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2008 

Modular homes are over engineered using the latest construction technology with 20 to 30 percent more lumber compared to stick-built homes. True modular homes are designed to be energy efficient, which will save you money on bills in the future.  Modular homes can also be upgraded for additional ...
Posted about 6 years ago
Residential Appeal........Your Neighbors Will really want to see Your New House There is no difference or distinction between a modular home and a traditional stick-built home when it comes to design, style or residential features.  I  feel the homes are buildt better when the workers are in a co...
Posted about 6 years ago
Financing......Easy Financing to SAVE you TIME and MONEY Modular Homes are financed in the same manner as conventional homes. Modular homes qualify for all mortgage programs. The same mortgage rules and regulations apply to purchasing a  modular home as to a onsite stick-built home.  New construc...
Posted about 6 years ago
Less Site Impact .....Happier Neighbors. Since the site schedule is compressed, far fewer materials are stored on-site, fewer workers are on-site for less time and make less noise, and there is generally no need to have large dumpsters sitting around for extended periods--if at all. This all make...
Posted about 6 years ago
Reduced Waste.....for a "GREENER" world Waste materials are minimized, and the waste generated is much more easily reused and recycled in a factory environment. Everybody is talking, "GREEN" today and many modular home facilities around the country are starting to utilize recyclable materials int...
Posted about 6 years ago
Affordability.  Since the houses are built in a factory by a stable work force under controlled conditions with more predictable raw material inventory and supply, assembly is much more efficient, resulting in structures less expensive than stick-built housing by at least 10% to 30%.  Because mod...
Posted about 6 years ago
We only deal with EXPERTS that are INSURED.  Modular Manufacturers do not choose to deal with builders that are under-skilled and poorly capitalized. Manufacturers have a set list of builders they deal with and are in constant communication with these builders to update them on new techniques and...
Posted about 6 years ago
The modular home is completed in the factory in approximately one-third of the time it takes a stick build home to be completed. This eliminates the possibility of an on-site construction related fire or other problems. The factory controlled conditions also eliminate the possibility of bad weath...
Posted about 6 years ago
Superior Construction.......Saves you MONEY with Higher Quality  LumberThe larger quantity of construction material used in the modular home results in enhanced structural stability. The material that is used is also often of higher quality than what a site built builder uses and the material is ...
Posted about 6 years ago
Regulation & Inspection.........Quality Construction Regulated by the StateAs a result of intense regulation and inspection of the home during construction, it is extremely rare that a home leaves the factory with a defect in design or manufacturing. The third party inspection services see to thi...
Posted about 6 years ago
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