Clayton Blog

It’s summertime and the living’s easy…for people that is. For your carpet, not so much. In the summer, we ride bikes, frolic in the grass, swim and hike. But when the sun goes down and it’s time to retreat inside for the evening, we bring with us bike-chain grease, grass stains, wet feet and dirty hiking boots.

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Topics: Home Maintenance

If you’re like me, knowing how your home is built, why it’s built that way and how to keep it as good as new is important to you.

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Topics: Home Maintenance

When you purchase a home, whether it’s site built, modular or manufactured, you should have a list of maintenance tasks to do each month in order to keep your home running properly.

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Topics: Home Maintenance

Keeping your new manufactured home clean is more than just keeping it tidy—it also helps your manufactured home HVAC air systems work properly. If you’re wondering what maintenance to do on your new manufactured home, check out these tips on how to keep everything clean and working properly.

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Although spring and summer weather are not especially hard on your manufactured home, winter weather could have caused problems that will affect you later in the season.

 

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 Although we’re now in March, winter is still in full swing for some of you, so frozen water pipes are something to watch for! If you’ve ever had a busted pipe, then you understand the importance of not waiting until the last minute to learn about the piping in your home!

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Have you ever thought about the materials used to create your home’s walls? Most people think drywall is the only option, but Clayton BuiltTM homeowners know otherwise. Other than finished drywall, gypsum panels are a popular option for manufactured and modular homes!

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Topics: Home Maintenance

It shouldn’t be much of a surprise that one of the keys to enjoying your manufactured home for a long time is taking care of it!

 

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Topics: Home Maintenance

Laminate floors are awesome! I have them in my apartment, and not only do they look great, they really cut down on dust for my allergies. 

 

 

This is the first time I have had laminate floors, and I wasn’t sure how to clean them properly at first. Here are some tips that I have learned over the years.

 

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Topics: Home Maintenance

The winter season is fast approaching! It is time to get excited about the holidays, hot chocolate and snuggling up in warm blankets around a nice fireplace.

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Topics: Home Maintenance