Rainbow Connection — Pick The Perfect Interior Paint Colors!
If you are getting your home ready to sell/rent, or you just moved in and want to freshen up the space, the colors you choose can affect more than what meets the eye.   For years, studies have proven that color choice can dramatically impact your day-to-day practices. Not... Read more
Oaks of Rockford Develops ‘a real community feel’ for West Michigan Retirees
Quality Site Development and Home Selection Sets Oaks of Rockford On Road to Success Developers of a premier Michigan active adult living community have made a statement in West Michigan. Oaks of Rockford is a new community built in a rural setting and with the amenities and perks many 55+ homebuyers... Read more
The Floor Plan – How to Read It and Understand It
Floor Plans for Mobile and Manufactured Homes – Reading and Understanding Them I wrote several articles recently about new model homes. When looking at a new home, you need to know how to read a mobile home floor plan. While some retail locations have homes onsite you can walk... Read more
Reader Questions About Doors, Closets and Laundry Rooms
We appreciate all of our reader comments! In my last post, New Homes on Display at the 2018 Louisville Show, reader Elizabeth commented: “When are manufacturing companies going to start building pocket doors in smaller units, building organized closets to save space as well as more storage in the... Read more
New Homes on Display at the 2018 Louisville Show
Last month MHVillage was an exhibitor at the 2018 Louisville Manufactured Housing Show. The show is held at the Kentucky Expo Center. If you haven’t been to the Expo Center, it is a huge place. And the reason the show is there is that it can hold all the... Read more
One Simple Tool Used To Site Your Mobile Home
What is the Pocket Penetrometer, and How is it Used to Properly Site Your Mobile Home? In 1989, George Porter came across the pocket penetrometer. He had been in the manufactured housing business for about two decades already, and like many people, he spent much more time considering the... Read more
Luxury Mobile Homes
This January I attended the 2018 Louisville Manufactured Housing Show. This is an industry trade show, put on specifically for manufactured housing professionals. It’s a great opportunity for those that work in the industry to see what is new for 2018.  One of the many things I saw was... Read more
Buy a Mobile Home on Bad Credit
Where do you start when you want to buy a mobile home on bad credit? Options are available if you want to put in the time. The application processes can be long and involved, but there are a few strategies to help you get ready to make the purchase,... Read more
Find a Mobile Home with Land
If you are new to the manufactured housing world, you might be unfamiliar with some specific home options available. Finding a mobile home with land, for instance, is a popular option for home owners for a few different reasons. How do you get started finding a mobile home with land?... Read more
Frozen Water Pipe in a Mobile Home?
Instructions for how to handle a frozen water pipe in a mobile home Mobile home residents are more susceptible than other homeowners to the travails of a frozen water pipe. With much of the country under a deep freeze, now is a prime time for exactly that kind of... Read more