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More blog posts about mobile homes:

  1. How can I tell if a mobile home is well constructed?

  2. How can I tell the difference between a manufactured home and a modular home?

  3. Does it make sense to remodel an older mobile home?

  4. What does the HUD tag look like and where do I find it on a mobile home?

  5. How can I know if my mobile home meets HUD Code?

  6. Where are the load bearing walls in a double-wide mobile home?

  7. How much does it cost to move a mobile home?

  8. Can I paint the vinyl covered wallboard in a mobile home?

  9. Does an addition to a mobile home have to comply with with HUD Code?

  10. What can I do to prevent dampness and mold in my mobile home?

  11. Can I install a mobile home myself?

  12. How can I remove water under my mobile home?

  13. What is a Park Model mobile home?

  14. Do I need stairs at all exit doors from a mobile home?

  15. What is an air conditioner for a mobile home called?

  16. What year were mobile homes required to become more storm resistant?

  17. What’s the difference between a manufactured and a mobile home?

  18. Can I remodel an old mobile home without a building permit?

  19. Where are Wind Zone 2 and Wind Zone 3 for mobile homes located?

  20. What are the most common problems with older mobile homes?

  21. Why are there cracks in the wallboard in a mobile home after its moved?

  22. Can you move a mobile home that is 20 years old in Florida?

  23. What is a pit set mobile home?

  24. Does a single-wide mobile home have interior bearing walls?

  25. Is 7 feet a normal height for a wall/ceiling in a mobile home?

  26. Do you have any tips for buying a used mobile home?

  27. Why is the floor tile cracked in my mobile home?

  28. Why is it important that a mobile home stay level throughout its lifetime?

  29. How much venting is required for mobile home skirting?

  30. What do I need to know about building an addition to a mobile home?

  31. What is the best air conditioner for a mobile home?

  32. What is a D-sticker mobile home?

  33. What is the life expectancy of a modular home?

  34. How do I upgrade my old (pre-1976) mobile home to meet HUD standards?

  35. When was the first double-wide mobile home manufactured?

  36. Why is my double-wide considered a HUD home?

  37. How energy efficient is a mobile home?

  38. Can I tell the year of a manufactured/mobile home from the HUD tag (red tag)?

  39. Can a mobile/manufactured home have a high radon problem?

  40. What are the HUD requirements for selling a remodeled or renovated mobile home?

  41. How many mobile/manufactured home manufacturers are licensed to sell their homes in Florida?

  42. Can a mobile/manufactured home get termites?

  43. What are the limitations on homesites where a mobile/manufactured home can be located?

  44. What does a home inspector look for when examining a mobile home crawl space?

  45. What is the difference between the electric service to a mobile home and a site built home?

  46. How can I make my mobile home more energy efficient?

  47. What are the ventilation requirements for bathrooms and kitchens in mobile homes?

  48. How much is a used mobile home worth?

  49. What would cause half of a double-wide mobile home to lose electric power?

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