Westchester Prefab Modular Homes: Standard Features

Modular homes are also known as prefab modular homes, referring to the prefabricated style of modular home construction. Virtually any home floor plan can be prefabricated. At Westchester, we build prefab beach houses, ranch style prefab homes, duplex prefab homes and a variety of other styles. Westchester Modular Homes are built to comply with nationally accepted building codes including BOCA Basic Building, Plumbing and Mechanical codes as well as the National Electric code. All Westchester Modular’s homes include the following quality features:

Exterior Finishes

Our modular home exterior finishes offer the perfect combination of aesthetic appeal, functionality and durability in one affordable, customizable package. Features such as modular home roof and siding require less maintenance that will also reduce your long-term ownership costs. The exterior doors for modular homes include fiberglass insulation that will keep heated and cooled air inside for greater comfort and lower energy bills.

Other options include:

exterior finishes by westchester modular5/12" Roof Pitch (12/12" on Capes) with Class "A" fiberglass / asphalt self-sealing architectural grade shingles with Limited Lifetime Warranty and aluminum drip edge

10" Gable Overhangs

Front and Rear Overhangs with low maintenance ventilating vinyl soffit and aluminum fascia system. (Front and rear overhangs on Capes are 8)

Andersen® 400 Series vinyl clad wood tilt sash windows with screens and grills

Fiberglass Insulated Exterior Door with wood frame and adjustable oak threshold

Low Maintenance Solid Vinyl Siding with lifetime non-prorated transferable warranty

Exterior G.F.I. Outlet at front and rear doors

Wireless door bell with buttons for the front and rear doors

Interior Finishes

People are routinely amazed when they catch the first glimpse of a modular home interior. The pine interior trim and oak stair railing provide a warm, cozy feeling that belies the misconception that modular home designs are plain and uninspired. Our attractive modular home interior doors include eye-catching hinges and hardware, while the thick, luxurious carpeting offers an unmistakable decorative touch.

You’ll also find:

interior finishes from westchester modular25 oz. Carpet with 1/2" foam pad

Oak Stair Railing

1/2" Gypsum Drywall on Walls, 5/8" on Ceilings Prime coat painted

Pine Interior Trim with prime painted with extended window jambs and sills

Six Panel Masonite hollow core interior doors painted white with brush nickel hinges and lever hardware

Kitchen Features

Our array of modular home kitchen features provides the perfect blend of form and function. Choose from multiple floor types to meet your specific design tastes. The laminate countertop is built to withstand the rigors of heavy use, while still maintaining its unparalleled beauty. Your kitchen will be more than just a place to prepare meals — it will serve as a home centerpiece you’ll be proud to show to your guests.

Other features include:

kitchen features from westchester modularMerillat Spring Valley Oak, Glen Arbor Oak or Marlin Hardwood

Self edged high pressure laminate countertop by Wilsonart® with 4" backsplash. (Optional diamond edge molding)

8" deep double bowl stainless steel sink with single lever Delta® faucet and spray

Bath Features

Our modular home bath features include everything homeowners look for in a 21st-century bathroom — from the dual-handle vanity faucet to the one-piece tub/shower with a built-in temperature balancing valve. All bathroom fixtures are designed for functionality and comfort, while also contributing to the home’s overall energy efficiency.

For instance, the beautiful Elongated Vitreous China Water Closet enhances the bathroom’s visual appeal by adding a touch of elegance to the room’s design. You’ll find the following features available as well:

bath features from westchester modularMerillat Spring Valley Oak, Glen Arbor Oak or Marlin Hardwood

One Piece Fiberglas Tub / Shower Unit with Delta® temperature balancing valve to prevent "shower shock"

Dual handle Delta® Vanity Faucet

Elongated Vitreous China Water Closet

Pex water supply lines; PVC drain, waste and vent lines

Bath Fan/Light Combination on two switches

Exterior Structure

The solid modular home exterior structure will ensure you will be able to enjoy living in your home for years to come. We use high-quality modular home insulation in exterior walls and ceilings to maximize the home’s energy efficiency. There’s also an innovative ice and water shield on the eaves and an air infiltration moisture wrap to provide additional protection against the severe climate in the Northeast and New England, along with:

exterior structure westchester modular5/8" Plywood Roof Sheathing with clips

#15 Felt Paper under roof shingles

6' Ice & Water Shield on the eaves

Full Length Attic shingle over-ridge-Ventilating System

2x6 (on the flat) between ceiling and 2nd floor

2x6 Exterior Studding 16" On Center

1/2" Plywood Exterior Sheathing Glued & Fastened including mating wall

Air Infiltration Moisture Wrap

R-21 Batt Type Wall Insulation

R-38 Batt Type Ceiling Insulation

Interior Structure

The sturdy modular home interior structure adds to the strength and stability of the home. Features such as solid wood bridging, steel joist hangers and foam-sealed sheetrock will enhance the longevity of the home and give you extra peace of mind. All work is performed by experienced, skilled craftsman who make quality their number one priority.

You’ll see:

interior structure westchester modular2x10 Floor Joists 16" sq. ft.

Solid Wood bridging at center spans

Steel Joist hangers on mating walls

2x10 Double Rim Joists with 1/2" plywood between joists front & rear

3/4" Tongue & Groove Fir Plywood Floor, glued & fastened

2x4 Interior Studding 16" sq. ft. with full 8' ceiling height

Sheetrock "Foam-Sealed" in place


All modular home electrical and mechanical work complies with the highest standards to deliver unsurpassed safety, reliability and energy efficiency. From the high-quality furnace and factory-installed hot water baseboards and 40-circuit service panel, you will benefit from superior mechanical equipment you can count on. We rely on the best builders in the region to ensure the quality of all electrical and mechanical installation projects:

mechanical/electrical westchester modularSLANT-FIN® hot water baseboards factory installed; furnace supplied & installed on-site by builder

200 Amp Service 40 circuit service panel with circuit breakers (shipped loose)

Specifications and suppliers are subject to change without notice. Site work specifications may vary by builder, code requirements and location.