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KOTTAGE RV RV Destination Trailer Modular Park Model
CONSTRUCTION  
Sizes: 160 square feet to 538 sq.ft.
Various sizes up to approx. 450 sq.ft.
Most 538 sq.ft.
Structure: Solid Corten steel walls, roof and floor joists
Aluminum frame and walls
Wood studs & plywood
Wall: Steel exterior, 2"x 2" interior wall & ceiling studs
2"x 2" wood studs
2"x 3" or 2"x 4" studs
Insulation: 2" Spray Foam R14 on walls, roof and floor
R7 fibreglass insulation
R10 R12 fibreglass insulation
Windows: Residential grade, argon-filled, vinyl frame
Single pane RV windows
Various residential grade
Doors: Solid metal core exterior doors
Styrofoam-filled, aluminum framed
Solid metal core exterior doors
SLIDE  
Size: 4' x 15' in living room, 4 'x 8' in bedrooms
3' wide slide most common
No slide
Structure: Solid steel walls, roof and floor joists
Wood slides & wood headers
No slide
Insulation: 2" Spray Foam R14 on walls, roof and floor
R7 fibreglass insulation
No slide
Operation: Patent-pending superior slide system
Electric slide straight in, straight out
No slide
EXTERIOR FEATURES
 
Siding & Trim:
Various options available
Aluminum siding with fibreglass option
Various options
Roof: Corten Steel Roof - 300lb/sq.ft. capacity Rubber roof less than 20lb/sq.ft. capacity 20lb/sq.ft. with 10yr asphalt shingles
Color choice:
Various color choices
No choice white only
Various options
Customizable:
Fully customizable
Not customizable
Various options
 
INTERIOR FEATURES
 
Ceiling height main:
8'6" ceiling
Up to 8' ceiling in tallest models
Up to 9' ceiling in peak
Ceiling height slide:
7' ceiling
Up to 6' 6" in tallest models No slide
Cabinetry:
Custom cabinetry throughout, various options
Various RV cabinet options Various options available
Flooring:
Beauflor© vinyl throughout, various options
Various RV cabinet options Various options available
Appliances:
24" electric fridge, 30" gas stove, microwave
Compact RV size appliances
Not included
Bathroom:
Standard size tub/shower, toilet and vanity
Compact RV plastic toilet, sink, holding tanks
Similar to KottageRV
Walls:
Vinyl covered drywall throughout
RV grade wood paneling
Similar to KottageRV
Ceiling:
Textured drywall throughout
RV grade wood paneling
Similar to KottageRV
SERVICES
 
Heat:
Electric bed, bath, kitchen, electric fireplace
Propane heat (creates interior moisture)
Electric or gas heat
Hot Water:
30 Gallon electric hot water tank
6 Gallon propane/electric RV tank
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Electrical:
50 Amp electrical service
50 Amp electrical service 50 Amp electrical service
RATING & PERMITS
 
Moving Permits:
CSA Z241 Park Model Recreational Unit CSA Z240 Park Model Trailer
CSA Z241 Park Model Recreational Unit
RV Rating:
No permits required to transport No permits required to transport Transport permits required, oversize
Building Permits:
No permits required. May vary with local bylaws No permits required. May vary with local bylaws.
Not accepted in RV parks, unless zoning allows
WARRANTY
 
Structural:
15 Years Unlimited
No structural warranty
5-10 years, varies by manufacturer
Leakage:
5 Years No Leakage
No non-leak warranty
1 year for manufacturer defects
PERFORMANCE
     
4 Season Rating:
Rated from 50C to 50C with extra insulation
2 season, no temperature ratings
2 season most common, 4 season upgrade
Winterized:
Fully winterized, all lines inside unit Annual winterizing required
Varies by manufacturer
Recyclable:
Steel structure is 100% recyclable
Non recyclable
Non recyclable
Interior:
Can be renovated
Cannot redo interiors
Can be renovated
Strength:
Exceptional, earthquake/hurricane resistant
Poor, no ratings available
Similar to economical residential structure
Security:
Equal to residential dwelling upgrades available
Low security
Equal to residential
Pest proof:
Yes
No
Rot proof:
Yes No, subject to rot from leaking and sweating No, made entirely of wood
       

 

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