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5 Important Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Mobile Home Community

Choosing a mobile home community is a big decision. Especially when you consider that at the end of last year there were over 43,000 parks around the country. Whether you are buying a new home to move into a park or moving into a home that is already set up, it’s important to know what

What Temperature to Set Air Conditioner in summer?

With the return of short-sleeved shirts and workplace temperature discussions, summer has returned in a spectacular fashion. However, did you realize that home heating and cooling accounts for 20 to 50 percent of your energy bill? If you’re wondering what temperature to set air conditioner in summer then you’re at the right place! During the

Top 3 Themes for An Epic Pool Party at Home

If you’re planning to throw an epic pool party, you want to ensure it’s the one your guests will never forget. It all starts with a suitable theme. What should you do to make sure it’s a success? This post will cover how to host an epic pool party and some exciting theme ideas you

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3 Easy Ways To Carve Out a Home Office in Your Mobile Home

These days more and more workers are choosing a home office rather than the typical office setting. But when you live in a mobile home that can be quite a challenge, especially in smaller homes. Just last week we shared a 1963 Budger remodel that included a storage shed that had been rehabbed into a

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Mobile Home Owners Have Been Doing it for Almost a Century 

Maybe I’m getting old and grumpy. But every time I see an article about how digital nomads are trailblazers of a completely new lifestyle my eyes roll a bit. I’ll give the writers a little credit for the fairly cool name they’ve given to the ‘trailblazers of a completely new lifestyle.’ Digital nomads is a

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The Appeal of Mobile Home Land Packages to Real Estate Investors

For the past few months when searching for our monthly homes for sale we have noticed more and more mobile home land packages on realtor sites. So, we decided to dig a little deeper and see why these types of listings have become so popular. What we discovered is pretty interesting. Turns out there is

Luxury Mobile Home Communities Make a Statement in Malibu

Today we are taking a look at two luxury mobile home communities that line the beaches in Malibu. These homes aren’t for everyone, but if you are looking for beachfront living in Malibu, communities like these have their benefits. For example, even though rent is high in these communities, it’s still two to three times

Mobile Home Park Security Tips for Bicycles

It doesn’t matter whether you live in a mobile home park, an apartment complex, or a fancy gated community-there will always be problems when people live in close quarters. In this article, we share mobile home park security tips for bicycles. A reader recently asked for ideas to keep her daughter’s new bicycle from being

8 Cool Small Space Landscaping Ideas For Mobile Homeowners

Small space landscaping can certainly be a challenge for mobile homeowners. However, just because you have a small yard, doesn’t mean you can’t have a great outdoor space. Check out these 8 great ideas to help inspire you. all images courtesy of Pinterest. Make a Statement with Succulents Succulents are probably not the first thing

Mobile Home Pest Control Tips

Mobile home living has a lot of advantages. For one, it’s far cheaper than owning and maintaining a traditional house. Like any home though, mobile homes are susceptible to pest problems, that’s why we have put together these mobile home pest control tips. If you missed our previous article, here are some more tips for

Editorial: Clayton Home’s New Website is Pretty Cool (Until it’s Not)

I’ve been especially tough on Clayton Homes over the last 9 years. In this article, I actually say some very nice things about Clayton Home’s new website and then I follow it up with a complaint because I can’t let them get a big head on us, now can I? I’ve complained about Clayton’s advertising

Lulabelle’s Story, The Trailer with Lots and Lots of Love

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Over 17 million awesome people living in mobile and homes across the US. Yet, there are very few books, magazines, or television shows that cater specifically to us. Campers and RVs have tons of cool books and magazines. Mobile homeowners are lucky if we get a decent owner’s manual after buying a $75K home. I’ve