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Picking Up the Pieces After Hurricane Michael: 1999 Buccaneer Double Wide Remodel
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Picking Up the Pieces After Hurricane Michael: 1999 Buccaneer Double Wide Remodel

Stephen and Michelle Deal had just finished remodeling their 1999 Buccaneer double wide in Panama City, Florida when Hurricane Michael made landfall in October 2018. Hurricane Michael was so powerful it broke several records. It was the first Category 5 hurricane to hit the US since 1992 and the third-most intense Atlantic hurricane to make landfall in over 100 years…

1977 Double Wide Remodel with Fabulous Minimal Farmhouse Style
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1977 Double Wide Remodel with Fabulous Minimal Farmhouse Style

The modern farmhouse style has taken the country by storm and it’s always fun to see how homeowners give the style their own unique look. We found this 1977 double wide remodel for sale in California and it is a perfect example of the modern farmhouse style. This 3 bedroom, 2 bath double wide manufactured…

Our Best Advice for New Manufactured Home Buyers

Our Best Advice for New Manufactured Home Buyers

Buying a new manufactured home is no walk in the park. I wish I could say it’s a lot like buying a site-built home but it’s not. In fact, it’s completely different from buying a new site-built home because the majority of the protections that site-built homebuyers have simply aren’t there for new manufactured home…

These 5 Mobile Homes for Sale in Washington are Winners
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These 5 Mobile Homes for Sale in Washington are Winners

Technology is awesome. We can jump on a computer, type in a few words, and see some gorgeous mobile homes for sale in any state. Here are our top 5 mobile homes for sale in Washington in the last couple of months. Three of these mobile homes for sale in Washington sold within a week…

Homeowners Reveal Common Mobile Home Remodeling Mistakes
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Homeowners Reveal Common Mobile Home Remodeling Mistakes

Mobile home living is a smart housing choice for many but nothing is perfect. In this article, a homeowner shares his story of building a great single wide addition but making some mistakes along the way. His mobile home remodeling mistakes aren’t uncommon but most homeowners aren’t as willing to share their mistakes as they…

50 Incredibly Useful Tips about Mobile Homes
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50 Incredibly Useful Tips about Mobile Homes

If someone is new to Mobile Home Living and has never been around a factory-built home they probably don’t know what they don’t know. While mobile homes are remarkably similar to site-built homes, there are still differences. For example, financing and installation are more complex but the plumbing is more simplified. Every one of these…

How to Repair a Mobile Home Belly Board

How to Repair a Mobile Home Belly Board

If you’ve ever read the government published pamphlets about a mobile home underbelly or how to repair a mobile home belly board you’ll quickly notice that they aren’t particularly worried about cost. Every recommendation usually ends with ‘hire a professional.’ Unfortunately, regular mobile homeowners have budgets and we can’t just call up a pro every time…

Easy Coastal Living in a 1988 Fuqua Double Wide Manufactured Home
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Easy Coastal Living in a 1988 Fuqua Double Wide Manufactured Home

Desirée and Todd are the proud owners of this 1988 Fuqua double wide manufactured home in Venice, Florida. Desirée had never been around a mobile home before and admits to having a negative opinion of them. She can remember half-joking with her husband that she would live in a mobile home park if it meant…

Colorful Coastal Mobile Home with Flip Flop Shutters (incl. instructions)
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Colorful Coastal Mobile Home with Flip Flop Shutters (incl. instructions)

Life really is better in flip flops! Meet Ellen and Alex Birdwell and their colorful coastal mobile home. The newly retired couple turned a 1981 Nobility double wide into the ultimate beach house by adding color and whimsy over a foundation of classic coastal design. It’s a unique and fun home that is a perfect…