Manufactured Vs. Modular
In order to help you better understand the difference between Manufactured and Modular homes we created this quick reference table.
|Manufactured (HUD)||Modular (MOD)|
|Pads/Footings, Piers & Skirting.*
(Included in our pricing)
|Minimum requirement of 4′ Crawl Space. Foundation Walls & Center Support / Columns.
(Not included in our pricing.)
(Built by others on-site)
|Wooden floor on a permanent metal chassis.||Wooden floor structure.|
|HUD code – Manufactured Home Construction and Safety Standards, established by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.||State (and Local) Regulations,
plus one of the following:
IRC – International Residential Code.
IBC – International Building Code.
(Same codes as a site-built home)
|Exterior / Center Walls|
|2″ x 6″||2″ x 6″|
|2″ x 4″||2″ x 4″|