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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...

Before you can set your new modular home at your site, you will need to arrange for utility connections. So it is important to plan these connections as soon as possible. Electricity Your home's location is critical in determining the best approach for tying into existing lines....

Ranch-style housing grew in popularity during the mid-20th century. Though it's named for the sprawling structures one would expect to find on a large piece of land, these houses are typically found in the suburbs. Ranch homes are uniquely American and embody the more informal...

When you walk into your new home, it should be an extension of who you are. It begins with the style of home you plan to build, continues with the fixtures you add, and wraps up in the decor you choose. For some, they prefer...