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No One Can Tell the Difference Between Modular Homes and Traditionally Built Homes

Joseph Coupal - Friday, April 27, 2018
Tidewater Modular Homes - modular home in Suffolk, VA

Modular homes allow you to afford the home that you want with all the options you are looking for. You can have a basement, multi-levels, extra bedrooms, increased energy efficiency and insulation. Tidewater Custom Modular Homes allows you to choose different custom options so you no longer have to settle for a cookie cutter house. You can enjoy your dream home, now possible through the efficiency of modular construction.

Modular homes look just like traditional stick built homes. The big difference is that they are pre-built in factories and assembled on-site. This provides time savings since construction on the modular building can begin in the factory while the foundation and site work is being done at the work site. But don’t just listen to us, take a look at our beautiful gallery of homes to see for yourself. Your modular home floor plan can be customized to meet your dreams. For more information, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

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Custom Built Homes That Take Much Less Time to Build

Joseph Coupal - Friday, April 20, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Suffolk, VA

You want a newly built home, but you don’t want to wait up to a year to move in and you want your new home customized. Build a modular home which takes significantly less time, and can be highly customized.

Prior to building process, you will meet with the modular home builder to discuss floor plans and budgets. There are many different home styles and floor plans that you can consider when you are building a new modular home. Your options are unlimited, from colonials to ranch homes to Cape Cod style, and each style home has their own individual flare. You have the option of a standard floor plan with customizations in various rooms or you can have your floor plan customized however you would like.

In the kitchen an island or under cabinet lighting can be added, or perhaps twelve foot ceilings, recessed lightning and crown molding . How about transoms and side lights at the front door? Perhaps you are interested in a media center; Tidewater Custom Modular Homes can add surround sound to the family room, with an area in the wall for a recessed television.

You also have the ability to choose cabinet styles and finishes, hard wood flooring and recessed lighting. There are so many special features to add to your new modular home, inside and out. And, the process takes weeks instead of months, sooner rather than later you are moving into your new, custom built modular home.

For more information contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

Ranch Style Modular Homes Offer Simplicity, Beauty, and Durability

Joseph Coupal - Friday, April 13, 2018
Tidewater Custom - Chapel Hill Ranch Style Modular Floor Plan in Smithfield, VA

Through the years, the advancements of technology has evolved the home construction industry as well. Modular construction has become the newest trend in home-building making it more cost-effective. Modular home construction has becoming much more practical and popular because of the faster process. These homes are built in state-of-the-art, environmentally controlled factories with the most advance equipment and QA systems. This ensures that modular homes meet the highest quality standards and use the highest quality materials without leaving craftsmanship and aesthetic qualities behind. And because they are constructed off-site in a factory, labor and materials costs are lower as are the costs from vandalism and theft. Also, modular homes offer substantial savings because the price quoted is always your final cost so there are never budget over-runs.

Modular construction allows you to customize your home to your specifications or needs. The ranch style modular homes in Windsor VA offer simplicity, beauty, and durability. With energy-efficient features, contemporary accents, and the freedom to customize your home to better suit your needs and lifestyle, ranch-style home designs can be the right way to build your dream home. Tidewater Custom Modular Home has a wide array of classic modern ranch designs as well as custom ranch designs to choose from. Either a traditional or modern look can be adapted depending on your preferences.

In addition, ranch style modular homes are typically one-story and are popular for their easy living. However, ranch style floor plans offer flexibility, making modular additions or a second story more easily added. You can choose to modify anything you want for both the exterior and interior of your home.

For more information on modular ranch style homes, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

The Brookside Cape Cod Modular Floor Plan Caters to the Varying Needs of a Growing Family

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

Cape Cod style modular homes in Williamsburg, VA feature the simplicity of the Cape Cod style and the efficiency of modular construction. Cape Cod homes are one of the most popular styles of modular homes due to their versatility. They can be custom-built with additional storage spaces, offering more rooms for growing families and additional amazing features. The Brookside Cape Cod style has a spacious floor plan that allows you to customize your new home, making it an excellent choice for a growing family.

Each Cape Cod style floor plans has ample room for modification with stylish and spacious living areas that can offer multiple functions. If you prefer having a spacious master bedroom situated on the first floor of your two-story home, you may find The Brookside Cape Cod style floor plan as an inspiration to build your dream home. This 1,780 sq. ft. Cape Cod has a spacious master bedroom adjacent to an even more spacious living room. The master bedroom comes with its own walk-in closet and has a large bathroom with shower, soaker tub and vanity. The kitchen and dining area are situated next to each other. It also has a flush bar, refrigerator, and range space giving you a more spacious dining area.

Modular home construction not only caters to your specific needs but also to your family’s needs as well. Upstairs there are two bedrooms that share a common bathroom and each has their own walk-in closet and storage space for linens. Also, there is an option to add a basement for extra space. The options in this home are endless.

To find out more about the features of The Brookside Cape Cod style floor plan, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

Modular Construction for Faster Completion of Your Outdoor Living Space Project

Joseph Coupal - Friday, March 23, 2018
Tidewater Modular Homes - modular home in Windsor, VA

Having a spot in your house where you can savor the sunny weather and breathe in some fresh air can be a timely home addition this spring and summer. An outdoor living space equipped with patio furnitures, high quality grills and outdoor kitchen set-up can be accomplished right away with your existing modular floor plan.

With modular construction method, any home additions or extensions are possible due to flexible modules used in building structures. Modular homes in Windsor, VA offers countless possibilities for custom styles since advanced computer softwares are used in creating floor plans and home layouts. With this smart technology, it is easier for modular home builders to develop a home modification layout that can maximize your space to make room for an outdoor living area or any home additions of your choice.

The quick building method of modular construction does not compromise quality. In fact, this building system emphasizes quality check in every phase of the construction procedure which exceeds the total no. of quality inspection a conventional building process usually have. For this exact reason, you can be sure your outdoor living home project is top quality and can be completed before summer finally kicks in. To learn more about modular homes and modular home additions, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

The Bayboro: A Perfect Vacation Style Modular Home for Families who Love the Beach

Joseph Coupal - Friday, March 16, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes - The Bayboro vacation style modular home

Some families would like to invest in a getaway home where they can stay to take a break. Many prefer vacation houses tnat are near the coast where the beach is close and you can enjoy the sea breeze and the calming sound of the waves. A Vacation style modular home is a perfect modular home design that is apt for a seaside getaway home.

Vacation style modular floor plans have a variety of designs that can be further modified and tailored to your taste. Our beautiful Bayboro vacation home style is one of our best floor plans that feature expansive glass panels in the living room for a wide spectacular outdoor or coastal view. It also has a wide kitchen area with a spacious pantry and a large dining space great for big families to enjoy getting together. Moreover, this home has a marvelous loft with safe railings where you can add furniture and turn it into a perfect spot to enjoy the sunlight and ocean view with the family.

The fast-track building procedure of modular construction is one of the great advantages to consumers who would like to catch up before summer is in full bloom . So if you are looking for a faster way to build your vacation home without compromising the quality of materials and construction, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes. Your can move into your dream vacation home in no time.

Sunroom: A Perfect Modular Home Addition for Spring

Joseph Coupal - Friday, March 09, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes,  Charles City, VA

Nothing beats having a perfect room at home where you can enjoy the warmth of the sun and delight in the views of your yard and landscaping. Adding a sunroom addition to your modular home is a perfect way to welcome the spring and summer. With the fast-track procedure of modular home additions, your new sun lounge can be completed before spring gets into full-swing.

The beauty of a flexible modular floor plan is that it always has room for expansion with cost effective and faster built home additions. So the only limits to the design of your sunroom is with the available space of your plot. Modular additions are highly customizable to perfectly suit your home style and taste. Whether it's a space for your daily workout, playroom, home theater, or just a relaxing retreat; your sunroom will be your favorite spot in your home in no time.

Custom-built modular homes in Virginia Beach, VA make home additions possible. Any modifications can be done fast and cost effectively compared to conventional construction processes. Moreover, you can be sure your addition is built with supreme quality. So if you are thinking of adding a new sunroom to your home, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.

Stylish and Functional Bathrooms are Part of the Essence of a Modular Home

Joseph Coupal - Friday, March 02, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes,  Charles City, VA

The bathroom is one of the areas in the house that calls for a proper scrutiny in design and details. These spaces add so much to the style and design of a home, but also to resale value. With so many different fixture installations and plumbing required, it is one of the most challenging and time-consuming parts of the construction process. Modular home construction puts emphasis on bathroom design while making sure the job is done in a short-time frame.

Modular Homes in Charles City, VA offers plenty of bathroom style options that can be customized specifically for the homebuyers' budget and style. You can equipped your bathrooms with quartz or marble countertops, stainless Dazzle or Satin faucets, pendant lighting or chandeliers, and panel cabinets with a wide selection of finishes complement the entire look. Furthermore, even if you have a small space, custom modular home builders can provide strategic placement of fixtures so they can be accessible and stylish at the same time. In case you are considering an expansion later on, you can easily extend your space and move the fixtures efficiently.

With the countless possibilities of modular home construction, you can achieve that sleek and stylish bathroom in the comfort of your home. For more about modular home bathrooms, contact Tidewater Modular Homes.

Modular Homes Feature Modern Kitchen Styles

Joseph Coupal - Friday, February 23, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Virginia Beach, VA

It’s magical how the aroma of a cup of home brewed coffee can wake your senses and fire up your day or the savoury smell of chicken soup can lift up your dreary mood. Home-cooked food whipped in our kitchens do not only fill our starving tummies but fill our hearts as well. This makes the kitchen the soul of a home where a family can gather together with delicious dishes and great conversation. It’s only fitting to style your kitchen with great details that meet both aesthetics and functionality.

Modular homes in Virginia Beach, VA, offer limitless possibilities for design and layout that can be customized to suit your taste and style. Kitchen options for modular homes take into account all aspects of a multi-purpose kitchen so it can serve as a cooking work space as well as a room for entertaining. Modular kitchens only use premium-grade fixtures and state-of-the-art kitchen equipment to create a fully-functional kitchen space every family desires.

Furthermore, with modular kitchens you can have that professional looking cooking workstation which is 30% less expensive than market value. To learn more about modular kitchens, contact Tidewater Modular Homes.

Transforming Custom-Built Modular Homes into Disaster Relief Housing

Joseph Coupal - Friday, February 16, 2018
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes, Suffolk, VA

Natural calamities are unpredictable especially in the extent to which they damage and properties. It is unfortunate for those who suddenly loose their homes due to the wrath of nature. Thanks to modular home builders in Suffolk, VA, areas that are prone to damaging weather can instantly get into disaster relief housing which can accommodate the affected residents where calamity strikes.

Custom-built modular homes can be transformed into post-disaster housing and can be built in time to cater to homeless residents that require immediate shelter. Indoor fabrication method of modules assures that weather does not affect the completion and delivery time. Meanwhile, the quality of finish products are guaranteed because the modules are created in a quality-controlled factory.

Flexible modular floor plans can be tailored to the special needs of the evacuees like medical treatment rooms, nursery, post-traumatic counselling rooms, and more. The computer-aided design of modular construction makes it possible to customize a modular home in varied dimensions and forms.

Moreover, since custom-built modular homes are manufactured only from premium raw materials and advanced technology, these structures can handle 175mph wind. To learn more about the benefits of custom-built modular homes and their various uses and additional purposes, contact Tidewater Custom Modular Homes.