Why Modular Homes Take So Much Less Time to Build

The reasons for saving money are too numerous to spell out in this blog, but here is a teaser… factories build many houses and because they do, they can buy quality materials at a much lower bulk cost. Labor is another savings place because all the professionals work for the factory, there are no delays […]

Pricing Your New Modular Home

There are many factors that must be considered when building a home, and a modular home is no exception. No modular home is 100% modular, and as a result, pricing estimates can vary from builder to builder. Below however, is a list of factors that will likely remain unchanged whether you build a modular home […]

Pricing Out Your Modular Dream Home

The process of getting home pricing from architects and builders can seem overwhelming if you have no idea where to begin. Maybe you’ve tried to get bids, but they’re all so different you don’t trust any of them to be accurate. Perhaps you’re worried that the estimates you receive don’t reflect your taste level, your location or even the size of […]

Converting Traditional Plans to Modular

When a Greenwich property owner called and said he wanted us to design a new modular home for his Greenwich property, we were thrilled. It was a 2 acre, flat property, very close to the Westchester airport. We have designed modular for Greenwich residents before, and we’re excited to add another well-built home to our […]

Why Modular Is Better

Factory Built Homes are the Future of Home Building America invented factory fabrication. When you buy a kitchen appliance, VCR or car, you don’t expect it to be dumped in parts in your backyard requiring assembly, do you? You expect these products to be factory-made, factory inspected and ready for instant use. Modular construction is […]

Info for Modular Builders

HOW TO FIND A FACTORY Most factories have established a policy of selling their product to Builders only. This ensures the proper placement of the modules on site, by a building professional. Some factories will sell directly to the consumer. Contact the factory of your choice to determine their particular product sales policy. If the […]

How to Stylize the Manufactured Home

The manufactured home has been plagued with the stigma, that the design quality is poor or at a minimum non-descript. This reaction is not without merit however the potential for good design has always existed and has always been technically achievable. It has been the business model or approach to design that has been perhaps […]

Modular – Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions How is modular building different from conventional building? The structure is built in fairly complete sections that can be shipped by truck to you building site. Maximum widths of the modules range from 14 to16 feet wide and maximum lengths range from 64 to 75 feet depending on State regulations. Many other […]

Environmentally Friendly Construction

“Green Home Construction” really has two definitions associated with it in terms of its environmental impact on the earth and its surrounding community. A green home must have been built using environmentally friendly methods and the efficient use of materials and energy. A green home must also efficiently utilize energy and water, once it becomes occupied, […]

8 steps to a Modular Home Renovation: Do Your Whole-House in Style!

Love your property and your town but are ready for a serious home upgrade? A Whole-House, Modular Renovation Just Might be the Answer. Today’s homeowner has many choices when it comes to an older home. In areas where land is expensive, like Fairfield County, CT, many small and older homes are being torn down by […]