6,000 square feet within ten to twelve modules. Each and every house design Express Modular makes available are built in this way, including our log homes and our many enviro-friendly home options.

After the construction of the sections is completed and they’re brought to your home site we begin the key phase of the installation – the placing of the modules by the installation crew using construction crane gear. When these are installed, the final step of the installation would be the finishing of the installation of utilities, painting, installation of the floor coverings, along with the installation of the equipment. Cleaning top to bottom and tests makes certain all things are in good condition and the last inspections and occupancy permits will be secured. Normally, the external perimeter drive way, patios, walks along with decks are installed to complete the project and the house is ready for moving in.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular homes are constructed “greener” and are even more energy-efficient compared to conventional homes in the past. All the insulating material and additional elements used in production are built in the home from the start. Energy efficient appliances are common and with upgrades,your residence will become more eco-friendly. The climate-control production environment and reusable supplies give further options for a sustainable abode. With low-flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your totally green modular home environment is completed. Nearly fifty regional or national green home labeling programs around the country. Though these programs and organizations approach environmentally conscious construction individually, each one can deliver worthwhile resources for further study.

All the heat retaining material and other resources used in production are manufactured in the house right from the start. Energy efficient home appliances will be standard and, with upgrades,your residence can become more green. Both climate-control production setting and reusable supplies offer additional opportunities for a sustainable home. With low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, choosing green modular homes is easy.

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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)