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Should I go Modular, or is an Onsite home better?

5 March, 2021 | by David Westerman

Ok, so we're a bit biased here (of course) but we'll endeavour to remain objective and honest. Because let's face it – modular homes are not for everyone. There are benefits and drawbacks to either type of building. The key is understanding what the differences are and then applying them to your situation. 

What happens when a modular home arrives onsite?

5 February, 2021 | by David Westerman

A couple of weeks ago, we looked at whether transport causes much damage to a modular home. After this post, we had several potential clients (and some interested seniors) ask us what we do to fix any damage that does occur, which got us thinking! So, in this post, we go into the process we follow; indeed, the approach most modular home builders...

Does relocatable home transport cause much damage to my new home?

22 January, 2021 | by David Westerman

One of our clients' most frequently asked questions is how much damage occurs to their home during transport. Of course, this is a pretty valid concern, and our broad-brush answer usually is to say that we design our relocatable homes to put up with the bumps and scrapes that come with transporting across QLD and NSW. You could say that a modular...

Top Tips For Building a Home in a Hot Climate

10 December, 2020 | by David Westerman

Living in Australia’s climate is great! You get warm temperatures, pretty much all-year-round and even the coldest days aren’t all that cold. If you’re planning a new build, you want to take advantage of the good weather – but you don’t want to spend the long summers wishing you were cool.

Preparing For Bushfire Season With Westbuilt

26 November, 2020 | by David Westerman

Bushfire season is here and if you’re planning on building a new home, you need to consider whether or not your new home is fire-safe for the region you’re headed to.

7 Things To Think About Before Building Your New Modular Home

8 October, 2020 | by David Westerman

Building a new modular home should be an exciting time, but unfortunately, many people get too overwhelmed with all the decisions and other details to enjoy it. To make the whole experience go much easier, we’ve created a list of 7 key things you need to consider before building your new modular home.