Vintage Mobile Homes

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56-57 Palace mobile home floor plan

10 Great Manufactured Home Floor Plans

Floor plans have an astounding affect on people's lives. How we live and interact with our family is greatly impacted by a home's layout. We need a home to meet our lifestyle and provide style and convenience. Floor plans are important if you are buying a n... Read More...
beautiful mid-century mobile home living room

Mid-Century Modern Mobile Home Decor Ideas

Mid-century modern is one of today's most popular decorating styles and for good reason, it's beautiful and perfect for small spaces, especially smaller mobile homes. We'll cover some great ideas for a mid-century modern home and share a beautiful 1965 mobi... Read More...
Vintage New Moon Mobile Home kitchen remodeling ideas

New Look for New Moon Mobile Home

I've seen a few comments from vintage mobile home groups stating their displeasure when they see older mobile homes that are gutted and remodeled instead of restored back to their original state. Apparently, the 'true connoisseurs' thinks everyone should ha... Read More...
1963 13' Mobile Scout Exterior

Great Craigslist Vintage Travel Trailers For Sale

  You can find just about anything on Craigslist! From Airstreams to Zimmers and everything in-between - it is a true vintage trailer and mobile home fan's paradise so of course we're a big fan of the site here on MHL. See more great Craigslist mobile... Read More...
Vintage Mobile Homes

Mobile Mansions – A History of Vintage Mobile Homes

If you enjoy vintage mobile homes, RVs's, and campers you're going to love this video, 'MOBILE MANSIONS: The History of RV's and Trailers Full One Hour Version by Douglas Keister.' This video travels the timeline of mobile homes with great historical accura... Read More...
1950 Spartan Mobile Home Carousel for sale kitchen

1959 Spartan Mobile Home

Spartan Mobile Homea are a favorite of most vintage mobile home fans, and for good reason. The story of  the company is as fascinating as the homes they produced.  It's a true American tale of  innovation and the ability to adapt during difficult times. Did I... Read More...
airstream remodel

An Awesome (and Very Unique) Airstream Remodel

Awesome Airstream Remodel This Airstream remodel will curl your hair! Literally! One of the greatest benefits of mobile homes, campers, travel trailers, and RV's is unlimited potential. They can become anything you can imagine and in this case the owner im... Read More...
2 story mobile home - movie set

Two Story Mobile Homes – Vintage Advertisments

Back in the good ole' days mobile homes were more prone to design innovation and experimentation. With hundreds of mobile home manufacturers competing for sales the first company to come up with bigger and better was more likely to succeed and become a nationa... Read More...
1955 Spartan renovation after

Awesome 1955 Spartan Imperial Mansion Remodel

Those that take the time and money to renovate and remodel vintage mobile homes are my favorite kind of people.  Bringing back the past is not an easy thing to do especially if you try to be as original as possible. Those that do this work, that takes the time... Read More...

How the Mobile Home Stigma Began

The early 1940's was a challenging time for United States of America and the trailer industry. Our country was headed to WWII and rations were put in place in order to produce the necessities needed for the war. The mass produced trailer was still in its in... Read More...
Buick Camper Tent

Tents of the 1920s and 30s

  The modern mobile home came  immediately after the first automobile was introduced. People had been carrying their homes around with them for centuries in the form of carriages, covered wagons, and vargos so it was only natural that these concepts be... Read More...