Modular Homes: Home Specs and Features


Empire Modular Homes Construction Details in Alberta

The modular home materials and manufactured home construction techniques employed by Empire Modular Homes builders reflect the latest technology available in the modular home building construction industry. All Empire Modular Homes are backed by a full one-year warranty against defective materials and workmanship, exclusive of any foundation settlement or repair resulting from misuse or neglect of your modular home. Modular home clients are welcome to inspect manufactured homes under construction in our modular home factory to ensure your complete satisfaction with your very own beautiful Alberta modular home.

After construction, your pre-finished Empire modular home is shipped to your Alberta address in manufactured home sections to be located on your basement or foundation, where it is then secured together to form the completed Alberta manufactured home.

Note: All Empire Modular Homes are constructed to the below listed manufactured home construction specifications by default, but your modular home can be fully customized to suit your unique manufactured home needs.

Framed Construction:
  • Outer Walls - 2 x 6 Spruce @ 16" oc
  • Floor Joists - Truss Joist System
  • Bearing Partitions - 2 x 4 Spruce @ 16" oc
  • Subflooring - T & G 23/32 OSB
  • Roof Trusses - Approved Roof Trusses @ 16" oc
  • Roof Sheathing - 3/8" Exterior Sheathing
  • Wall Sheathing - 3/8" Exterior Sheathing

Roofing:
  • Lifetime Warranty Fiberglass Shingles
  • Roof Trim - Prefinished Aluminum Fascia and Soffit

Electrical Service:
  • 100 Amp - 48 Capacity with 220V Range Wiring
  • Copper Wiring Throughout

Siding:
  • Vinyl Siding
 

Interior Partitions:
  • Walls - 1/2" Drywall, Painted
  • Ceilings - 1/2" Drywall, Textured
  • Paint - Premium latex eggshell finish

Windows:
  • PVC - Lo-E with Argon Gas
 

Kitchen Cabinets:
  • Customized to individual plan as per manufacture standards

Doors:
  • Front - 3'-0" x 6'-8" x 1 3/4" Insulated Steel
  • Rear - 2'-8" or 3'-0" x 6'-8" x 1 3/4" Insulated
  • Interior Doors - 1 3/8" HC
  • Frame - 1 5/8" Jamb

Floor Finishes:
  • Full choice of quality carpets and vinyl linoleum

Insulation:
  • Exterior Walls - 5 1/2" R20 Fiberglass Batt
  • Ceilings - R40 Loose Fill Insulation

Empire Construction Features:
  • Subfloor glued and screwed to joists
  • Backing on all bearing walls
  • Continuous venting to soffit

Plumbing:
  • Three Piece Bath plus shower over tub with additional plumbing where specified.
  • Wiesbro pressure lines and ABS discharge lines.