Are you thinking about buying and building a modular home or addition? This comprehensive handbook covers everything you need to know, from choosing a dealer and working with a general contractor to selecting a floor plan, choosing customized details, and even planning the landscaping around the house. The emphasis is on top-quality materials and cost-effective measures to ensure that you get your dream home at a great price. Illustrated throughout and including a host of house plans, The Modular Home shows you exactly how to achieve the modular house you want.For example, you cannot build a 60-foot-long home without any walls in the middle of the house to carry the weight of the roof. ... You can also make many Cape Cod plans that have an unfinished second story into a chalet by adding beams in the ... Since most dealers have a limited selection of standard plans, these little tricks can sometimes help a dealer expand ... Modular design, engineering, and construction work because many home designs can be divided into modular sectionsanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Modular Home|
|Publisher||:||Storey Publishing - 2012-11-19|