Modular homes were originally built as a more affordable housing option. They are still used as residential households, but have expanded in their usage. Today, modular homes are also used as portable classrooms, temporary churches, and even mobile offices. Their size and low cost make them easily transportable, being one of their biggest advantages. These modular homes turned into portable classrooms and offices also have the following advantages.
Low material requirements
Modular homes require very little in terms of materials. Produced in one fifth the time and at half the cost of site built homes, manufactured housing assembled in a controlled, factory environment uses fewer materials and generates 35 to 40% less waste than comparable site built units. In fact, many cu