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Construction Techniques That Make Modular Homes Superb

Darren Kincaid - Thursday, April 25, 2019
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Norfolk, VA

Modular homes offer the public affordable homes with superior materials. Modular structures are built with first grade resources and superb craftsmanship. This means these homes are guaranteed strong and sturdy. Here are several applications as to why modular-constructed homes are far superior when compared to traditional-built houses:

  • Window and door casings of modular homes in Isle of Wight, VA are fortified with metal splines in the corners
  • A strong adhesive is used to fix the drywall against the wall studs and the ceiling joists
  • Larger drywall sheets are applied to walls and ceilings
  • In two-story structures, the ceiling of the first floor level and the flooring of the second-level are detached.
  • To secure floor sheathing, they are both glued and nailed.
  • Flush beams are installed into the floor system
  • Double or triple perimeter joists are applied at the mating walls
  • Modules are connected together at the mating wall using bolts in the basement and attic
  • Strapping technique is applied to the corners of the perimeter floor joists

For more information about modular homes, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

Modular Construction Home Additions

Darren Kincaid - Thursday, April 18, 2019
Tidewater Modular Homes - modular home in Smithfield, VA

Springtime is the best time to resume home addition projects. If you are thinking of adding a sun room or outdoor living space, then opt for the modular approach. Modular construction delivers home additions much faster and stronger than the traditional stick-built construction. In just a shorter span of time, you can enjoy these new spots just right in time for summer.

Moreover, modular home additions here in Smithfield, VA present a more affordable construction option over traditional construction. Modular home builders are experts in constructing home additions solutions that meet any home builder’s budget. Modular construction has successfully eliminated waste and construction delay issues due to modular construction’s advanced systematic process.

So if you want to enjoy your future home addition sooner and at less cost, press forward now. Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, the experts in home expansion by modular design.

The Stylish Lenoir Two-Story Modular Home

Darren Kincaid - Thursday, April 11, 2019
Tidewater Modular Homes - modular home in Windsor, VA

A two-story modular home is ideal for a growing family seeking valued and timely new home construction. If you seed two-story new construction, then you owe it to yourself to check out the Lenoir modular home floor plan.

The Lenoir modular homes that we build in Charles City, VA and in fact throughout the Tidewater are offers 3 Bedrooms and 2 bathrooms perfect to accommodate a 4-5 member family. The ground floor features a grand foyer which leads to a roomy home lounge, spacious kitchen and dining area. It also highlights a French door that draws guests to a small corner or den where they can pursue an activity or simply relax. You can add countless customizations such as adding a brick porch that imitates the charm of French villas.

With Tidewater Custom Modular Home’s, unique blend of traditional and modern home style, anything is possible. The Lenoir not only offers strategic interior layout but also elegance and aesthetic beauty.

Contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes to find out more about this modular home style.

Vacation Style Modular Home – Great Investment for Retirement

Darren Kincaid - Monday, April 01, 2019
Tidewater Modular Homes - Vacation style modular home in Virginia Beach, VA

We all dream of living retiring and living live as a permanent vacation and in our permanent vacation home. Well, the good news is modular home construction can help you achieve that dream. Retired folks across Hampton Roads increasingly turn to modular home construction to achieve that vacation lifestyle they’ve dreamed of for years.

We’re seeing increased interest in vacation style modular home here in Smithfield, VA. With a wide array of modular home-building options to choose from, it is now possible for homeowners to personalize vacation style homes that can serve as a primary home where or as a second home that they can go to when they need a change of pace.

Your next vacation could be when you get home from work. A vacation style floor plan is not only intended for those homeowners who are planning to custom-build their second home where they can have staycations whenever they want to. In fact, more and more people include this in their future plans. They invest in a vacation style modular home while they are still alive and kicking. So that by the time they retire from work, they have something to live in and feel like they are on vacation in which they no longer need to travel far away just to take a break. With the advanced construction mechanisms and materials that modular home technology has brought to the market, homeowners now get to build their dream vacation home based on their specific wants and needs, a home where they will feel like they are on vacation everyday.

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