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How to Find the Best Manufactured Home Floor Plan
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How to Find the Best Manufactured Home Floor Plan

A manufactured home floor plan is an invaluable tool for potential home buyers. In the US alone, there are dozens of manufactured home builders offering hundreds of different models. Using information provided on the model’s floor plan can help buyers determine the best home for their needs quickly and easily. …the floor plan is a treasure map, written in…

Complete DIY Mobile Home Transformation: Spectacular Shiplap

Complete DIY Mobile Home Transformation: Spectacular Shiplap

We’re so proud to share another great DIY mobile home transformation! Judy and Michael Gutierrez wanted to be closer to their son and granddaughter in Santa Rosa, California. They found a 1968 International Newport Single Wide (12’ X 16’), with an addition, in an older mobile home park in Santa Rosa and began a complete…

6 Great Mobile Home Kitchen Makeovers

6 Great Mobile Home Kitchen Makeovers

Home improvement and DIY experts tend to agree that mobile home kitchen makeovers should be a top remodeling priority. They have great return-on-investment rates and can make an entire home appear more modern. Regardless of budget, you can create a beautiful, high-functioning space that would make any homeowner proud. Here are 6 great kitchen makeovers that are…

This 1978 Fleetwood Single Wide Grew with the Family

This 1978 Fleetwood Single Wide Grew with the Family

Marilyn and Alec Widdifield have a 1978 Fleetwood single wide that they remodeled recently and I’m honored to get to feature it. Their single wide started out as a 14′ x 72′ but two additions were added. The home sits it Frontier, Sk. Canada, a small town near the Montana border and has been thoughtfully updated through the…

10 Smart Manufactured Home Remodeling Projects
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10 Smart Manufactured Home Remodeling Projects

Manufactured home remodeling projects and repairs should do two things: improve the home or make it easier or more comfortable to live in and increase its value as much as possible. Knowing how to calculate the cost versus the ending value of a project can help you chose the best projects. Learn How To Determine The Value…

Homesteading: A Manufactured Home Transformation

Homesteading: A Manufactured Home Transformation

There’s a great blog called ‘The Walden Effect‘ written by Anna Hess and her husband Mark. It’s a well-written insider’s view of all the aspects of homesteading, especially with an older mobile home. Anne is the web’s authority on the subject of homesteading with a mobile home. She writes about a range of subjects that…

Vintage Mobile Homes

Vintage Mobile Homes

Our 2nd issue of Vintage Mobile Homes Throwback Thursdays takes a look at 1961. It was another great year for mobile homes! Lots of great advancements and beautiful homes were being cranked out. If you missed last weeks installment you can see it here: Vintage Mobile Homes of 1953. Modern Mechanix, a great blog with a few vintage mobile…