Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Did you know, your housing dollar will go a lot farther when you purchase a manufactured home? According to the Manufactured Housing Institute, manufactured homes can cost half as much per square foot to build compared to site-built houses. Our homes are constructed in a controlled factory environment, built to HUD Code or Home Construction and Safety Standards. Our homes are available in a variety of designs, floor plans and amenities, making them indistinguishable from site-built homes. Here are some frequently asked questions our homeowners have asked. Click on the question to reveal the answer.

Where can I put my new home?

Your manufactured home can be placed virtually anywhere a site-built home can. It can go on an acreage or in the city under the area’s appropriate zoning. It can be set on footings or on a basement.

Can I finance my home through you?

Yes! We offer financing with a down payment between 5 to 10%. Our goal is to make the transaction work for you!

ONE YEAR Manufactured warranty

Yes. Home ownership is a big deal and we want to make sure you’re comfortable with your decision to buy from us. We offer a one-year warranty on any manufactured defects and on your new appliances.

Should I insure my home during transportation to my lot? What about once it is placed on the lot.

Insurance is a must but we’re here to help. We can assist in making sure you are properly insured at all times during the process.

Are the appliances included?

Yes. Your new home comes with a range, refrigerator and microwave.

How much does it cost to run electric, gas and sewer lines to the house?

We’ve found that cost can range from $2,000 to $12,000.

How big are your homes?

Our homes start at 480 square feet and go as large as 2,432 square feet.

How many bedrooms do your homes have?

Typically our floor plans have one to three bedrooms. You can special order a floor plan with a fourth bedroom but keep in mind this room is typically smaller than the other three.

Can I have a porch and garage? Can I add a dormer?

Yes and yes! Our manufactured homes are available with tons of options to allow you to create the home you’ve always wanted, whether this is your first or second home.

What do you use on the outside of the house?

Every home comes standard with Georgia Pacific vinyl siding and 25-year CertainTeed fiberglass roof shingles.

How is the insulation in these homes? Can I live there year round?

Yes! Our homes come with Thermal Zone 3 construction which means they can be put anywhere in the United States, including Alaska.

What will my utilities cost per month?

We use efficient star-rated furnaces, water heaters and appliances to ensure your new manufactured home runs as efficiently, and affordably, as possible.

If you had called us sooner, you’d be home right now. Contact Little Sweet Homes today!