Total Double Wide Manufactured Home Remodel

We previously featured Deb Miller’s exterior manufactured home remodel and she’s been kind enough to share the rest of her home with us. It’s a beautiful double wide that has been remodeled inside and out with excellent use of texture and color. Best of all, it’s paid for! Deb bought the home as a foreclosure after being laid off from her job. By…
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1973 PMC Mobile Home Remodel

This 1973 PMC single wide sits outside of Philadelphia, PA and is full of great mobile home remodeling ideas. Tami, the owner was kind enough to share all the details of her 1973 mobile home remodel along with plenty of before and after photos. It's also a perfect example of buying an affordable home and updating on a budget to create a beautiful…
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Old World Manufactured Home Kitchen Remodel

This old world, farmhouse style kitchen remodel is a treat! The Slayton's have turned their double wide manufactured home into a style all their own and I'm sure you'll love it as much as I do. The end result of the couple's hard work is gorgeous! My Hearts Song recently featured this great double wide manufactured home kitchen remodel. If you…
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15 Senior Home Improvement Tips

Senior home improvement is very important in our aging society. Making a few improvements and modifications to a senior’s home can increase their comfort and allow them to be more independent for a longer period of time. Independence is vitally important to us all, but especially so for our senior citizens. Related: See Why Manufactured Homes are…
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Charming Cottage Style Manufactured Home

The cottage style is a unique home fashion because it is hard to define, yet easy to recognize. Flowing fabrics, white furniture, overstuffed seating, aged patinas, and worn wood are often used to achieve an intimate style. Fortunately, this 1979 charming cottage style manufactured home has them all! Romantic, charming, and comfortable could be…
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A Simple Manufactured Home Makeover

Simple updates with calm color and white trim can make a huge impact in any home, but it works marvelously in a manufactured home. There's no kitschy trends or bold colors here! It's just a serene space that allows the home to shine on its own merits, and this manufactured home makeover certainly shines! This great manufactured home is for sale…
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Mobile Home Kitchens From 1955 to 1960

The late 1950's and early 1960's was a successful time for mobile homes. Record sales were broken year after year, and waiting lists for buyers were a common occurrence. Related: Vintage Mobile Homes. There are several reasons why the manufacturers enjoyed high sales and record profits during this time. One of the main reasons was the countries…
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Mobile Homes: Ignored Giant

Please welcome our guest Jay from a new website about mobile and manufactured homes, called Trailertrove.com. His interest in mobile home data and history inspired him to want to start the new site and we always need more mobile home resources, so please support him!  Much is made- and rightfully so- about the biased and often times downright…
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A History of American Trailer Parks

The history of the American trailer park is one of the most interesting aspects of our culture. History of the American Trailer Park The term ‘trailer’ is used to describe the original pulled camper concepts that came about in the first half of the 20th century. Job scarcity and housing shortages made these homes popular. However, the stigma…
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The $4,000,000 Mobile Home

The Paradise Cove Mobile Home Park in Malibu, California is unique. The 72-acre oceanfront community is rich in history and sits atop a bluff overlooking the Pacific. It has 257 manufactured homes of all makes and models, some are simple like the modern single wide makeover we recently featured, and some are not so simple, like the home below.…
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