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Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Can Prefab Be the Housing Solution for Millions of Americans?

Can Prefab Be the Housing Solution for Millions of Americans?

Who are these millions of Americans? They are the people that live with disabilities. In most cases they aren’t asking for much from home builders. Wider hallways and door openings, modified bath fixtures, accessible kitchens, maybe a ramp into the home or lowered switches and windows. Very few need all these on one house. Some just need a bathroom with a walk-in shower and handicap bars. Some may only need a 4’ wide hallway with 36” wide door openings. Others may need their entire home ADA designed. Whatever the homeowner needs, Modular Construction can accommodate them.   Modular builders have the ability to fill this niche, and the rewards are great for both the homeowner and the builder. How can the Modular Construction Industry help fill the housing solution for disabled adults? Here is an article recently posted in the Chicago Tribune that puts this same question about the housing solution to Realtors. Survey Finds Homebuyers’ Needs for Accessible Housing are Unmet Research shows that the overwhelming majority of homebuyers...

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Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

The Perfect Modular Floor Plan

While just about any floor plan that can be built by conventional stick built means can be built using modular construction, having a house plan that is drawn up with modular building in mind will usually allow for less expensive and more efficient construction. If you want to start designing with modular in mind, you can start with a standard home floor plan and make alterations from there. The changes don’t have to be small either. We’re not just talking about moving a window here or there. It is absolutely possible – and very common – to rearrange rooms, add features, or even add entire floors to a standard home plan. A modular house plan is like a set of Legos. Sure, you can build what’s in the instructions, but you’re also free to mix and match, make changes, and create anything your heart desires. Contact the experts in Los Angeles modular construction: http://www.usmodularinc.com info@usmodularinc.com...

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