Building specifications - SE TX manufactured housing

starrthurberAugust 4, 2013

I own 5 acres in Southeast Texas, near Winnie (but still in Jefferson County, which makes a difference in some things);

I am looking to buy a manufactured house (or modular house if I can find a retailer) to put on it. I am reading about "built to .... specifications". The same for Ratings - EX: R-22 rated fiberglass or "built to LS specifications"

A simple search does not provide direct answers. Is there a website that provides the meanings of these specifications?

Does anyone on this forum have suggestions?

I did find this site, which promises to be exciting in many ways and I look forward to exploring it!

Thanks! Starr

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Manufactured homes are built to the national HUD standard for manufactured homes. Modular homes are built to the local building code.

    Bookmark   August 5, 2013 at 3:15PM
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Thank you!

    Bookmark   August 14, 2013 at 10:39PM
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