• How to minimise the cost of transporting your modular home

    21st June, 2019 | by David Westerman
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    When you’re building a new modular home, one of the most critical cost centres is the cost of transporting your lovely home to your site. So, minimising the transport cost, while maximising your floor space is a significant ‘formula’ you need to look at when designing your home – especially if you’re a long way… Read more »

  • 4 key points to consider before designing your new modular home (and how to make it under budget!)

    7th June, 2019 | by David Westerman
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    Building yourself a new home is one of the most exciting adventures you can embark upon. Unfortunately, getting overwhelmed with details and decisions is an all too familiar feeling for persons building their new home.   You will find out along the way that one of the things we builders all love to do is… Read more »

  • 5 new and improved 2-bedroom modular homes by Westbuilt

    31st May, 2019 | by David Westerman
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    We’ve been busy updating our modular home plan range with new and modern ideas. In our design review, we’ve initially focused on smaller 2-bedroom modular homes as a starting point. In this week’s post, we’ve collated a selection of re-touched two bedroom prefab homes for your interest. So, read on to get some inspiration and… Read more »

  • Termites: Will my new house be protected?

    24th May, 2019 | by David Westerman
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    Termites – we’ve all heard the horror stories and the expense that is associated with a termite attack. The last thing you want near your new home is termites! So, this week we’ve looked into termites, what they are, the types of barriers, and how to prevent them. So, click through to find out all… Read more »

  • The Top 5 modular home designs. By Westbuilt

    3rd May, 2019 | by David Westerman
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    This week we’ve curated our top 5 modular home designs. We’ve listed these in order of size and based on the number of times we’ve built these homes, or a client has used the plan as a base for their design. Before you dive into the list and start looking at these homes, we’d like… Read more »

  • Square meter pricing for homes? Is it still relevant?

    18th April, 2019 | by David Westerman
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    How much does a car cost per seat? Alternatively, what is a dollar per kg of that car? Can you imagine walking into a car dealership and asking that question? So why do we still ask builders what does a house cost per m2? Read on to get an understanding of what m2 pricing means,… Read more »