How to Begin on Your Modular Home

with Express Modular

With modular construction, your new Laramie home will need considerable and specific preparation which needs to be finished at the start of the project process. Your new home will definitely conform to all of the local building code requirements but you will still need to prepare for the border line locations, and have all local construction permits. Moreover, you will have to identify soil type and conditions, water table along with frost line so as to produce your new design.

The preparation must involve acquiring the property and choosing the best place to set your house within the site. As the property owner, you must also develop a plan for the building of the perimeter foundation wall, which must be properly square so as to support the modules when installed. One essential piece of the program would be to plan a thirty-foot diameter area placed in close proximity to the perimeter foundation that is clear of trees and wires which is perfectly level to be able to place the construction crane employed to set in place all of the components in position around the footing.

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Planning Your Modular Home

Design for your new modular home will begin with determining the Wind Zone, Thermal Zone and Roof Load Zone of the building location. All of these need to be incorporated within the layout from the outset, and included in the engineering phase of your plan. You will need designs for any attached garage areas, verandas or outside patios since they are not a part of the modular home plan. is significant that you list what you want to plan for your residence so that it can be determined that these can be included in your design.

There is no limit to the size of to the plan using modular homes; presently there are layouts as large as 1500 to 3000 sq ft built in Thirty two components, with your common range from four to six thousand square feet within 10 to 12 sections. Each and every house design Express Modular provides are designed this way, including our modular log homes and our many green home options.

Installing The Modular Dwelling

After the assembly of the sections is finished and they are transported to your building location we start the important stage of your home’s installation – the setting of your sections by the assembly crew using construction crane gear. Once they are positioned, the final phase of the set up will be the completion of the installation of utilities, painting, installation of the floor coverings, and the create of the appliances. Cleaning and testing ensures everything is in good working order and the remaining inspections and occupancy permits will be completed. Typically, all the external perimeter driveway, patios, paths and decks are installed to complete the work and the residence is ready for moving in.


Green Modular Home Construction

Express Modular residences are constructed “greener” and are more energy efficient as compared to classic households in the past. The insulating material and additional resources employed in production are built into the residence from the start. Energy efficient home appliances seem to be traditional and, with upgrades,your home becomes even more green. The climate control production setting and recycled materials give additional possibilities for an environmentally friendly home. With low-flow fittings on faucets, shower heads and sinks, deciding on green modular homes is easy. Nearly fifty regional or national green home labeling programs around the country. Though such programs approach environmentally conscious homebuilding in their own way, each one can deliver relatively good information on the topic.

All the insulation as well as additional materials included in manufacturing are built in the residence right from inception. Energy-efficient appliances are common and with upgrades,your home becomes more green. The climate control manufacturing environment as well as reusable materials offer further opportunities for an environmentally friendly house. With low flow fixtures on faucets, shower heads and sinks, choosing green modular homes shouldn’t be too difficultto make.

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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)
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