Tiny Houses in Alberta, BC, and Sask

Tiny Houses in Alberta, BC, and Sask

The Tiny House Movement is growing strong.  As a landlocked sea lover who dreams of living on a sailboat, I get it.  A Simpler Life.  Life boiled down to experiences and not things, all in the hope of finding meaning and joy, that no amount of space or things provide....
Designing your Kitchen in your new RTM Cottage or Home

Designing your Kitchen in your new RTM Cottage or Home

If you are looking to design a home from scratch, why not give your kitchen some deep thought at that time.   It is one way to give your home that feeling you want, and nothing affects the way a new RTM, Modular home functions like the design of the kitchen. It also...
What is a Ready to Move (RTM) Home?

What is a Ready to Move (RTM) Home?

WHAT IS A READY-TO-MOVE HOME? A ready to move home is a home built in a controlled factory setting, (MVI has the largest facility in Southern Alberta) so as to take advantage of the skilled trades and increased efficiency of a factory setting, and then moved to the...
BENEFITS OF AN RTM HOME

BENEFITS OF AN RTM HOME

The Benefits of an RTM Home or many, but here is a few ones to consider. We can easily ship a home anywhere in Alberta, Sask, or BC.  No worries about finding trades in remote locations, or the long waits associated. Quality Control – Because RTM’s are...
Some Common Misunderstandings of Modular Building

Some Common Misunderstandings of Modular Building

Mountain View Industries is a large modular builder building modular and RTM Homes, and tiny homes, and cottages / cabins.  What we often see are similar misunderstandings of modular homes so we would like to share some facts. Modular home facts A Modular Home is...
Shipping Container Homes

Shipping Container Homes

Shipping Containers, those long steel containers designed to haul goods to market across the ocean have kind of become a big thing.  Should you consider a home, cottage, cabin, or tiny home made of them? The smallest shipping container is approx 100 square feet, and...
Watch a Modular Home be Reassembled.

Watch a Modular Home be Reassembled.

Ever wonder how a modular building is assembled.  Or perhaps, you wonder how a large home can be made featuring all the benefits of a modular building here in Alberta, Sask, or B.C.?  Well, I came across a Bob Villa video that shows a Large house modular build (I know...
Modular Construction Is Green Construction

Modular Construction Is Green Construction

What is MVI Modular Construction? The modular construction method is building built off-site, within controlled plant conditions, utilizing identical materials and planning and identical building codes and standards as conventionally built homes and cottages. –...
Multiple Home Builds

Multiple Home Builds

Have Multiple Homes to Build?? Looking for the security of price? Almost twice as fast move in times? Quality control only a factory can provide?  No local trades to deal with? You will also benefit from a single point of contact, faster possession dates and move-in...