Benefits of Adding a Deck or Porch to Your Manufactured Home
As an owner of a manufactured home, you’ll have lots of options to customize the exterior of your home and make it truly your own. You can change up your skirting, choose the type of siding on your home you want, start a garden, and so much more. One of the most popular ways to customize a manufactured home is to build a deck or porch.
What better way to spend a warm summer day or evening than by sitting outside on your deck or porch with a cold drink and reading a book, watching the kids play outside, or chatting with your neighbors? It’s an absolutely delightful way to unwind after a long day! And spending time together as a family on your deck is a terrific way to create lasting memories your children will cherish forever.
Porches and decks come in many different types. You can have a small porch with enough space for just a couple of chairs or you can have a larger deck added with room for a grill, chairs, and a table, perfect for entertaining. If you use a wheelchair, you can have a deck with ramp built on to it. Or if you’d like to have the benefits of having a deck, but would like a little more shelter, you might be interested in a screened-in porch so you’ll be protected from bugs, sun, and even rain.
Adding a deck or a porch can do a lot to help boost your home’s curb appeal. Decks and porches have a very inviting look to them and with how much personal enjoyment a person can get out of a deck or porch, it can be very enticing to a buyer if you ever decide to sell your manufactured home.
Take a look at some of the affordable manufactured homes to rent or own in our many beautiful HomeFirst™ manufactured housing communities, located in some of Michigan’s most ideal locations. Many homes in our communities are available with decks and porches already installed. If you find a home you like in one of our communities that doesn’t already have a deck, you’re always welcome add one on if you like.
Our communities also have 24-hour on-site management and resort-like amenities like swimming pools, 24-hour fitness centers, playgrounds, recreation areas, and much more! We’re sure you’ll find a home that would be perfect for you and your family to call home for years to come! Have any questions or would like to come out and see a home in one of our communities? Contact us! We’re here to help!