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The Whim: A Single Wide Exterior Remodel

The Whim: A Single Wide Exterior Remodel

After 3 years, Richard and Marie’s single wide exterior remodel is finally finished. It’s been a true labor of love and well worth it – the end result is spectacular! The Whim, a Wick Artcraft Model CA-679 single wide manufactured home, has been featured a couple of times here on Mobile Home Living. The lakeside Wisconsin retreat has experienced a truly beautiful…

Top 3 Methods to Insulate Under a Mobile Home
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Top 3 Methods to Insulate Under a Mobile Home

If you insulate under a mobile home you can save money. Over the last 3 decades, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has partnered with the US Department of Energy to test various methods of energy efficiency for old and new manufactured homes. Adding better insulation to the walls reduced heat loss by 13%. Coming…

Exterior Mobile Home Remodel: Complete Double Wide Transformation

Exterior Mobile Home Remodel: Complete Double Wide Transformation

Many of us have paid cash for an older mobile home then made upgrades to the home as our budget allowed and the results are fantastic! This exterior mobile home remodel is another great example of the beautiful results one can achieve with a complete mobile home remodel. Exterior Mobile Home Remodel – Humble Beginnings This double wide began as an already fine…

1954 Pacemaker Tri-Level Mobile Home Remodel
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1954 Pacemaker Tri-Level Mobile Home Remodel

This Pacemaker Tri-Level Mobile Home remodel is a perfect example of using a vintage mobile home as a base for small living. The condition of this 60-year-old home proves that American pride and workmanship was at its finest in the mid-1950’s when mobile homes were experiencing their Golden Age. Pacemaker Trailer Company Pacemaker Corporation, once…

TX Blogger Shares Her DIY Manufactured Home Remodel

TX Blogger Shares Her DIY Manufactured Home Remodel

Ready to be inspired? Elizabeth Phillips, a fairly new blogger, has already shared some great DIY manufactured home remodel ideas on her blog and I’m honored to introduce you to her today! A 1987 Bonnell single wide manufactured home sits in Sealy, TX with a great tale of transformation to tell. Its owners, Elizabeth and Dale Phillips, are writing the story themselves and…

Restored Vintage Campers – 1953 Airfloat Navigator
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Restored Vintage Campers – 1953 Airfloat Navigator

Restored vintage campers and travel trailers are all the rage! This 1953 Airfloat Navigator has everything a vintage camper should have: unique design, real wood interior, fantastic floor plan, and smart storage all built with materials that will last a lifetime, or three. It has everything you need to take an epic trip across the country or across…

Planning a Stress-Free Home Remodel
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Planning a Stress-Free Home Remodel

Don’t let those glossy home magazine photos fool you, home remodeling can be stressful! But there are ways plan a stress-free home remodel. Long-term home remodeling projects are life-altering and can lead to an enormous amount of stress. Your home, that wonderful space that’s all your own, is turned upside down. Materials are in the way, the home gets…

Affordable Single Wide Remodeling Ideas
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Affordable Single Wide Remodeling Ideas

Buying an older single wide manufactured home and remodeling it as your budget allows is a great way to live debt-free. The sky is the limit with single wide remodeling and the homes below prove it! Related:  Planning a Stress-Free Home Remodel. Finding a used manufactured home that has been maintained properly is fairly easy wherever…

Gorgeous Rustic Cabin Manufactured Home Remodel
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Gorgeous Rustic Cabin Manufactured Home Remodel

Buying an affordable home and turning it into a true dream home is what Mobile Home Living is all about and this rustic cabin manufactured home remodel is a perfect example of that! The McCormacks bought their 2002 Spirit manufactured home in 2009. The 2200 sq ft home has a great view – it sits on the…

Cool Coastal Double Wide
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Cool Coastal Double Wide

Coastal cottage and country-primitive are the two most popular styles here at Mobile Home Living. The coastal cottage style is famous for its cozy decor that combines natural textures and light colors to create an inviting space. Luckily a reader of MHL and fellow-blogger, Cindy Hughes of My Mobile Cottage, has shared her beautiful coastal cottage style manufactured home…