What is a Luxury Mobile Home?

What is a Luxury Mobile Home?

In recent years a distinction has been made between what’s thought of as traditional, or basic, mobile homes and what are considered “luxury” mobile homes. So, what is a luxury mobile home? It is a mobile home that includes higher-end features and finishes more typically found in traditional site-built homes. As we go through what […]

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Shelving with storage boxes set in a neat placement

Storage Solutions in Your Mobile Home

While mobile homes offer the most affordable home square footage in the real estate market, the limited amount of customization presents a unique challenge for storage. This can either be looked at as a problem or, as I like to think of it, an opportunity to get creative. In this blog, we’ll look at how […]

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Farm House Sink with Gooseneck Faucet in a Fleetwood Mobile Home

Kitchen Sink Options in Mobile Homes

Growing up, I hadn’t ever given much thought to the kitchen sink. That is, until the dishwasher broke. Suddenly, the mountain of dishes could not quickly and easily be transferred neatly into the dishwasher after little more than a quick rinse. The complicated game of Tetris I played to fit all the cups, bowls, pots, […]

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Ethan Diaz of Braustin Homes

Meet Ethan Diaz: Firefighter turned Braustin Team Member

Today we’re introducing another of our new team members. Some of you may have seen or met him at our Virtual Outpost in New Braunfels. His name is Ethan Diaz, and he’s the newest member of the Braustin sales team. Ethan was born and raised in San Antonio, TX. The youngest of three siblings, with […]

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Tape and textured wall with window and door

What is a Tape-and-Texture Wall Finish?

Recently we went over the VOG (vinyl-over-gypsum) wall type available in mobile homes. In this blog, we will look at the alternative tape-and-texture wall type and cover what are the benefits of this wall option. Tape-and-texture walls are one of the most common wall finishes in site-built homes. To achieve this finish, raw drywall is […]

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Chris Martinez

Meet Chris Martinez : Braustin’s “Meet the Team” Series

We’ve been busy at Braustin expanding our team to make sure we can continue providing an excellent customer experience to our new home buyers. This week we’d like to introduce Chris Martinez, our newest member of the Braustin sales team. Though his story is touched with sadness, it’s one many of us can relate to […]

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VOG Wall

What is a VOG Wall?

Today we are talking about one of the most common wall types used in mobile homes, known as vinyl-over-gypsum, or VOG, as we’ll refer to it today. Another wall finish available in mobile homes is what is known as “tape-and-texture” which we’ll discuss more in a separate blog. Above: A video comparing tape-and-texture walls with […]

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Braustin’s 2019 Recap

Braustin’s 2019 Recap

2019 is coming to an end and before we move full speed ahead with progress in 2020, we at Braustin want to first reflect on our third year as a business and take a moment to thank our wonderful customers! This year was a wild ride and we have been amazed by the growth in […]

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Meet Cristina Rodriguez : Braustin’s “Meet the Team” Series

Meet Cristina Rodriguez : Braustin’s “Meet the Team” Series

Over the last few months, as Braustin has grown and expanded, we’ve steadily added to our team in order to continue offering an excellent customer experience to our home buyers. This week we’re proud to introduce Cristina Rodriguez, who heads up operations at the New Braunfels Virtual Outpost in H-E-B. Cristina was born in Guanajuato, […]

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manufactured homes in a lot waiting to be delivered

Buying a Stock Mobile Home

Potential mobile home buyers are often curious about purchasing a stock unit over a custom ordered factory home. Many folks think of stock homes as a bargain and assume they are always sold at a discount. Stock mobile homes are just another way of saying “model homes.” Retail centers purchase stock model homes to provide […]

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