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Colorful Single Wide Room Makeovers

 I found this 550 square foot single wide makeover on HGTV Rate My Space. I thought you'd enjoy it as much as I did. When I researched the screen name of the person that uploaded the photos,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website f...
by Mobile Home Living on Apr 4, 2013

1971 Skyline Single Wide Kitchen Remodel; The Interview

Yesterday,  we featured the kitchen remodel of Darell and Melissa's 1971 Skyline single wide. If you haven't read it yet, go now! The total kitchen remodel cost around $3,000 and that included... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by Mobile Home Living on Mar 25, 2013

Mobile Home Photo Series

Art is certainly in the eye of the beholder but in this case I think we can all agree these are some pretty awesome photos! The angles, lighting, filters and just general composition really appeals... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by Mobile Home Living on Mar 21, 2013

Great Canadian Single Wide Makeover

I love this single wide! It doesn't look like much from the outside but the inside is fresh and fabulous! It was listed for sale in 2008 on a blog called Nelson Mobile Home. The price was $43,900... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by Mobile Home Living on Mar 13, 2013

Mobile Home Magazine

There's more to owning a manufactured home than most realize. There's different laws and taxes codes for us and if you happen to live in a park or lease the land, there's a whole new set of issues... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by Mobile Home Living on Feb 19, 2013

3 Great Kitchen Inspirations for Manufactured Homes

 Kitchens renovations and updates are one of the most popular makeovers in manufactured homes. While the standard kitchens are usually fine and useable, they often lack the most updated features... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit...
by Mobile Home Living on Feb 17, 2013

mhbo.com Is a Great Online Resource for Buying and Selling Manufactured Homes

Selling or searching for your own manufactured home to buy or rent just got a lot easier! There's a new website called mhbo.com that is bringing buyers and sellers together with easy to use features... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...
by Mobile Home Living on Jan 30, 2013

Bold Single Wide Remodel

Eclectic Exterior design by Charlotte Artist And Artisan Monapaints.com Whimsical, wild, and original are some adjectives you could use to describe this remodel. This single wide is a very soon to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...
by Mobile Home Living on Jan 7, 2013

Spectacular 1953 Spartanette Tandem 131

 Spartans were the top of the line in American mobile home manufacturing. Their factories produced trailers that were high quality and beautiful. Thankfully, lots have stood the test of time.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by Mobile Home Living on Dec 27, 2012

Happy Holidays!

I just want to take the time to say thank you and let you know how much I appreciate you. Your support has been amazing! Your comments and emails have brought many smiles and a lot of happiness to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by Mobile Home Living on Dec 21, 2012

Neighbor Rescues Children in Mobile Home Fire

There's rarely any good news stories about mobile and manufactured homes. Usually you see articles about fires, burglaries, murders and parks shutting down so when I found this story from 2009 I had... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...
by Mobile Home Living on Nov 26, 2012

1936 Mobile Home Innovations

Our homes are perfect examples of how modern technology and innovation can better our lives. From a small vardo being pulled by horses to our new triple wides, the industry is always improving and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by Mobile Home Living on Nov 19, 2012

The Mobile Home Maker

Sometimes I feel as if we are the only family in the world trying to live debt-free in an older manufactured home. Thankfully, there are people like Carolyn to remind me that we aren't alone. There... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by Mobile Home Living on Oct 26, 2012

Fold Up Homes of the 1950's

Innovation is what drives the manufactured home industry. In the early half of the 20th century, manufactured housing saw drastic concepts and designs. One of the best was the fold up home. While I... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by Mobile Home Living on Oct 19, 2012

More Great Craigslist Finds

Looking for your own vintage mobile home? There's lots of great finds on Craigslist. Granted you will get a variety; from the very beautiful ones to the very pathetic. Occasionally, you find a gem.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
by Mobile Home Living on Oct 8, 2012

1936 "Trailer Life Lures Thousands"

Vintage mobile home photos and stories isn't the easiest topic to find. There were several magazines that catered to mobile home owners back in those good ole days but like all great things, they... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit...
by Mobile Home Living on Oct 3, 2012

Clayton's eHouse

We've talked a bit about Clayton's iHouse so it's only fair that we touch on their eHouse that came out in 2009 with 3 different options, e1140, e990 and two bedroom e900 all being 16 foot wide. Each... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by Mobile Home Living on Oct 2, 2012

Manufactured Home Security

Living in a manufactured home has many great benefits. Yet, like any home, we need to take the steps to secure our home and its belongings. When most people think of security systems they think of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi...
by Mobile Home Living on Sep 26, 2012

Myrtle Beach's "Trailer Park Lives"

Mobile home parks are the 'next big thing' on television this Fall. We already know that Rosanne Bar is filming a new show called "Downwardly Living" about living in and managing a mobile home park.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we...
by Mobile Home Living on Sep 25, 2012

Ansel Adams, 1939 Trailer Park Photos

Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 – April 22, 1984) was an American photographer and environmentalist, best known for his black-and-white photographs of the American West, especially in Yosemite... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my w...
by Mobile Home Living on Sep 24, 2012
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