An estimated 20 million Americans live in mobile homes, according to new Census figures. How did this become the cheap housing of choice for so many people?
An American family can now purchase a new prefab home for less than $25,000. These homes are normally ready for winter and has fully finished interior, wall-mounted propane heater, eco-friendly insulation and on-demand hot water system.
How a 24 Hour Plumbing Service in Kansas City Can Help
If you are planning to have one, it is highly suggested to get the services of a 24 hour plumbing service in Kansas City. These guys have all the know-hows about homes, especially in plumbing. They are licensed, certified, fully knowledgeable and have more than 10,000 hours of training before they get to work on projects. Beware, there are a lot of professional plumbers wannabes, better get the ones being referred to by your colleagues and neighbors.
Usually, these homes are move-in ready and plumbed so hook up to a sewer or septic system is easy.
Full sized kitchen with three burner range and stainless steel sink
Electric mini fridge
Butcher block countertops
Full bathroom with plumbed toilet, sink, and stall shower
Convenient stairwell to loft with hide-away storage
On-demand propane hot water heater
18,000 BTU propane wall mounted heater
Seven energy efficient, double pane windows
30 Amp electric hook up
Ceiling fan and hardwired USB ports
Exterior lighting and outlets
All natural cedar wood siding and trim with pine board interior
Ample built-in storage
2×4 stick frame construction
27 Gauge charcoal grey metal roof
R-15 Ecobatt insulation for walls and ceiling
R-19 Rigid foam subfloor insulation
The trailer is brand new and was custom built for tiny homes featuring twin 5,500 lb axles, electric brakes, and a heavy duty adjustable hitch.
If you have doubts, trust a reliable Kansas City plumber.
On my next post, I will give you ideas on where to put your mobile home.