Entries by Tucker Ewing

Financing Your SmartPads Home Is Easy, Seamless, and Less Expensive

As far as banks, lenders, and appraisers are concerned, financing your SmartPads prefab home is the same as any site-built home. Firstly, you’ll obtain a construction loan, which will require you to “put down” approximately 20% of the total estimated construction costs which includes the SmartPads home in addition to all other on-site work and permits required to complete the build. Then once approved you start to pay monthly interest on the outstanding balance of the loan as it increases. Unlike home mortgages, construction […]

Are SmartPads homes considered sustainable and green?

Yes. Our homes generate about 80% less waste than standard site-built homes. SmartPads construction projects typically generate 1-2 dumpster loads as compared to 5-6 with a traditional site built. In addition, your home is built with state-of-the-art closed cell foam insulation products complimented with Energy Recovery Ventilation (ERV) systems delivering clean, fresh air into your […]

How much does it cost to ship?

That depends on the home but can be anywhere from $2,000 – $6,000 per module. Please select a specific home design that you are interested and then we can provide an estimate for shipping costs.