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

Joseph Coupal - Friday, May 26, 2017
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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
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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.

Building Dream Homes with Modular Home Construction – Smithfield, VA

Joseph Coupal - Friday, May 12, 2017

Today, advancements in technology has enabled home construction to adjust and conform to the newest trend in home-building. One of the most popular is modular home construction. This is a type of off-site construction where homes are produced in controlled environments, transported, and then assembled by builders at the chosen permanent site. This innovative style of home construction allows contractors to open up vast possibilities in home-building and for designers to create modular floor plans that use the combination of modern aesthetic and contemporary craftsmanship.

It is no wonder why both contractors and home owners are turning to modular home construction. Unlike traditional on-site home-building, modular home construction offers a better solution in terms of cost, time, and style. Tidewater Custom Modular Homes provides modular home construction that offers a lot of advantages.

The modular homes in Smithfield, VA are highly economical. There far less waste of materials because they are stored indoors where damage from weather and theft is reduced. Next, they also have a faster completion time. Without weather, materials, and contractor delays, modular homes are ready for occupancy in as fast as 2-3 months after the design stage is complete. As compared to traditional construction, it can take up to 1 year and often more for a family to occupy a traditionally built home. Lastly, modular homes are undeniably aesthetically pleasing. Since modular home construction is rooted on contemporary home building, they incorporate all types of floor plans. They are stylish, custom-made, and highly personalized which makes it easy and fast for making any dream home a reality.

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

The Poplar Craftsman Cottage Style Modular Home for The Modern Family – Smithfield, VA

Joseph Coupal - Friday, May 05, 2017

Today's technology has allowed even the home construction process to improve and be more efficient and economical while still maintaining high quality. It has also allowed for more advanced and innovative designs. One of these improvements has been in modular home construction, a type of off-site construction where homes are constructed in controlled environments and assembled by the builder on the permanent site. Modular home construction still allows designers to create any style home and provides vast possibilities in creating floor plans. For instance, the Craftsman Cottage modular floor plan features simple and natural elements. Its identifying characteristic are the open porches and low-pitched roofs, usually with overhanging beams and rafters.

Modular home construction in Smithfield, VA can also create many other home variations including traditional two-story homes, ranch style homes, Cape Code, vacation homes, large estate homes, timberland, and the craftsman cottage. This large selection of modular floor plans allows home owners to work with contractors and designers to make their dream home a reality. And with modular construction, new interior design methods can be used to make your home unique.

One of the most popular modular homes with the benefit of contemporary craftsmanship of modular construction is the The Poplar  Craftsman Cottage style modular home. Just like its classic bungalow style variant, this modular home features a cozy 1,207 square feet living area with three bedrooms and two baths. With a modest covered front porch that welcomes residents and guests it also has a 14’0”-12’-5” living room. The highlight of The Poplar floor plan is its magnificent kitchen and dining room which is 18’-1” x 12’-5”. A utility room has been added as well. To complete the design of this home are the bedrooms and baths. The largest bedroom (12’-9” x 12’-5”) has a master bathroom. The two other bedrooms (9’-11” X 10’-1” and 11’-0” x 12’-15”) the one of the other two bathrooms.

To find out more about the features of The Poplar Craftsman Cottage style modular home, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.