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iModular - Find modular and portable building, mobile office trailer, classroom

Find any type of modular and portable building, construction, mobile office trailer, classroom, view floor plans, get prices and helpful tips nationwide.

How to decide on the location for your Portable Modular Classroom?

Portable modular classroom site selection for school, church
Portable modular classroom
plan for school campus.
"We have several options for placing a portable, modular classroom on our Church property and would like your ideas so that we choose the best and most economical location?"

Choosing the right location to install a portable modular classroom should be one of the top items on your To-Do list before you spend any money on rent or purchase. Here are a few things to consider:

What size is the modular structure? For example, it could be 60' long by 24' wide. We call these the exterior dimensions. Know your building "footprint" first. This will help with site selection and during initial discussions with suppliers.

Have you ever wondered why steel shipping containers have suddenly become the new "building blocks" of eco-friendly house building around the globe? If so, watch this video news clip from Detroit, Michigan and get the scoop on this new form of smart building. 

Building a home with shipping containers
No matter where in the world you are planning on building a sustainable home you can find steel shipping containers to build with...and the finished product can be stylish and ecologically friendly without overspending.

In this feature video production by Living Big In A Tiny House, you will be pleasantly surprised when you see how 4 shipping containers can accommodate up to 10 people in a variety of comfortable living spaces.

Shipping Container Home Designed For Sustainable Family Living

In this weeks episode, we explore this lovely family home which has been constructed using shipping containers. Named the South Coast Container House, this home has been sustainably constructed using four shipping containers and has also been extended to enclose communal spaces.

Modular home design and engineering Ralph Tavares
Three on Abbott in San Diego, California
R & S Tavares Architecture and Engineering is on the cutting edge of modular home design and engineering, and "Three on Abott" in San Diego, California is an impressive example of just how advanced a modular home project can be.

Have a look at the project profile below and imagine how you can design and build residences using a sophisticated prefabricated building system. The possibilities are endless, and with a Design Engineering firm like R & S Tavares, you will get the best advice and ideas from a team with decades of experience in modular building.

Three on Abbott Project Profile

Three on Abbott is a development of three prefabricated, detached homes on the corner of Voltaire & Abbott streets in Ocean Beach. The homes are located near San Diego's best attractions. The...

Modular Building Interior DesignModular building design and manufacturing has advanced so much throughout the past decade that technologies and products typically used for traditional construction have now entered the prefab picture. With respect to building interiors, Architects designing modular buildings for the education, healthcare, and office space markets, have more options than ever before...and DIRTT is no exception.

If you are an Architect or in the market to have a sophisticated modular building designed and manufactured, visit the DIRTT web site link below and explore the incredible interior finish, furnishing and technology options you now have access to.

Modular Interiors | Custom Prefab " DIRTT Environmental Solutions

DIRTT is more than modular walls. This personalized interior system uses virtual reality filled with data to build the perfect space. Yep. It's a big deal.

Trends in modular constructionAt iModular, we read rhythms of articles about modular construction and how it is becoming popular amongst architects, engineers, and conventional contractors around the globe. This is a welcome trend and a much-needed move toward a smarter way to solve space needs in literally every type of business, medical facility, government facility, school, or church.

If you are an architect representing an organization that has plans to design and build a new structure or if you are a business owner researching a better way to build, the article below has some compelling information for using modular construction as your building method. While this article is sponsored by Elliot Modular Building Solutions and does reference a project in the United Kingdom, the modular construction concepts described apply anywhere in the world.

Off-site Modular Construction: Building for the Future

Since the construction industry began to rebound in 2013, demand for modular off-site construction has increased. Between 2014 and 2017, the market is estimated to have progressed by 26% and is set to grow another 4% per year from 2018 to 2020.

Need more information about modular building? is here to help answer your questions and assist you with finding the best supplier for your space needs in the U.S. or Canada. Call our Toll Free Modular Building Help Line at (800) 806-7485.

FEMA Hurricane Dorian Emergency UpdateHurricane Dorian is a record breaking and record making category 5 hurricane and in its path are tens of millions of people, animals, and structures. Please be advised that this storm will have a seriously dangerous impact on Florida in the hours to come and being prepared may be the difference between life and serious injury or death. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency and the Florida Division of Emergency Management urges residents to remain alert and begin preparations today.

Here is a link to the latest information published for Floridians by FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency). 

FEMA, Federal Agencies Ready as Hurricane Dorian Heads to Florida

WASHINGTON - Hurricane Dorian continues to gain strength and could be a Category 4 hurricane before making landfall somewhere along Florida's eastern shore sometime early next week. As FEMA and other federal partners work with officials in Puerto Rico and the U.S.

Are you searching for a deal on a modular building, mobile office trailer or portable classroom in Maryland?

Find a modular building, mobile office, portable classroom in MD
Finding the right modular building or portable classroom at a fair or even deeply discounted price can be time consuming and frustrating - but it's very possible to find a great price to rent or buy in Maryland. The best advice we can give is to know what size modular or mobile structure you need, what floor plan will meet your business or school needs, when you need to occupy the space and for how long you want to rent or if you want to buy the modular building. Once you have this information talk to your local building and safety department about obtaining "use" permits and then contact Maryland suppliers for price quotes, floor plans and pictures.

Here are a few helpful tips if you are searching for space anywhere in the state of Maryland.

TOP SUPPLIERS: Here are some of the most reputable and commonly used suppliers of modular buildings, mobile office trailers and temporary portable classrooms in Maryland. These companies have used modular buildings in stock and can also help you if you are interested in having a modular building designed and manufactured to your specific space needs.

1. Williams Scotsman
2. Wilmot Modular Buildings
3. Modular Genius
4. Acton Mobile

MD used modular building, mobile office trailer and portable classroomsFeel like going direct to a source to find a used modular building? Try calling the facilities department or physical plant manager's office at these large Maryland based companies and organizations. Organizations with large properties and growing work forces typically have modular buildings and mobile offices that are no longer needed.

Lockheed Martin
Northrop Grumman Department of Transportation Port Administration
University System of Maryland (facilities page)
Montgomery County Public Schools
Prince George's County Public Schools
Baltimore County Public Schools

Modular construction is quickly becoming a preferred method of building in the eyes of Architects, Engineers, and owners across the United States and abroad. In fact, many conventional building contractors are starting to view offsite construction as a faster and more economical way to deliver design-build solutions than their traditionally time consuming and more costly site-built methods.

August 2019 Rise Modular Article about Modular Construction
Christian Lawrence of Rise Modular
In the article below the founder of Rise Modular of Minnesota reveals his reasons for believing why modular construction will become the norm rather than the exception for all types of residential and commercial building projects.

This is a good read if you are considering modular construction for your own project or if you are a builder that wants to investigate a new way of delivering high-quality structures to your clients in less time and more economically.

Q&A: Builder sees future in modular construction

If you visit a construction site today, you'll see the same sorts of workers, the same materials, the same hammers and nails that would've been a construction site from 40 or 50 years ago.

Need more information about modular building? is here to help answer your questions and assist you with finding the best supplier for your space needs in the U.S. or Canada. Call our Toll Free Modular Building Help Line at (800) 806-7485.