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Standard Quality Features of A Modular Home

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, December 31, 2019

This blog post will serve those who have a good eye for renderings but want to reassure those of you who don’t that we can personally demonstrate everything discussed here in today’s post.

You win when you compare the list of standard features built within the Tidewater Custom Modular Home (that we build across Tidewater Virginia) to the features contained within any other builder’s product description. Here's an rendering of a typical custom modular home in cut view.

Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Smitfield, VA

If you closely examine the image, you’ll see a number of the following standard quality features that are present in our modular home floor plans.

  • Vinyl Siding and Accents - comes in various styles and colors; requires low upkeep
  • Low-E Glass Windows - it can add accent to the home while preventing energy loss
  • 30 Architectural Shingles - contributes beauty to the exterior look of the home as it provides durability to the roofing at the same time
  • Shingle-Over Ridge Vent - provides optimal ventilation to roof cavity
  • Roof Truss System - fully-engineered trusses are lifted at the actual site and complies with location-specific criteria including snow pile and wind zones
  • Half-Inch Roof Sheathing with H-Clips - provides extra sturdiness to the roof construction
  • 12-inch Eves - adds beauty and protection for doors and windows
  • Spray Foam Insulation Around Wiring and Plumbing - the insulation helps prevent air infiltration
  • Blow-In Ceiling Insulation - it keeps the home energy-efficient; Batt-insulation is also available.
  • 12 Inch Overhang with 2x6 sub-facia - provides solid-framing for gutter installation
  • Exterior Insulation - R-19 fiberglass batt insulation is applied to exterior walls. While R-21 insulation can also be used as a substitute for special local codes.
  • 2” x 6” Exterior Wall Framing with Blocking in Cabinet Areas - For extra insulation values superior strength and a quieter home.
  • Stairs with Railings - are built using premium hardwood
  • APA Approved Tongue and Groove OSB Floor Decking - enables for a firm foundation to accommodate any type of floor finish is used.
  • Insulated Fiberglass Exterior Doors - comes in a wide array of styles and colors; they are upkeep-free and come with composite jambs and integral brick mold.
  • Breathable Exterior House Wrap - Keep air infiltration at minimum and helps in making the home more energy-efficient.
  • KCMA Approved Cabinetry - Tidewater Custom Modular Homes always feature exclusive legacy crafted cabinetry.
  • 2x4 Interior Partition Framing with Closet Shelf Blocking - the framing provides extra strength and stability to the structure.
  • 200 Amp Main Panel with Circuit Breaker - to meet all modern electrical codes.

Value for your home building dollar anywhere in Tidewater Virginia starts with a call to us here at Tidewater Custom Modular Homes. There is so much to know and appreciate about this truly spectacular building process and product. It’s indeed our pleasure to show them off!

Merry Christmas and Happy Chanukah to You and Yours this Season

Joseph Coupal - Monday, December 23, 2019
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, VA

Christmas and Chanukah share a similar spiritual message: that it is possible to bring light and hope into the world. These two holidays occur together this year, which makes this an even more special holiday season.

This is a season to reflect upon how fortunate we are to have you as our customers: our friends and neighbors. During these holidays, we wish you, your family, and your friends a safe, joy-filled, and relaxing season.

Warm wishes for a Happy Hanukkah, a Merry Christmas, and a most Happy New Year! With peace, joy, and love this holiday season and beyond!

Standout Modular Home Cabinetry

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, December 17, 2019

In a previous blog, we featured a luxurious kitchen in Virginia Beach integrated within our modular home construction delivery. One highly-desired and distinctive feature of modular kitchens is the exquisite wall cabinets that we deliver with each and every TC Modular Home. Take for example this elegant modular kitchen in Windsor, VA

Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Windsor, VA

Look closely at the superior cabinet construction in this photo. These modular kitchen cabinets are made from the highest quality solid wood. They offer full depth dovetail drawer boxes. They are soft close, full extension drawers. They feature adjustable shelving with 6-way adjustable soft-close hinges. Door panels are superbly designed and finished. When you opt for the spectacular modular kitchen cabinets offered by TC Modular Homes, know that you have a broad selection of paints and finish options so you can tailor the look of this kitchen directly to your kitchen dreams. Modifications and complete customization is not only available, but encouraged.

We want to be clear. This kitchen is but one of many kitchen options available to you. At Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, attention to detail is not only celebrated, it is demanded. We are proud of our work and celebrate the opportunity to show it off. Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes anytime to learn more!

Modular Construction Empowers You to Build a One of a Kind Home

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, December 10, 2019

A truly unique floorplan. That's just one benefit you can get when turning to a modular home construction. Let's check out this brilliantly unique living room below.

Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Smitfield, VA

The design is a fusion of both modern and classic architecture. With modular construction, your design options are endless. This wonderfully beautiful and functional living room features a large stationary window that enables maximum light and views of the outdoors. The living room is painted with aqua blue and accented it with white paint. It uses a modern style downlights with bluish-purple art color that perfectly complemented the shade of the walls. The living room is the spot in your house where you can sit down and relax and this design perfectly nailed its function. Indeed, it has an oceanic ambiance. Cool, calm, serene and tranquil. This is how you might describe this living room.

Another unique feature of this modular house is how they use a contrasting color in the kitchen room. See how lit up the kitchen side of the house with its soft yellow shade. And if you check the kitchen features, it is complete with all the necessary stuff a kitchen must-have.

Indeed, modular construction lets you achieve a one-of-a-kind home. Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Home and let us know the design you have in mind for your dream home and will help you materialize it.