Static caravans have progressed over the years to become the number one holiday home option. They are no longer just a basic getaway for people on lower incomes, but a luxury getaway people can really enjoy holidays in. Static caravans feature double glazing & central heating plus can contain certain welcome additions such as washing machines, fridge freezers and even dishwashers. These home comforts make for an easier more enjoyable holiday where people can equally enjoy staying in as well as going out.
Static caravan manufacturers generally have their own unique building methods to differentiate themselves from the competition. The variety of static caravan designs and styles means there is a static caravan to suit most lifestyle investors.
Where are Static Caravans?
Static caravans are manufactured right here in the UK by trusted and skillful workforce. Built in various regions of the UK with the majority based in Hull which enjoys a strong tradition in static caravan manufacturing.
Static Caravans chassis
When constructing a static caravan, a steel chassis is the starting point. Most manufacturers offer the option to upgrade to a galvanised chassis which will last longer and highly recommended if close to the sea to minimize rust.
Static caravan interiors
The floor is laid with a timber framed insulated panel. This is followed by the sides, which are built with bonded composite panels containing the insulation. Once all panels are in and joined together the static caravan caravan has an overall structure and is starting to take shape. The cladding is then applied to the outside which can be aluminium panels, canexel or even timber panels.
Static Caravan Doors and windows
Steel frames are often used to give doors and windows stability. Static caravans are designed to withstand severe weather conditions as well as keep warm and cosy when in use.
Roof system to go on
The insulated roof system is installed along with exterior gutters and down-pipes. This completes the basic structure of the static caravan ready to move onto the next stage.
Holiday caravans include all Fixtures and fittings
Static caravan manufacturers use trained professionals to fit out the kitchens, bedrooms and bathrooms. The final stages include laying carpets and applying the finishing touches throughout the static caravan.
Quality control to ensure it leaves the factory in top condition
The static caravan would then go through quality control checks before it leaves the factory.
Where can you find static caravans for sale
You will find static caravans on most parks in the UK. This is due to the variation of sizes and models available to suit most budget ranges. Here on the Parklink website we advertise hundreds of static caravans for sale from leading reputable holiday parks in the UK so start your search with us.
Price range of a static caravans
You can find static caravans for sale UK from £30,000 – £100,000 + whereas pre loved models start from £10,000 upwards. Many park operators offer flexible finance packages to help you realise your dream of ownership sooner.
When can we use a static caravan for holidays?
Built to holiday specification EN1647, static caravans will be suitable for use in the holiday season from March until the end of October. On most models you can upgrade to BS3632 specification which makes it suitable for use on 12 month holiday parks.
BS3632 spec includes the following upgrades:
- Two to three times more insulation compared to EN1647
- Higher insulation levels will help you to manage your utilities better.
- The superior acoustic performance means you will hear less outside noise and enjoy greater privacy.
- Higher heating performance and A graded appliances.
Static caravans are brilliant as they come in a range of makes and model. You are sure to find a static caravan which suits your needs whatever your budge may be. Caravan ownership is affordable for most because they start from only £30,000 with finance available. This really is fantastic value to own your own getaway in the UK. Start your search today with Parklink.
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