Factory-Built Homes With a Custom-Made Look| EcoBuilding Pulse Magazine | Prefab Design, Modular Building, Green Building, Green Design, Green Builders
Research: Modular Home or Manufactured Home? What is the difference between a modular home and a manufactured home? Many places do not allow manufactured homes. So can you put in a modular home? What is the difference? Is a Modular Home a Trailer? Manufactured Homes are also called Mobile Homes and Trailers. Modular Homes are also called Factory Built Homes, Pre-Fabricated Homes. Both are built in a factory, then delivered and set up. But there are BIG differences.
Factory-built homes that make sense - Vancouver - "1,800-square-foot three-bedroom house ...two-bedroom garden suite that is 800 square feet, and a two-bedroom laneway house that is 500 square feet...with rooftop gardens, solar panels, net-zero energy use, radiant heat " An Alaska nonprofit has ordered 100 of the prebuilt modular homes"to be built with federal funding for low-income households, including seniors, single-parent families, the disabled, and homeless veterans."