Next Generation Mobile Homes | GreenBuildingAdvisor.com
A high-performance mobile home that will use a fraction of the energy of standard manufactured housing and rival the energy efficiency and quality of advanced stick-built homes has made its public debut in Vermont. The first of 10 mobile homes to be produced under the Manufactured Housing.
This footage shows measures taken to insulate a mobile home's water heater through the U.S. Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). T...
Questions of Customers
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How does the price of making repairs on a manufactured house compare with making repairs on a regular house?
My husband and I are considering purchasing a mobile/manufactured house. I know that you have to purchase special parts for a mobile house. I know that the doors and even the furnace and hot water heater and cabinets and so many other parts are...
As far as I can tell, after living in this 1990 mobile for 6 years, the cost of fixing stuff is about exactly the same as in a regular house. Mind you, I haven't had to make any major repairs. As...
How is living on yacht compared to a townhouse/condo?
Has anyone lived on a 40 foot +/- yacht? I see them outside my office window all day and it seems like a relaxing life. Are they really too small to live(single) comfortably and how fast do they depreciate? A quick seach revealed that a 40...
It is a very relaxing life, and you can live quite comfortably on a sailboat, depending on what your expectations and needs are. You should be able to buy a 40 footer for much less than a condo...
Maintaining high standards of fire safety
AB127 directs the state fire marshal, in consultation with the California Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings, and Thermal Insulation, to reassess -- not to "update," as the authors of the previous commentary claimed
Sofame Ships New Percofrac™ Mobile Water Heating Unit
The Percofrac™ water heater will be integrated into mobile trailer configurations used in hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas from shale. This system is designed to use either propane or natural gas as fuel, and has a heating capacity of up to
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Tankless Hot Water Heaters, the Downside
This is not easily done in most northern climates, especially if the hot water pipes flow to the heater through an unheated space. Electric tankless heaters require a relatively high electric power draw to heat colder water quickly and for that reason they ...
Installing an On-Demand Hot Water System
Driscoll explains that the heater is a whole-house system sized for a three-bathroom household, laundry, and cleaning. An on-demand, tankless water heater is energy efficient because it does not store hot water ... This is your first pump, it's AC operated.
Justin Bieber -- Pelted By Water Bottle in Brazil
Justin Bieber took a water bottle to the face during a live concert in Brazil this weekend ... just like he did in 2009 ... but this time, he reacted MUCH, MUCH differently. You remember the 2009 shot, when someone beaned the cute, adorable ...