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Cape Cod Style Modular Homes are the Perfect Combination of Classic and Contemporary Home Design

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 30, 2018
Tidewater Modular Homes - modular home in Windsor, VA

Cape Cod style modular homes offer a modern design with classic New England appeal. They feature a simple symmetrical shape that was intentionally designed to protect against harsh weather conditions. Because of this, many homeowners still prefer its classic layout. Modular construction in Yorktown, VA has adopted this design and continues to improve upon the layout to become more functional and resilient.

Cape Cod style modular homes have a symmetrical sloped roof, windows, doors, dormers, shingles and more. The sloping roof is one of their distinguishing features and is perfect against rain and the occasional snow. Modular building systems can enhance this style to make it more robust and flexible adding outdoor porches and garages.

For homeowners, who want the exterior of their customized home to remain simple, the Cape Cod offers charming curb appeal. The classic pitched roof as well as the optional three dormer design and stunning front porch are its best traditional features that will never go out of style. With modular construction, it is possible to keep these basic Cape Cod style features while modernizing the floor plan to be tailored to the specific preferences of the homeowner.

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Modular Homes Are Great Investment For New Investors

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 23, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - Modular Home, Charles City, VA

For professionals of all ages who are thriving in their career, investing in real estate is an ideal ventures to pursue. However, new investors are often reluctant to spend money on an investment home that requires modifications and work. This makes modular homes perfect for new home investors or for those who are not DIYers. Modular homes are completed quickly and ready to rent out, plus any future modifications can be done easily and affordably with modular construction.

Additionally, modular construction offers affordable home customization. This benefits investors since the home can be built according to their exact preferences, for example having the utility room accessible from the outside and separate from the interior of the home so that tenants do not need to be home for service. Modular construction is also a more conservative and easy process for those who are new to home construction because modular homes are precisely built from planning through move-in. Costs are set and there are no surprise increases of fees.

Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes to find out more about the advantages of modular construction for investment properties.

Make Vacation Home Living a Dream Come True with Modular Homes

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 16, 2018
Tidewater Modular Homes - Vacation style modular home in Virginia Beach, VA

Have you been dreaming of living in a vacation-style home. It is important to consider the construction method that can provide you with a quality vacation style home. If you are considering building your dream home, then take a look at modular construction. Modular homes are perfect for homeowners who want to settle near mountains, lakes or ocean front.

The modular building system features homes with sturdy foundations, excellent floor plans, and high-levels of insulation. They stand firm during challenging weather and can withstand heavy winds and the heavy weight of snow. Furthermore, they are far more energy efficient than traditionally built homes, a perfect shelter for all seasons. The doors and windows used in this construction are highly insulated for low thermal loss. They are also fully equipped with underfloor heating systems and offer various heating system options. Modular vacation style homes are truly an ideal home for all-season residences.

Furthermore, homeowners who want to take in the great outdoors while relaxing in their home can fully enjoy the tremendous scenic views of mountain peaks, brilliant lakes, or expansive ocean with extra large panoramic windows and doors. A customizable terrace can also be designed to serve as the perfect viewing deck. Modular homes in Norfolk, VA can make your vacation living dream into a reality.

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Traditional Two-Story Modular Homes are Ideal For Large Households

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 09, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - traditional two-story modular home in Smithfield, VA

If you are searching for the ideal house to accommodate a large or growing family, a traditional two-story modular home is right for you. Because every family has distinct needs, this modular home style can offers five bedrooms to meet the specific demands of your large family.

The Madisonville, which is a traditional two-story modular home, presents limitless options for designs that match the purpose of each room. Rooms can be further modified to specifically meet the preferences of each family member. The master-suite is complete with a walk-in closet and master bath. The other four bedrooms are situated on the second floor along with another full bath. It also offers a spacious dining area and large living space where the whole family can gather.

Indeed, the Madisonville traditional two-story modular floor plan has an efficient, attractive, and accommodating layout that can superbly cater the needs of each member of the household. On top of that, it is constructed through modular construction which means that homeowners can move into their new home in less time than with traditional construction.

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Choose A Reputable Modular Home Builder in Constructing Your Modular Home

Joseph Coupal - Friday, November 02, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Windsor, VA

Building a home will most likely be your largest investment, so it makes sense to find the right home builder who you can trust with the job. When opting to choose a modular home builder, it is essential to check first the credentials prior to making final transactions with them.

In selecting a modular home builder, make sure to choose a team that has a reputable practice. It's smart to check out their portfolio so you can determine their style and their capability to make modifications so it can exactly suit your taste and preferences. You should also read client feedback and testimonials so you can see firsthand remarks regarding the homes they build. It is also imperative to find out what materials they use when building a home, so you are guaranteed of the quality and sustainability of your modular home . Also request a factory and site tour so you can witness the procedure and projects that they are currently working.

When investing in a home it is important to be meticulous. It makes perfect sense to first investigate your final choices in home builders. Tidewater Custom Modular Homes encourages our clients to look into our portfolio, reviews and projects, ask as many questions as they can about our process. We want them fully informed before they finally commit to us. Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes to find out more about our team and our work.