Jacobsen Homes Building Process

The Details Make Jacobsen Homes Manufactured Housing Quality Impeccable

When you are looking for the right place to call home, the final decision often comes down to which company is willing to go above and beyond to create a high-quality constructed home for you and your family. We understand that above and beyond often lies in the details. Read on below to learn more about each detail in our manufacturing process.*


Fiberglass Shingle Roof

Each shingle attached with six fasteners, backed by 20-year limited warranty.

Asphalt Laminated Reinforced Shingle Underlayment

In addition to a layer of 15-lb roofing felt.

Oriented Strand Board Roof Sheathing

Engineered to resist racking and shape distortion under high wind.

Truss Roof Rafter System

With double rafters within 3' of front & rear. Approved for hurricane zones I, II & III. Solid one-piece structural center beams add stability and help your manufactured home withstand a number of environmental factors such as high winds.

Blown Cellulose Ceiling Insulation

Fire retardant and formaldehyde-free.

Insulated Flex-Duct System

Fiber reinforced mastic sealed airtight insulated flex-duct system with sealed interior risers insulated with fiberglass.

Ventilated Roof Cavity

In addition to a whole house ventilation system.

Vinyl Lap Siding

50-year limited warranty: won't dent, rot, chip or corrode.

3/8" Structural Sheathing Under Lap Siding

Adds strength and extra insulation to walls for a more comfortable daily life.

Fiberglass Exterior Wall Insulation

For maximum energy efficiency.

2" x 6" Exterior Walls

With 26-gauge uplift straps attached to the floor and rafters. This method provides top-of-the-line structural integrity.

2" x 4" Interior Walls

Painted Gypsum board for high-quality structure without compromising on design.

Double Marriage Walls

Walls from each side of the home join together at the center line forming an double wall to provide superior structural stability.

Painted Gypsum Interior Walls

Or optional painted tape and textured walls to suit your design preferences.

Oriented Strand Board Floor Decking

Langboard OSB comes with a 10-year limited warranty against delamination.

Fiberglass Blanket Floor Insulation

A one-piece blanket of insulation covers each section to provide the best possible energy efficiency.

Transverse Floor Construction

Tongue-and-groove floor decking creates a structurally sound deck with ease.

Reinforced Polyvinyl Bottom Board

Helps eliminate moisture infiltration and air seepage.

Solid Steel I-Beam

With a steel front header frame member, your manufactured home will have added stability.

Tie-Down Connectors

Vertical, horizontal and frame tie-down connectors for additional security and strength in this part of the construction.

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