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Eclectic and Unique Decor

Everything You’ve Wanted to Know about Eclectic Design

I've used the term 'eclectic' to describe several featured mobile homes over the last 9 years. I never gave the word much thought, really. I used eclectic to describe a space that was unusual or unique or had a mix-match style. Imagine my surprise when I realized that I had been using the word eclectic incorrectly all this time. The…

These Eclectic Manufactured Homes for Sale are Full of Style

Eclectic is coming back in style! While the white farmhouse style was taking over the country the more colorful and eclectic style was creeping up behind it. Eclectic is often used as a catch-all word in home decor. It can mean just about any style or look. 3 Eclectic Manufactured Homes for Sale .ugb-0c00d58…

This Boo-tiful Manufactured Home is Spooktacular

I thought my blowup Minion Dracula and 10' ghost in the front yard was pretty cool but my Halloween decor is nothing compared to Richie and Maureen Wright's boo-tiful manufactured home. I was so excited to get to feature the Wright's home in July. I only Facebook stalked her a little bit after seeing some photos she shared on our Mobile Home…

This Colorful Retro Mobile Home is a Show-Stopper

Look what $45,000 can buy you in Palm Springs, California! This 1966 mobile home may be small on space but it is big on style. It's a smaller home measuring in at only 10'x40' with 400 square feet of living space but would be perfect for a wannabe CA beach bum like me. The price of this colorful retro mobile home seems very reasonable as does…

1974 Double Wide Remodel is Dreamy

Just a few short months after starting Mobile Home Living in 2011, I received a Facebook message from Heidi and Tara asking if I'd be interested in sharing their complete 1974 double wide remodel. Naturally, I wanted to share it - this is a gorgeous mobile home! Unfortunately, in 2012 my writing abilities were even more atrocious than they are…

Ugly-Duckling Trailer House Gets Colorful Single Wide Makeover

In April of 2012, I shared an article about a colorful single wide makeover that Better Home & Gardens featured on their site. This was a big deal to me since there wasn’t a whole lot of mobile homes being featured in national home decorating magazines. Unfortunately, BHG used the words trailer house or trailer home to describe it. What…

One Woman’s Journey to Restore Her 1986 Single Wide

Karen, of North Carolina, is one of the reasons we started featuring remodeled homes here at Mobile Home Living. Not only do we love to share remodeling ideas but we also love to give a pat on the back to a homeowner who deserves it. Karen's journey to restore her 1986 single wide is definitely one of those times. One Woman Show Karen and her…

This Iconic Vintage Mobile Home in Blue Skies Village is too Cool

Bing Crosby sang and danced his way into the hearts of millions and is known as one of the most influential entertainers of the 20th century. He had a little side interest that was pretty cool, too - he was a big fan of mobile homes and helped develop one of the most famous mobile home parks in America, the Blue Skies Village. The mobile homes in…

Guy’s $21,000 DIY Single Wide Transformation (Video Tour)

Guy Bonin has always been a bit of a handyman. That's probably why his friends gave him this an old single wide. They knew he could do something with it and he certainly didn't disappoint because this 1979 single wide transformation is awesome! Guy's 1979 single wide transformation started out like this. There was one small…

1979 Single Wide Remodel: Epic WA Family Getaway

Karie's family farm is an easy four-hour drive from the home she shares with her husband Jim. With picturesque views of rolling hills and beautiful red barns, the relatively short drive offers a completely different landscape from the couple's daily grind. When the Sherman's decided to purchase the family farm from her parents, they were excited to…

Camper Decorating Ideas: Laura’s 5th Wheel Makeover

One of the biggest complaints about newer campers and travel trailers is their lackluster decor. Luckily, we feature plenty of makeovers to give you lots of camper decorating ideas! Related:  Gloria's 1987 Motorhome RV Makeover! The majority of factory-built campers have a drab color palette, with beige and brown being the standard color choices.…