Manufactured & Modular Homes Blog

Duncansville

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The NEW BlacksHomeSales.com

Thank you as always for your interest in Blacks Home Sales and our manufactured and modular homes.  We hope you love our new site.  Our website has always been a tool for our customers to shop for your perfect home.  The goal with this new site was to make that shopping and browsing easier for […]

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Small Modular and Mobile Homes: The Right Amount of Space

Mobile homes and modular homes tend to be overlooked by many people, who may not be aware of the benefits they can offer. Young families may look for a mobile home or a modular home when considering purchasing their first home. Elderly couples often prefer mobile and modular homes to “stick-built” houses because they are a more […]

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Featured Single Wide Homes in PA

Single wide homes are a popular choice for a couple buying their first home or for a homeowner who wants to downsize from their current home. Single section homes at Black’s Home Sales offer all of the amenities of a sectional home and provide the perfect amount of space for you to live. Our single section […]

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Luxury Modular Homes DO Exist

When you think of a modular home, you probably don’t think of the word luxury. But the truth is that modular homes can be as luxurious as you want. This is because your new modular home is customizable from top to bottom. In general, modular homes provide their owners with security and assurance throughout the […]

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Patriot Home Benefits Military Personnel

Black’s Home Sales, Inc. Participates in Large Contribution to Non-Profit Military Support Group Local manufactured housing retailer teams up with Clayton Home Building Group to provide a donation to non-profit Duncansville, PA, February 2, 2016 — Black’s Home Sales, Inc. announced participation in a contribution to the Hope For The Warriors®, a national nonprofit organization […]

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Manufactured Homes Gone Rustic!

These pictures are of a Champion home that our friends at Champion sent to us.  It is on display at a dealer up in Vermont.  I love the rustic feel of this home and I could easily see these details incorporated into our Porch lot model.  Here are some pictures of our display model.    You […]

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Subdividing Property for Modular Homes

Let’s say your parents (or grandparents, or children for that matter) have a piece of property with a house on it.  You would like to build on a section of that property.  We see it almost every day.  Many families are considering ways to move closer to help with caregiving, cut expenses, and make life […]

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Heating and Cooling a Sectional Home

There’s nothing worse than being cold all winter (except maybe being too warm all summer), so we’d thought we’d take a moment to talk about your options for heating and cooling a sectional home. Sectional (or HUD-code) homes come with a forced air heating package installed from the factory with one of three fuel types: […]

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New and Exciting Modular Floor Plans!

This week, I wanted to feature two new models from Atlantic Homes by Champion.  At first glance, these homes may appear vastly different but they share the same overall connection of spaces.  Both houses separate and connect the living room and the kitchen in a unique way. The first home is on display at Duncansville.   […]

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Doing Our Part – Green Modular Homes

In honor of Earth Day, I want to look into Green Modular Design. Factory built housing has been around for years yet the benefits of factory-built homes and its impact on our environment is still a hot topic. Modular and manufactured housing have some inherent green aspects embedded in the construction process. Less Site Disturbance – […]

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Spring Open House 2015

  Our annual Spring Open House is this weekend! This year, we will be hosting open houses in three locations; Lewistown, Osceola Mills, and Duncansville.   Between the three locations, there will be 45 houses on display for you to see. Each location will be showing unique product from multiple manufacturers. All of the houses are […]