What’s Needed When Creating Your Modular Home

with Express Modular

With modular construction, your brand-new Superior residence requires sizeable and thoughtful planning which should be completed at the outset of the project process. Your dwelling will certainly conform to all of the local building code requirements but you’ll need to prepare for the perimeter line settings, and have virtually all construction permits. Moreover, you must find out soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line in an effort to create your design.

The preparation must feature purchasing real estate and deciding the best place to set the house on the site. As the property owner, you will need to also create a plan for the development of the perimeter foundation wall, which must be completely square so as to support the modules when installed. One particular crucial item of the program is to have a thirty-foot diameter space located in close proximity to the perimeter foundation that is clear of trees and wires which is perfectly level to be able to position the construction crane used to set in place the actual modules in position around the footing.

Kent Stichter Modular Home Consultant

Hello, I am Kent Stichter, your Modular Home Consultant for Superior, Wisconsin. If you have any questions, please call me toll free!

Designing 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 construction site. These must be integrated in the design from the beginning, and built into any engineering step of your design. When planning a modular home, you will want layouts for any attached car ports, verandas or outside patios as they are not part of the modular home design. It is important for you to catalog what you want to plan into the home so it can be established that these will be included in the design.

There are no limits to the size of of your design using modular homes; at present we see designs as big as 1500 to 3000 sq . ft . built in Thirty two segments, with your common range from 4 to 6 thousand sq ft within ten to twelve sections. Each and every floor plan Express Modular provides are created this way, including our log homes and our many enviro-friendly home options.

Installing A New Prefabricated Dwelling

When the construction of the sections is done and they are transported to your home location we start the key stage of the home’s assembly – the placing of the sections by the assembly crew utilizing construction crane gear. When they are positioned, the last stage of your installment would be the completing installing utilities, painting, installing all the floors, as well as the create of your equipment. Cleansing and tests makes certain all things are in excellent working order and the remaining inspections and occupancy permits can be secured. Commonly, all the outer perimeter driveway, porches, walks along with patio decking are installed to complete the project and then the home is ready for occupancy.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular properties are constructed “greener” and are even more energy-efficient as compared to classic households in the past. 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: National Assoc of Home Builders

The insulating material and additional supplies used in manufacturing are built in the your home right from the start. Energy efficient home appliances will be traditional and, using upgrades,your residence will become more green. The climate-control production setting as well as re-cycled supplies give added opportunities for an environmentally friendly abode. With low-flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, your green modular home environment is completed.

We Manufacture Modular Homes in Superior

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)