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Eco-Friendly Homes: Mobile Homes
Did you know that owning a manufactured home can help you live a more climate-conscious lifestyle? With the increasing focus on reducing carbon footprints, many Americans are seeking ways to make both big and small environmentally friendly choices. In 2022, manufactured homes have become more energy-efficient than ever, thanks to industry advancements and consumer trends.
How the 1992 Hurricane Andrew Changed the Quality Standards of Mobile Homes
The year was 1992, and Hurricane Andrew was about to land in Florida. As a category five storm, it was one of the most powerful hurricanes in history. It caused widespread devastation, with an estimated $25 billion in damages and 44 deaths. Homestead was hit particularly hard, with 99% of mobile homes destroyed beyond repair.
Tips To Help You With Your Furniture Refinishing Projects
The first thing you should think about when considering whether to fix up an older piece of furniture is, “Is this an antique?”. If it is, consult an expert before touching it. Many people have destroyed valuable antiques by removing the original features that made them valuable. Thinking they were fixing it up. If you don’t know, then find out.
Why Live In A Manufactured Home?
Manufactured homes are built more solidly and have greater sound dampening through the walls. Site-built homes tend to be sticks with plasterboard walls so sound transfers fairly easily from room to room. Manufactured home walls are built for transport and are therefore stronger.