We are proud to offer the most effective way ever to learn about
the step by step process involved in properly installing a manufactured
home; A great five-part video series with George Porter, the
industry's most respected installation specialist.
Mr. Porter leads you through a two hour viewing experience
that will prepare you for the numerous operations and complexities
involved in the installation of the modern manufactured home.
Video #1 - Site Preparation & Foundations
This 30-minute video takes you through the basics of soil types for
preparing your site with adequate drainage. You will also learn how to
determine size of footings needed to hold the weight of your home.
If you want to enjoy your home for years to come the foundation must be
set on a properly prepared surface. With this video you will know exactly
what will be required when it comes to preparing the ground for your homes
Video #2 - Home Installation
In this video you will preview what will take place once your home has
been delivered to your site. You will see how a home is rolled onto a
concrete foundation and installed properly. You will learn how to be sure
your home is level and how inspect for a tight seal at the marriage lines
Video #3 - Exterior Trim-Out
This lesson demonstrates the correct method for finishing exterior
end-walls with vinyl siding. Also featured is the best method for
connecting the electrical and water between the homes sections. Other
topics covered are:
installing the drainage system
air conditioning installation
This video will provide everything you need to know about the finish
operations on, under and around the outside of your home.
Video #4 - Interior Trim-Out
Learn how to interconnect the "marriage line" between your homes
sections. See the best way to trim out the and interior walls. You'll
learn the basics from methods for taping and texturing sheet rock walls.
to how they will install interior doors and moldings. Correct carpet
fitting cutting and seaming are discussed. along with installing ceiling
fans and much much more.
Video #5 - Final Inspection
This walk-through will show you how to inspect your home and what to
look for. This is an important step making sure everything has been done
properly. In this video you will learn how to do a thorough inspection
from top to bottom. Areas covered are: siding, windows, marriage line,
kitchen cabinets, interior doors, gas connections, appliances and much
more. This video is an invaluable tool for making sure your home has been
set-up properly. If there is a problem or something needs to be repaired
this is the time to point it out and write it down. By understanding the
walk-through process and following a simple method for inspecting your
home you will not overlook any aspect of home construction. This will
ensure everything has been inspected and properly installed before you
move into your new home.
After viewing all five videos you will have what it takes to
tackle your site preparation with confidence and peace of mind. Even if
you're not planning on doing the work yourself, this information will help
you understand the entire process. This will give you an edge when
choosing sub-contractors and help you make sure the site preparation is
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