Home Improvement and Repair

Helpful advice for your manufactured home improvement and repair projects.

using heat tape on frozen water pipe

Adding Heat Tape to your Water Lines

Old man winter will soon be upon us and we all know what that means, bitter cold, ice and snow. It also means you should probably be checking or installing insulation and heat tape on those water lines. A wa... Read More...
How to Buy a Mobile Home with Bad Credit

Understanding Mobile Home Leveling Issues

Although some people view mobile home living as a starter or temporary idea, many of us find it to be the perfect dwelling and remain in our home for many years. There are many reasons for choosing a mobile hom... Read More...
shutters for mobile home storm safety

Shutters for Mobile Home Storm Safety

Mobile Home Storm Safety Mobile home living on the coast can cause apprehension and fear as hurricane season poses threats of severe damage to homes. For higher category storms, depending on how far from the c... Read More...
mobile home storm safety

Storm Safety: Preparing Your Mobile Home

Storm Safety 101 As the end of summer and beginning of fall rapidly approaches, storms on the east coast are gearing up and can cause havoc on everyone, especially those who have chosen mobile home living as t... Read More...
Baby Gate: childproofing and making home secure for your child

Childproofing Your Manufactured Home

A manufactured home is only a bit different from any other home when it comes to childproofing.  We'll cover those differences and provide a few resources for properly childproofing your manufactured home in ... Read More...
flooring in a mobile home

How to Replace Flooring in a Mobile Home

You will probably need to replace the flooring in a mobile home eventually, especially if it's an older home or you have encountered an unknown leak. For many years, mobile homes were constructed with sub-floor... Read More...