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Modular Home Construction has Changed

Darren Kincaid - Friday, July 21, 2017
Tidewater Modular Homes - Ranch style modular home in Smithfield, VA

With modular home construction interested buyers can design a home that they can really call their own. Modular floor plans can be custom-designed to fit their many requirements to make their home unique. Any home built using modular construction will benefit from new and improved materials and continuously improving technologies. This is why modular construction is a viable alternative for building your next home.

Living in a modular home in Smithfield, VA is a lot different from living in a traditionally built home. One significant difference is in energy consumption. The modules are carefully manufactured in a climate-controlled factory so that during construction at the permanent site, they fit perfectly, are glued and screwed when assembled, and gaps are prevented which can affect a home’s energy efficiency.

To find out more about the benefits of modular home construction, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

Traditional Two-Story Modular Home Where Relaxation and Comfort are NOT Compromised

Darren Kincaid - Friday, July 14, 2017
Tidewater Sage I Traditional Two-Story home

Traditional Two-Story modular floor plans in Hampton Roads, VA appeal to interested homebuyers who prefer to have a second story, away from the noise and activities downstairs. Take for example, The Sage I, where all the bedrooms are located upstairs.

The Sage I Traditional Two-Story home has three bedrooms, all found on the second floor. It has a master suite with a dedicated bathroom. The other two bedrooms share a common bathroom which is located at the top of the stairs. For homeowners who want to relax without the noise from downstairs, the Sage I is a great choice in two story homes where relaxation and comfort are not compromised.

Modular home construction makes it possible to maximize the indoor space. In the 1,640 sq. ft. Sage I two story home there is a room for everything. In addition to the strategically located bedrooms and bathrooms upstairs, the Sage I also showcases a large living room with direct access to the kitchen and dining space. There also a smaller bathroom next to the dining area.

To find out more about The Sage I and other traditional two-story modular floor plans, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

The Benefits of Living in A Custom-Built Modular Home

Joseph Coupal - Friday, July 07, 2017
Tidewater Modular Homes - modular home in Virginia Beach, VA

The new and continuously improving modular home construction process offers big opportunities in many different areas. The fact that this type of construction is making considerable headway in the construction industry is no surprise.

You may think that traditional, stick-built construction is your only option; especially if you don't know what modular home construction has to offer. Each modular home in Virginia Beach, VA is built with the homeowner’s unique requirements in mind. That being said, they can make their dream home a reality without going over budget or over schedule. The streamlined process of modular construction allows for custom-building a home in less time and money without jeopardizing quality.

Each modular floor plan is designed with the ability for customization. This means that every home buyer will have a home that is aesthetically pleasing, functional, and energy efficient. For instance, homeowners can choose to have open spaces that maximize the use of natural light and the flow of indoor air making it more energy efficient. This allows homeowners to save on energy expenses while enjoying the comforts of their modular home.

To find out more about the benefits of a custom-built modular home, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

Ranch Style Modular Homes Appeal to All Generations

Joseph Coupal - Friday, June 30, 2017
Tidewater Modular Homes - Ranch style modular home in Charles City, VA

A ranch style modular home in Charles City, VA is appealing to a wide variety of homeowners for numerous reasons. This type of home is an ideal option for convenient and cost-effective living. As a matter of fact, in terms of energy efficiency, a modular ranch is easier to cool and heat because moderate temperatures can be kept constant easily throughout a single story home.

A ranch style floor plan has one floor expanding horizontally instead of vertically, although many of the floor plans are ready for home additions. This way, if the homeowner decides to build a second floor, the home is ready when you are. Additionally, there is also a hundreds of customization options that allow homeowners to modify the features of the ranch style home, both exterior and interior, based on personal preference and other requirements.

Modular home construction has redefined the ranch home by creating a space for easy living for all generations and in adding certain features that maximize its benefits and beauty. By using the modular construction process for custom-building, homeowners will benefit from a ranch that offers single story living. Modular homes are built in a few weeks to a few months, so homeowners can move-in faster and and enjoy the new home.

To find out more about ranch style modular home, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

Modular Home Construction is Becoming More Popular

Joseph Coupal - Friday, June 23, 2017
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - Modular homes in New Kent, VA

Modular home construction is becoming more popular among interested, educated home buyers. There are multiple benefits to this home building process which is taking the construction industry by storm.

Modular homes in New Kent, VA are built with the individual homeowner’s unique requirements in mind. The floor plan is designed using a variety of customization options, modernizing the aesthetics with energy efficiency so that the entire house is a more functional and livable home. Homeowners can choose open spaces that maximize the use of natural light and the flow of indoor air, this in conjunction with energy efficient windows, walls and attic insulation, makes indoor temperature control easier to regulate in every season of the year.

After choosing the modular floor plan, which can be built as is, modified or created entire anew, the home is then built in sections which are called the modules. The prefabrication of these modules is done in a climate-controlled and highly secure facility, which prevents delays from weather, theft or contractors. During construction the modules regularly undergo quality checks before being delivered to the permanent building site for assembly. With this advanced building technology the modular home construction process is completed in a matter of weeks unlike traditional construction which can take months or even up to a year.

To find out more about the advantages of modular home construction, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes

Living Simply with The Craftsman Cottage II Modular Home

Joseph Coupal - Friday, June 16, 2017
Tidewater Custom Modular The Craftsman Cottage II

Anything that traditional home building can build, modular construction can build too. Any home that can be stick built can also be built with modular home construction in Surry, VA. These modular floor plans can be conveniently customized to fit the specific wants and needs of the owners.

Modular construction is very popular today because of its amazing benefits and advantages. They exceed the aesthetic and economic goals through faster, and remarkable, stylishness and craftsmanship. Modular home floor plans are available for Ranch, Cape Cod, Traditional Two-Story, Craftsman Cottage, Vacation Style, Estate Homes, and Timberland Series style homes.

Among them all is the well-loved modular home style called the The Craftsman Cottage II. Like its stick-built counterpart, The Craftsman Cottage II modular house is known for its distinctive, well-designed, and natural elements. This single-story home offers a total of 1,278 square feet of living area with 1 bedroom and 1.5 bathrooms. It features low steep roof lines, exposed wooden structures, and hand-crafted woodwork. This simple home is perfect for prospective homeowners who are looking into living in a beautiful and simple entry-level home. The living room comes up at 20' 0" x 12' 10" with an optional fireplace. The 13' 2" x 7' x 6" kitchen and dining area makes a cozy place to prepare and enjoy meals at. The 13' 0" x 12' x 10" master suite comes with a private bath in it. This compact design of a modular craftsman cottage showcases the beauty of function and form when combined.

To find out more about the advantages of modular home construction, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

The Cozy and Casual Timberland I Ranch Style Modular Home

Joseph Coupal - Friday, June 09, 2017
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes The Timberland I style modular home

Since the popularity of ranch style homes in the 1960s, many modifications have been made to update this classic home model. One of these are the fresh new Timberland Series modular floor plans which offer a new twist on traditional ranch style houses.

The Timberland I style modular home features the defining elements of the casual style of ranch homes. It is a long and wide one-story home that infuses the informal styles of the original American ranch home into the newer contemporary ranch home. The Timberland I is a single level home that showcases a long and low roof line, simple and rustic exteriors, and open and spacious floor plans. It offers a total 1,410 square feet of living area with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. With this simple but beautiful home, you will be greeted with an inviting open porch that is a very characteristic of a ranch home. The spacious living room is great for receiving and entertaining guests while the separate family room is dedicated as a cozy place for the family to relax in, or this can be made into a private dining room. The master's suite along with the other two bedrooms offers inviting spaces. The kitchen boasts its spaciousness with an adjoining utility room. Bathrooms are accessible to every room.

Through modular home construction in Virginia Beach, VA, building homes has become more simple and convenient for both contractors and homeowners alike. Beautiful homes can be completed in a shorter period of time with more savings in time, labor, and money.

To find out more about the advantages of modular home construction, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes

Vacation Style Modular Homes Let You Feel Like You Live in Paradise

Joseph Coupal - Friday, June 02, 2017
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - The Bayboro vacation style modular home

Making home life feel like an endless vacation is possible with modular home construction. Modular homes are the perfect option for people who want to build a new home but don't want to spend a year doing it. Compared to stick-built homes, modular vacation style homes are built faster at a more affordable cost. Because they are built indoors, delays caused by weather and theft are avoided. All homes are built in a climate controlled environment so building materials are never exposed to external elements. The factory setting also means more consistent building techniques resulting to exceptional design and aesthetic appeal.

The Vacation style modular floor plans in Yorktown, VA offer a variety of home styles and designs that will give future homeowners their own paradise. They are easily customized based on the wants and needs of the homeowner. Unlike traditionally built homes, prospective owners can still customize their home yet move in faster.

One of the top-listed vacation style modular home is The Bayboro vacation style modular home. It is a striking three bedroom, two and one-half bath vacation home that offers a total of 1,997 square feet of living space. Like any dream vacation home, it brings the family closer to nature with the great view of the outdoors through its expansive glass panels surrounding the luxurious living room. As visually appealing as it is functional, The Bayboro showcases large spaces such as the vast dining area, pantry space in the kitchen, as well the large, family-friendly utility room. The private suites feature large spaces for every family member to enjoy the peace and quiet. The Bayboro could not get any more outstanding with its defining feature: the spectacular loft that is just perfect for letting in the sunshine or simply for a breath of fresh, cool air.

To find out more about modular vacation style homes, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

The Grand Ashton Estate Modular Home: A Combination of Class and Craftsmanship – Suffolk, VA

Joseph Coupal - Friday, May 26, 2017
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - modular home construction in Suffolk, VA

The Estate modular floor plan is one of the most luxurious modular homes. Just like its traditional stick-built estate home, it is known for its modern adaptation of the classic and stately look of a grand mansion style home. This stunning home exquisitely provides visual appeal and portrays a lifestyle.

Modular home construction in Suffolk, VA can be chosen even when designing and building estate homes. Modular construction offers infinite styles and designs that will suit the impeccable taste of homeowners. Estate homes have finely detailed architecture, and modular construction makes it possible to achieve the aesthetic qualities of these elegant homes.

One of the top-listed estate modular homes at Tidewater Custom Modular Home is The Ashton Estate modular home. It is a large 3,384 square feet home that features an impressive exterior. This two-story home consists of three large bedrooms and two baths with an optional great room. Upon entering, the vastness of the first-floor living area showcases the spaciousness of this expansive home. The vast first floor measure 2,068 square feet with a 12' x 12' living room and 12' x 13' dining area. It also highlights a 14' x 12' kitchen that extends to a breakfast nook. The three large bedrooms value spaciousness with rooms that are 15' x 13', 10' x 10' and 9' x 9' respectively. The shared bathroom measures 9’ x 9. A separate area is dedicated as a family room, and the second floor which measures 1,316 square feet can be fully utilized as a great room.

To find out more about modular home construction for estate style homes, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes

Ranch Style Modular Home: Simple Yet Beautiful – Windsor, VA

Joseph Coupal - Friday, May 19, 2017
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - Ranch style modular home in Windsor, VA

With the fast-growing popularity of custom modular homes, modular home construction has been showing more homeowners the benefits and advantages of choosing this innovative alternative. It has also caught the interest of contractors and homeowners alike, which is no surprise. Despite using advanced construction technology, it is also a less expensive way to build a home without leaving craftsmanship and aesthetic qualities behind.

The ranch style modular homes in Windsor, VA showcase the great beauty and style that modular home construction has to offer. In modular construction, materials are safely housed in a factory-like setting. In this highly restrictive environment, materials are protected from decay, deterioration, or theft. Weather does not pose a threat to the building materials. As a result modular construction is cost-effective. As a result, custom modular home construction is more economical compared to traditional or on-site construction, both in time and money.

Ranch style floor plans are one of the most well-loved custom modular homes. Just like its traditionally constructed ranch homes, the distinctive characteristic of a ranch is its one-story floor plan and minimalist exterior. The big difference between modular ranches and those that are traditionally built lies in the fact that Ranch style modular homes can easily be altered or modified. For more information on modular ranch style homes, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.