FREQUENT QUESTIONS

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Do you do the design and plans?
Yes, in case you require it, we have the technical advisers who can carry out the design of the house and the plans.

 

What do turnkey houses include?

They include standard finishes including what we consider necessary to deliver your home in conditions of habitability, convenience and comfort.

 

How much does the m2 of construction cost?

The price varies according to your needs, in finishes and finishes of the house to be built.

 

What permissions do I need?

Before the Municipality.

Building.

Firefighters.

 

Is electricity and plumbing included in the design and / or price per m2?

The work can be done totally or partially, this depends on your requirements.

 

Are the columns, beams and structures also modular?

No, they are metal structures adapted to the project.

 

Are they resistant to earthquakes?

The EPS, the metal structure and all the elements that make up our system in general, are prepared to adequately withstand any earthquake without suffering damage of any kind, fully supported by laboratory tests carried out on a real-scale prototype of a house.

 

Do they have insulation capacity?

Completely. That is one of the main advantages of this construction system. Furthermore, the expanded polystyrene core that makes up the panel has a thermo-acoustic insulation capacity up to 8 and 2 times, respectively, greater than traditional systems, thus achieving considerable energy savings.

 

Are the materials fire resistant?

The materials used to cover the façades are fire retardant, which supports up to 650 ºC.

 

What is the durability of the structure?

The TS5 and TS6 construction systems are guaranteed for 10 years. It is delivered with a guarantee certificate that contains the date of manufacture of the material. Its life time is long since the materials can last for generations.

 

 

What weight do the panels support?

1000 Kg / m2

 

 

Can it be built in levels?

Yes, all the levels that you require.

 

Do you give advice for the installation of the modules?

Yes, in case you only want to acquire the materials, we provide you with the necessary advice to carry out the construction.

 

What is the warranty time of the materials?

Most of the materials we use have a 10-year guarantee, as long as the requirements of the application are adequately met.

 

If I build, do the materials still have the same guarantee?

No, since the guarantee only applies to when the material is applied by our specialized personnel.

 

How are window and door frames fixed?

For fixing frames and windows, EPS is cut in the necessary area. It will be filled with mixture, which will allow a better grip to the fixing system that is being used.

 

Does the facade lose its color with the passing of the years and the sun?

Our materials are of high resistance and world quality, for which we grant a 10-year guarantee on specialized materials. They are durable materials.

 

Can you give it to me diaphanous and without a facade, and will I finish it?

Yes. We can only carry out the lifting of the construction panels and you carry out the finish you like.

 

What advantages do modular homes have compared to traditional homes?

Quick construction and low cost. They generate energy savings since they are made with materials that facilitate insulation on the façade, floor and roof, conserving heat or cold. They generate savings of up to 60%. An efficient modular house withstands the heat in the summer months and the humidity in the winter much more easily.

 

Can you hang things on the walls, can you hang lamps?

Yes, with total normality.

 

Can the facade have the shape that I want?

Yes. The idea of ​​designing the house of your dreams is that we make it to your liking, according to what you require, adjusting to your budget.

How are window and door frames fixed?

 

For fixing frames and windows, EPS is cut in the necessary area. It will be filled with mixture, which will allow a better grip on the fixing system that is being used.

 

What are these houses made of?

The Houses are made with Expanded Polystyrene Panels, which is a resistant material, in addition to being a good thermal and acoustic insulator.

 

Can you do remodeling?

 

Perfectly. And without any inconvenience, both in EPS structures and with the traditional system. Simply create anchors, install the panels, and seal the joints.

 

What are the differences between them?

 

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Are Arquitectuta modulasr's houses well insulated?

 

Many times, people don't care about those terms when buying a home. But later, once inside, the noises from outside, the heat and the cold become unbearable.

With MODULAR ARCHITECTURE you have the best thermal and acoustic insulation on the market. The walls have 8 cm of EPS and a compression of 30 atmospheres, 4 cm. of rock wool, 1.5 cm. of drywall, 1.3 cm. of fiber cement, air chamber and the final cladding (any natural or traditional element) which give them unparalleled resistance to noise and temperatures.

You will save a lot of money, since it prevents the passage of cold and heat inside the house, so that both in winter and in summer you will enjoy the most pleasant days and nights. Up to 60% savings per year.

Our ventilated façade guarantees a temperature drop of 5º in summer and an increase in winter, with respect to the exterior. So it will have great thermal stability and comfort.

 

Which is better?

 

 

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Are they resistant to earthquakes?

 

The EPS, the metal structure and all the elements that make up our system in general, are prepared to adequately withstand any earthquake without suffering damage of any kind, fully supported by laboratory tests carried out on a real-scale prototype of a house.

 

How long do they last, do they break?

 

The product has a 10-year guarantee from the company, but it lasts for several generations.

 

How are they assembled?

 

£ 4 A structure previously made with profiles is placed, then the Expanded Polystyrene panels are placed, at the end of their placement the electrical and drainage installations are carried out, as well as the interior and exterior finishes.

 

Are they resistant to hurricane force winds?

 

The EPS construction system has been in the world market for more than 27 years, carrying out constructions in areas with high levels of hurricane winds without suffering any damage.

 

Do they have insulation capacity?

 

Completely. That is one of the main advantages of this construction system.

Furthermore, the expanded polystyrene core that makes up the panel has a thermo-acoustic insulation capacity up to 8 and 2 times, respectively, greater than traditional systems, thus achieving considerable energy savings.

 

How are they transported?

 

Cranes are used to place it on the truck with the plate to be able to transport it.

 

Are they fire resistant?

 

Our panels have a resistance greater than RF 300 while the regulations require protection against fire of RF 60. Subjecting one side of the panel to 1100 ºC for 5 hours, the opposite side reaches a maximum temperature of 80 ºC (File 22017215M1 -LGAI)

 

Do they need maintenance?

 

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What properties does the EPS core that make up the RUSTICA layers have?

 

The material is characterized by being self-extinguishing, tasteless and is neither combustible nor inhabitable by insects due to its steel grids.

 

I have a rustic plot, can I put it in?

 

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Are the gases emitted by EPS toxic?

 

No, because no toxic gases are emitted for its manufacture.

 

I have an urban plot, can I put it in without a project?

 

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Are dowels needed to place slats on the walls?

 

The walls built with EPS perform the same functions as those built with the traditional system, so the same methodology is used.

You can drill and place plugs to fix the slats or any element with screws, for example; television, air conditioning, etc ...

 

What does the house include?

 

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Can electrical and sanitary systems be installed?

 

Yes, perfectly, using the same methodology and according to the corresponding regulations.

 

Can they be mortgaged?

 

These houses are considered real property, therefore they can be mortgaged, except for models that are such as caravans, wooden houses, etc ...

 

Can I make a base that is not concrete so I don't get fined?

 

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Does it include plumbing and electrical installations?

 

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What insulation do they carry?

 

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Can they be financed?

 

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What permissions do I need?

 

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How much is the transport worth?

 

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Can you modify, change the distribution once made?

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Can they be expanded and made to another height in the future?

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I have a brick house and I want to reform it, can it be done with Low Cost prefabricated?

 

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How much do the houses weigh?

 

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Does the house move, make noises, or give way once done?

 

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Do I live on the beach, being made of steel does it rust?

 

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I live in a humid and very cold area, with a lot of snow, can these houses hold up?

 

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I live in a very hot area, does the steel get very hot?

 

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Are leaks coming out, how are they repaired?

 

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If I hang a painting or hit the wall, will it break?

 

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Are you more likely to be struck by lightning?

 

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Does the facade lose its color with the passing of the years and the sun?

 

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Can it be disassembled once it is made?

 

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Can the exterior have the shape I want?

 

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Can I tile the roof?

 

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If I have a break inside the house, and I have to break a wall, with what materials can I fix it?

 

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If the factory is in China, who is responsible for the warranty?

 

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If I mount it, will the guarantee cover me?

 

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If the company disappears, who do I claim?

 

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Is there much difference in prices in rustic and Low cost, do you recommend modular? Being more expensive is it more good?

 

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I don't have water or electricity on my land, can something be adapted to it?

 

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Can you put a fireplace, does it spoil the steel?

 

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Do the screws loosen over time?

 

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What are the deadlines for delivery and end of work?

 

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What form of payment do you have?

 

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Can the company finance it?

 

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Can you give it to me diaphanous and without a facade, and I'll finish it?

 

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What power of light do they carry?

 

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How resistant is it to the wind?

 

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What does the warranty cover?

 

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How many heights can be made?

 

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From the quality reports, can I choose any of the materials and personalize them?

 

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What taxes do these houses have?

 

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Can VAT be removed?

 

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If there is an earthquake, what happens?

 

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Can you easily catch fire?

 

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What advantages do you have compared to the construction or modular ones?

 

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What quality do you recommend for a second home?

 

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Do you recommend these houses for a habitual residence, or better the modular one?

 

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I have seen many prefabricated houses the same as this one and cheaper, explain to me how they differ from the others.

 

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What experience does the company have with these houses, is there a factory in Spain, I don't trust the Chinese?

 

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In which category does this construction fall to know if I can install it on my plot?

 

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Can you make exterior decoration with this material?

 

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Is the steel used of high quality?

 

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Do the screws resist the passage of time?

 

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Is the outer sheet like that of the containers?

 

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Are these houses legal in Spain?

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What guarantee do you have?

 

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Can subsequent installations be made as in traditional construction?

 

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Can they be expanded later?

 

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Can you hang things on the walls?

 

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Can lamps be hung?

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Can I be seized?

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What are the chances of embargo?

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Can they be inherited?

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