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8 Personalized Garden and Landscaping Ideas

Landscaping has been a great way to improve the exterior look of your home. Change a couple things in your landscape design and your home can look completely different! Adding a garden can also improve the aesthetic quality of your home. Picking a creative layout will improve the look of your garden and the overall appearance of your home, and adding some personal touches can bring it all together.

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How to Make Your Own Man Cave

The Lloyd model by Cavalier


All men need a refuge. In a world of endless tasks, stresses, and change, men simply ask for a space where they are truly in control to relax, tinker, and decorate (though we may not admit it). This sanctuary of masculinity and escape is known as a man cave.


Here are the steps to creating the perfect manly retreat in your home! Read more

A Customer Story: How the Phillips Have it made®

In the cozy town of Sealy, TX, Elizabeth and Dale Phillips spend their days entertaining neighbors, drinking coffee and working on different projects to make their Clayton Built® home their dream home. From the kitchen, to “Queen E’s Garden,” Elizabeth and Dale have put a lot of work and love into creating the perfect home for their family.

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Clayton Built® Home Features for First-Time Home Buyers

One of the most exciting parts of the home buying journey is dreaming about all the cool features you want in your new home!

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Top Clayton Built® Modular Home Floor Plans

Prefabricated homes are becoming more and more. With the ability to customize numerous features, the convenience of timely home construction, plus the quality of the homes on top of the affordability, what’s not to love?!

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What is a USDA loan?

When purchasing your dream home, it is helpful to know the different types of loans available to you. From conventional mortgages to government sponsored home loan programs, there are many options so it is a good idea to talk to your lender about which loan program is best for your situation. For many people living in or moving to small towns and rural areas, a loan guaranteed by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), which is often called a USDA loan, is an option to consider.

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The Relocation Process for Your Clayton Built® Home



If you know that one of the perks of manufactured homes is the freedom that comes along with them. Not only are they an affordable and quality housing option, they may also allow homeowners to relocate without having to leave the home of their dreams behind.

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How Energy Efficient Are Your Household Items?

This Sunday on April 22, we’ll celebrate the best planet in the universe—Earth! In the busy world we live in, it’s easy to forget to care for our planet and monitor our energy usage, so take some time this week to consider how your home uses energy. The Earth will love you for it!


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The Top Manufactured Home Repairs and Maintenance Tips a New Homeowner Should Know

If you are anything like me, a millennial, home repairs have always been “what adults do,” chores to complete or a reason to call the local repair man. However, things have changed, and now it’s our time to do these home repairs ourselves.

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