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01:15PM | 05/20/01
Member Since: 05/19/01
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What are the pros and cons of a builder using pre-framed material to build a home? In doing so is 3 mos too fast to build a home using pre-framed?

Jay J

04:10PM | 05/21/01
Member Since: 10/26/00
782 lifetime posts
Hi Deedee_RN,

Very good question!!!

Pros: Certainly less expensive. All pre-framed material is cut at very precise measurements. Weathering is not an 'issue' (so to speak.)

Cons: Probably limited in 'custom' requests, and perhaps VERY expensive for 'subtle' changes. Very low threshold for 'intollerances' where the pieces 'meet'.

I can't think of anything else but I'm sure there are others, either way. Do you have a specific concern???

My best to ya and hope this helps.

Jay J -Moderator

PS: Start searching around at Prefabricated Homes WEB Links for info ...

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