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Building a home is part of the American dream, but many people think it's just a pipe dream. Although the cost to build a custom home is prohibitively expensive in some states, in Indiana and Michigan it is surprisingly affordable. This means that your dream...

Have you dreamed of owning your own home? Do you worry that you will never be able to afford your dream? You might be surprised to learn that it's entirely possible to build a modular home for under $150K and not sacrifice the upgrades that...

In school, you probably learned the importance of defining things correctly. For instance, all squares are rectangles, but not all rectangles are squares. If you treat all rectangles as squares, you can quickly mess up a math problem. This analogy definitely applies to the modern...

You are at a 5-star seafood restaurant. Your friend, who has eaten there, raves about the crab cakes, but you've never eaten crab before.  In fact, you've never had seafood of any kind. After 20 minutes of looking at the entrees, you give up and order...

All of us have received an overly-large utility bill at some point… and it hurts! Whether it’s the dog days of summer or the bitter cold in winter, it doesn’t matter. Heat efficiency is all about reducing air leakage and preventing heat transfer. So, here...

For many, the thought of building a custom built home seems like a "someday" dream. After all, fancy custom built homes cost a lot of money. Right? Not necessarily. If you choose to build your dream home using modular home construction, you might be pleasantly surprised at how inexpensive...

Dollar for dollar, you get more home when you choose a modular build. In fact, you can expect the finished home to cost about 15% less than it would if you chose to build it in the traditional manner. Modular homes for sale look no...

A strong economy and low unemployment generally mean that people have to pay more for goods and services. It also means that interest rates start to rise. According to Freddie Mac, mortgage rates are now at an all-time high. Rising interest rates coupled with a...

Two of the primary reasons people choose to build a modular home is the pricing and the ability to customize the build to suit their needs.  Almost every aspect of your new modular home can be tailored to you including a custom lighting plan. Have you...

Recently we fielded an interesting question from one of our new home customers about managing his home building project. He shopped around, gathering quotes, trying to find a General Contractor. He soon discovered that there was quite a difference in pricing and he wanted to...