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Modular Homes Offer Safe and Comfortable Living

Joseph Coupal - Friday, October 12, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - Modular Home Manufacturer, Charles City, VA

Safety and comfort are the primary concerns of homebuyers when purchasing a new home. For homebuyers who are considering building a new home, here are some things to consider in regards to modular homes.

Homes built through modular construction are sturdy and resilient. They can resist wind forces of up to 180 mph. The materials are precision cut to fit together perfectly and everything is fit and fastened in the manufacturing plant. Modular building systems applies the process of gluing and screwing all building materials with extra framing. Everything is reinforced to withstand transportation to the permanent building site and to withstand the craning onto the home's foundation. This makes modular homes tougher and sturdier, perfect for withstanding nature's violent strikes.

Moreover, modular homes are equipped with state-of-the-art safety features such as wired-in smoke detectors and incombustible building materials that are used around the kitchen ranges and furnaces. Those homes built on pilings near the water are built with higher and better standards and design. Modular homes strictly abide by the HUD national codes for electrical and plumbing and always meet or exceed state and local building codes. In fact, oftentimes, lenders are more comfortable lending to those who choose modular homes over traditional construction.

Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes for more information on modular homes.

Ranch Style Modular Homes are Ideal for Downsizing

Joseph Coupal - Friday, October 05, 2018
Tidewater Custom - Chapel Hill Ranch Style Modular Floor Plan in Yorktown, VA

For empty-nesters, couples who are contemplating downsizing into a new home, a ranch style modular floor plan is a highly recommended design. This floor plan offers convenient living with no stairs or second levels. With a ranch style modular layout, all the home essentials are arranged on one floor for an an easy to maneuver home.

Ranch style modular homes in Yorktown, VA offer high ceilings and open floor plans to make spaces that are roomy and airy. This set-up is strategically designed for convenience and so that aging adults can easily navigate and access all the inside the home. Ranch homes offer access to the entire house without the need to climb stairs. This is ideal for downsizing couples because ranch styles make living easy and comfortable.

Furthermore, because there they are a one story home, it is easy to clean and maintain. Also, smaller lot spaces like ranch style modular homes make lawn and landscape upkeep easy. Indeed, ranch style modular homes provide a safe and convenient living environment for seniors.

Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes to find out more about ranch style modular homes.