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Modular Home Construction – Perfect for Those Looking To Downsize

26 April 2019

Avalon Building System - Commercial Style Modular Buildings

It’s common for family’s t outgrow their homes. You’ve done your job raising children and now managing a large property that once was one of your greatest assets but now seems increasingly like a liability as you manage all that space that you simply no longer need. Avalon Building Systems in Nantucket, MA offers numerous modular home floorplans that are perfect for those empty nesters planning to move in a smaller living space.

The following are some preferred modular floor plans ideal for downsizing:

Ranch Style Homes - Ranch style modular homes feature a single-story abode with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. It features a roomy living space, wide kitchen and dining area. It's easy to navigate as well as convenient to clean and maintain especially for aging couples.

Cape Cod Style Homes - For those who still want to retain most of their existing furniture, the Cape cod modular home offers expansive living space with an unfinished second level that can serve as a storage room or an additional bedroom.

Contemporary Style Homes - If homeowners prefer simple and minimalist designs, then, contemporary modular homes offer exactly that. It offers large living area with two to three bedroom options.

From these basic home styles, homeowners can further customize the exterior look and interior arrangement to precisely meet their unique requirements and specifics. Contact Avalon Building Systems for more details about these modular floor plans.


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Coastal Modular Holiday Homes

19 April 2019

Avalon Building System - Commercial Style Modular Buildings

Thinking of building a rest house near the coast? Modular construction offers awesome houses well-suited for coastal living. With varieties of home style to choose from, you can select what can match your style and preferences. You can even further customize it to exactly meet your needs.

If you’re looking for a cozy-sized vacation home, check out our coastal style modular home - The Pleasant Lake. It offers a charming one-story ranch-style home with a spacious kitchen adjacent to a sizable Family Room. The home showcases a bow-front dining nook with windows and features a large master suite with 2 additional bedrooms and a spacious closet. Since it's constructed in modular design you are guaranteed a home built stronger, built of premium quality raw materials, and with proven craftsmanship. Rest assured your new Pleasant Lake modular home deliver more affordability and strength than any traditionally build construct.

The Peasant Lake is just one of many coastal-style home options. We invite you to browse our site for more modular floor plans or contact Avalon Building Systems.


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Modular Construction - Fast Deliver for Any New Building Construction

12 April 2019

Avalon Building System - Commercial Style Modular Buildings

New building construction and expansion works are in full gears as entrepreneurs take advantage of spring and the warming weather. For those who are planning to start a building project this season, it’s essential for you to consider the multitude of modular construction options at your disposal. Modular construction offers time-saving solution so you can start operating your business operations sooner and at significantly less build-out expense as compared to traditional stick-built offerings.

The modular construction process is a significantly more efficient construction process. Modular projects can be accomplished in a matter of few weeks due to the infusion of high technology precisions that are not possible within traditional construction projects. Modular building systems employ computer-aided design software not only for the planning phase but also for the actual build-out phase of the building project. The cutting and formation of modules are carried out fast and precise as they utilized specialized high-powered machines instead of a manual labor. At the final assembly, 90% of the project is already done. And the other 10% of the work won't take up that much time to fully complete.

The series of rigid quality checks also mitigate construction errors in the final output. Thus, there are less time waste in rectifying errors in the job site. If you are considering modular construction in your next building project, contact Avalon Building Systems.


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Modular Building Construction For Brick & Mortar Businesses

5 April 2019

Avalon Commercial style modular buildings in Cohasset, MA

If you want your commercial space to be built quickly, more strongly, and more economically than traditional building construction, Avalon Building Systems modular construction here in Boston is your ticket to success. Commercial style modular buildings excel over traditional construction in many ways while allowing remaining wide open for design customization.

The modular building construction process offers the “theme-based” design engineering often required in retail brick and mortar business. Creative building themes and concepts drive increased foot traffic into their business. Also, the unique construction designs can and will drive word-of-mouth (free) advertising as your customers share their delight about your business through countless social media channels. Indeed, your commercial space itself will be a significant marketing asset. Our modular building systems will deliver the efficient and cost effective solution to spring your business forward.

Modular building projects are completed in weeks vs the months required for traditional construction. This obviously is very beneficial to entrepreneurs with tight target schedules.

Contact Avalon Building Systems for more information about modular commercial spaces.


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The Winthrop – Multi-Family Modular Floor Plans

26 March 2019

Avalon Building System - Multi-Family Modular Floor Plans

The advanced building techniques and technologies of the modular construction industry has brought forth a wide range of options to interested homeowners and real estate entrepreneurs. The fast-moving modular home industry has paved the way for developers and contractors to meet the increasing demand for high quality and fast build out for both residential and commercial properties. The advanced modular building systems empower homeowners and commercial real estate investors to arrive finished construction significantly faster than traditional home construction.

The Winthrop multi-family style building is a great option for big families who own tight lots. This three-story floor plan contains one apartment unit in each floor level which only means this modular structure can fit in three different but related families. Or more so, this can be used for commercial applications wherein business entrepreneurs who want to be in the housing business can make use of the Winthrop multi-family style modular floor plan and offer the three apartment units to different families.

Each floor of The Winthrop is comprised of three bedrooms and one bathroom providing enough indoor living space for the occupants. These three bedrooms will be typically placed next to each other to maximize the space provided by this rectangular floor plan. The bathroom, living room, kitchen and dining area will be on the opposite side. But homeowners or business owners can actually rearrange these parts to their liking.

More and more developers and contractors take advantage of The Winthrop as well as the other multi-family style modular buildings in Stoughton, MA. The final output looks exactly like a traditionally built multi-family building, only that the structure itself takes not only lesser time but also lesser money to finish which is more advantageous for people who are in the apartment rental business.

For more details, contact the Avalon Building Systems.


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Avalon Building Systems for Various Modular Building Projects

19 March 2019

Avalon Building System - Commercial Style Modular Buildings

Whether your construction need is for residential or business space, Avalon Building Systems is your perfect partner for the building project. Avalon Building Systems offers a vast variety of floor plans that can be customized to meet distinct customer needs. Modular floor plans range from traditional family style homes to commercial buildings for business purposes. Searching for the right home style or commercial space layout can be a daunting task. If you are having a hard time selecting a floor plan, we can help you figure out the right design for your specific requirements.

We invite you to sit down and discuss with us any ideas and concepts you have in mind for your next construction build out. We can help you plan down to the smallest detail. Our aim (as it has been for the past 30 years) is to provide complete customer satisfaction with our modular building construction services. Expect us to work closely with you so your modular home or commercial modular space will be equipped with all the elements and features you desire.

Contact Avalon Building Systems and will help you get started with your modular building undertakings.


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Modular Home Myths Disproven

12 March 2019

Avalon Building Systems, Boston, MA

We don’t know where false information emerges about modular home construction, so all of us here at Avalon Building Systems in Boston, MA would like to straighten some things out for you.

Myth 1: Unstable and Unsafe – The truth is that they are MORE safe and stable.

As far as safety is concern, modular buildings not only pass and exceed state, local, and federal safety codes, but the strength of modular home construction exceeds that of their traditional “stick built” counterparts. It’s much more involved and complicated than this, but at the core, major components of modular homes are bolted as compared to components being nailed within traditional come construction. Just think of the difference between something that is nailed together and something that is bolted together. Modular units undergo series of stringent quality inspection during fabrication up to final assembly. The rigorous process ensure modular homes and commercial-style modular buildings are safe to occupy.

Myth 2: Poor Quality Raw Materials and Craftsmanship – The truth is that they are better crafted materials.

Another false indictment. Only premium grade materials are used by modular method. Faulty materials within the modular home factory processing center never see the floor. Compare that to traditional construction projects where the site foreman must weigh the negatives of returning bad material that include going off schedule, transportation and labor cost associated with returning the faulty products, and the simple temptation to incorporate bad material as they will never be discovered by the buyer. That is, they won’t INITIALLY be discovered by the home buyer. The bottom line here is that modular construction utilizes advanced technology to achieve precision cuts and formation of modules. Poor material production out of the modular home manufacturing process is extremely rare, and when they do occur, they never make it onto the production floor. Nothing could be farther from the truth as it pertains to traditional home manufacturing.

Myth 3: Expensive – The truth is modular home factories climate control and computerized manufacturing wins out.

All things considered, you get more value out of modular home construction as compared to traditional home construction. This is primarily due to efficiencies associated with producing within climate and computer controlled factory settings vice the non-climate controlled and poor craftsmanship that exists out on the traditional job site. Modular construction within the factory shortens the construction time and cuts labor costs. The construction savings is then transferred to the consumer's end so that modular buildings can come affordable.

Myth 4: Dull and Boring – The truth is you can’t tell the difference between a modular home and a traditional home by looking at it from the street.

On the contrary, modular designs are certainly not boring. It actually has marvelous home designs which can be further customized to make it more unique and stylish. As a matter of fact, you can't even tell the difference between modular buildings and conventional-built structures unless you inspect the assembly. Take a tour of a modular home’s attic to see how beams and joists are tied then compare that to traditional construction. You can see the difference at first glance.

Myth 5: Non-Sustainable and Not Earth Friendly – Nope, actually more earth friendly.

Modular structures are green and energy efficient buildings. There is less construction waste in modular construction because computers don’t make mistakes. People do, though. Less waste lowers not only the impact on the surrounding environment, it lowers construction cost. Lower costs are passed on to the consumer.

For more information about modular buildings, contact Avalon Building Systems.


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Why Modular Homes Take So Much Less Time to Build

27 February 2019




With the construction industry booming once again in the United States, you probably have dreams about building something unique for your own family. On your own property. And you probably want to save time and money getting it built. Right?

Now more than ever, with modular architectural design and modular construction taking its rightful place in the home building world, we want you to know why we are so passionate about this building method.

Take a look at the chart below. It explains how much faster it is to build with Modular Construction and because your home is built safely in a factory, out of the elements and by construction experts, you will save not only time but money.


Graphic courtesy of Vanguard Modular Building Systems

The reasons for saving money are too numerous to spell out in this blog, but here is a teaser… factories build many houses and because they do, they can buy quality materials at a much lower bulk cost. Labor is another savings place because all the professionals work for the factory, there are no delays for contractors as they juggle jobs. Everything and everybody is in the right place at the right time.

What’s more, all of this is happening at the factory, while the site is being prepped for installation. From there, once all the pieces are stacked, site restoration can begin immediately. It’s a no brainer why it takes so much less time to build a modular home!

Please check out our portfolio of beautiful homes. From beach homes to large luxury models, every plan is ready to be customized for you. Or, let’s start from scratch for a totally unique home exactly the way you dreamed.

We really look forward to hearing about your dream home at your free consultation.

Source: modulararchitecture.com


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Modular Building System For A Less Noisy Construction

26 February 2019

Avalon Building System Commercial Style Modular Buildings in Hingham, MA

One of the less appreciated advantages of opting for modular construction is its less disruptive and noisy construction process. If you’re building within an established neighborhood, you arrive and tell your new neighbors (before even meeting them) that you care.

Modular home modules are constructed in significant measure away from the actual build site. Modular home frames are built within enclosed factory-setting where noise is controlled and isolated inside. As compared to traditional stick-built home construction, modular homes require a significantly reduced need for loud and disrupting on-site power tool utilization.

The comparative quiet nature of modular building construction is one reason modular construction is seeing increasing utilization within various public and private enterprises. Healthcare facilities, collegiate construction, hotels, and established residential neighborhoods are just several examples where construction site noise is an important factor in the construction build out decision making. Many have already adopted to modular process because of this reason.

Contact Avalon Building Systems to find out more great advantages of modular construction.


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Modular Construction for Boarding School Expansions

19 February 2019

Avalon Building Systems Commercial Style Modular Buildings in Cohasset, MA

College faculties here in Hingham are increasingly turning to modular building construction for a variety of reasons. Expansion for school dorms must be done in a fast-track pace to accommodate this growing industry. Avalon's Modular building system in Hingham, MA can provide quality collegiate suites with faster completion time. As it pertains to multi-person housing, modular building construction obviously is not limited to the collegiate environment. Modular building construction is rapidly growing across America for any/all types of multi-person housing applications.

Modular collegiate dormitories is just one example of where commercial-style modular buildings are employed. Many schools are turning to modular building system because it offers innumerable advantages as compared to traditional construction method which has a more tedious procedure. Also, most schools have tight finances and construction duration that should be met before another school year starts. Modular construction provides an economical solution for this urgent requirement without compromising the quality of the new structures.

Modular construction incorporates high caliber materials that are quality controlled and verified before they ever arrive a build-out site. The materials are cut and shaped using hi-tech computerized machinery. These equipment and machines shorten the overall construction process as a modular product can be finished up to 10 times faster than their traditional stick-build equivalents.

Modular floor plans as well are fully-functional and offers limitless customization options in a budget-friendly price.

Contact Avalon Building Systems to find out more about modular school dormitories.


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