Building A Modular Home in Monterey
with Express Modular
With modular construction, a new Monterey residence will need substantial and specific investigation that needs to be done early in your project strategy. Your home will conform to all local building code requirements but you’ll still need to arrange for the border line locations, and obtain all usual construction permits. In addition, you must ascertain soil type and conditions, water table as well as frost line to enable you to create your design.
The planning ought to incorporate purchasing real estate along with pinpointing where you should set the building within the site. As the property owner, you also need to establish a plan for the building of a perimeter foundation wall structure, which must be perfectly aligned so as to support the modules when installed. One particular essential item of your plan is to have a 30-foot diameter area located near the perimeter foundation and clear of trees and wires that is completely level so that you can position the building crane utilized to set all the components in position around the footing.
Rick Hawkins Modular Home Consultant
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Planning Your Modular Home
Design for a new modular home will begin by determining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the development location. All of these have to be integrated in the structure from the outset, and included in any engineering step of the design. When planning a modular home, you’ll need layouts for any attached garages, porches or outdoor patios since they are not a part of the modular home design. It is important that you catalog what you want to plan into the home so it can be determined that these will be included into your plan.
There are no limits to the size of to the plan using modular homes; currently we see layouts as big as 1500 to 3000 sq . ft . constructed in Thirty-two segments, with the common range between 4,000 to 6,000 sq ft in 10 to 12 sections. All of the home designs Express Modular sells are constructed in this way, including our log homes and our many green home options.
Beginning Install of The Prefabricated Home Structure
When the construction of your modules is completed and they are transported to your home site we start the key phase of the assembly – the placing of your modules by the assembly team using construction crane gear. Once they’re positioned, the final step of the set up is the finishing of the installation of utilities, painting, installation of all the flooring, along with the create of the appliances. Cleaning and tests makes certain everything is in good working order and the final home inspections and occupancy permits can be completed. Usually, the external perimeter drive way, patios, paths and decks are set up to complete the project and then the home is set for occupancy.
Green Modular Home Construction
Express Modular properties are made “greener” and are even more energy-efficient when compared with conventional households in the past. The heat retaining material and other materials included in manufacturing are designed in the home right from inception. Energy efficient home appliances seem to be traditional and with upgrades,your home can become more green. Both climate control manufacturing setting as well as reusable components provide added possibilities for an environmentally friendly house. Using low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your green modular home environment is completed. 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 heat retaining material as well as additional resources used in production are built in the your home from the start. Energy efficient appliances seem to be standard and using upgrades,your home becomes more green. The climate-control production environment as well as recycled materials give additional options for an enviro-friendly house. With low flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, choosing green modular homes is a no-brainer.
We Manufacture Modular Homes in Monterey
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)