Los Altos Welcomes One More Success Story for Modular Homes in California

Irontown Homes delivered a high end prefab home expected to receive a LEED Platinum certification into Los Altos, CA on November 19th. Irontown Housing Company, Inc., a 25 year old Utah factory built housing company, has changed the face of construction by providing customers with custom, quality built, and energy efficient modular homes. This project designed by LivingHomes encompasses each of these details with a custom designed home by world class Architect Ray Kappe, FAIA. This home not only reaches the highest LEED Platinum Certification by the US Green Building Council but it exceeds the point requirement for the ranking.

Traditional Homes vs. Modular Homes

Modular homes can be confusing at first because there are many different names for them.  They are labeled prefabricated, modular, prefab, and even incorrectly called manufactured.  Putting names aside, what is a modular home?  Is it different from a traditionally built home?  Yes.  There are quite a few differences between these two types of homes…

Benefits of Modular Homes

Modular homes or prefab homes consist of several built-in components or modules that are delivered to its intended location for assembly. The different modules or sections are shipped to the location and they are assembled using large overhead cranes. The modules include bed rooms, living rooms, dining rooms and kitchens that match the requirements of the owner. These…

Prefab Homes

In the past, the words “prefabricated house” simply meant a double wide trailer. Though many people still hold this misconception, the truth is that prefabricated homes have become a whole lot more than just a trailer. Also known as modular homes, prefabricated homes can be a cozy cabin, a large luxury house, or anything in…

Irontown’s Process

Irontown is set apart from other factories by offering our clients the chance to customize every detail of their home.  Our process for building a home is designed to make this exciting project go smoothly.  While in the planning stages we want you to be creative with your home’s details while maintaining goals and expectations…

Irontown Financing

Learning about a Construction Loan Construction loans are quite different from a standard mortgage.  When you are planning on moving a prefabricated home onto the site it is essential to know what specific financing options are available, how they work, and which one is best for your home. Construction loans have a higher interest rate…