We have partnered with the engineers at MFD Home Certifications, US, LLC to provide an expedient service with professional reports that include HUD Compliance Certifications on Manufactured Housing Foundations for Home Buyers and Home Owners in the Akron, Canton, and surrounding Northeast Ohio areas.
Ohio Foundation Certifications
If you are a Realtor, Lender, Buyer, or Seller in need of a HUD Foundation Certification or Addition Certification order your inspection here.
Manufactured Home Engineering Certification

What is a Manufactured Home Foundation Engineering Certificate?


Manufactured Homes are built from 1976 and on when the HUD standards became effective. The HUD standards improved the quality, safety, and energy efficiency of the homes. The most recent HUD standards are dated September 1996.

A manufactured home (formerly known as a mobile home) is built to the Manufactured Home Construction and Safety Standards (HUD Code) and displays a red certification label on the exterior of each transportable section. Manufactured homes are built in the controlled environment of a manufacturing plant and are transported in one or more sections on a permanent chassis.

 The current HUD Permanent Foundation Guide for Manufactured housing is dated September of 1996. The guidelines specify many things in regards to the construction of Manufactured Homes. Manufactured Home Construction and Safety Standards mandate federal standards for design, construction, and installation of manufactured homes to assure the quality, durability, safety, and affordability of manufactured homes. 

 HUD issues and enforces appropriate standards for the construction, design, performance, and installation of manufactured homes to assure their quality, durability, affordability, and safety. The construction and safety standards preempt state and local laws that are not identical to the federal standards; they apply to all manufactured homes produced after June 15, 1976. 

 The statute generally prohibits selling, leasing, or offering for sale or lease, homes that do not meet the standards. Civil and criminal penalties may be sought for violations of the statute. 

Top Choice Homes Inspections, LLC can provide you with the foundation certifications to meet these requirements.