Clayton Built® Home Features for First-Time Home Buyers

Clayton Built® Home Features for First-Time Home Buyers

Why are Clayton Built® home such great starter homes? Well, that’s a big question to answer, so let’s begin with these home features for first-time home buyers to consider!

One of the best parts of buying a Clayton Built® home is all the features you can get with it. You have plenty of options, and you can customize and personalize what features you want and need to make your home fit your lifestyle!

Here’s 10 of my favorite features you could get in your home:

Rain Fall Shower Heads

Rainfall shower head in a manufactured home bathroom.

Waterfall style shower heads add a whole new level of luxury to your bathroom. You’ll feel like you’re at the spa every time you hop in the shower!

Soaker Tubs

Large white soaker tub in front of a white wall with two large window features.

This is one of my favorite home features. You can’t go wrong with a nice soaker tub!

Drop Zone Charging Stations

Black retractable charging station in the counter of a manufactured home.

These built-in charging stations are a great way to have an accessible power point without lots of wires and cables hanging down. They also provide a great place for family members to drop their devices and enjoy quality time together!

Smart Thermostats

Ecobee thermostat on a beige wall next to a galvanized metal décor piece.

Smart home technology has recently gained a lot of popularity and for good reasons! Smart thermostats are a great addition to your home. They learn your habits and adjust the temperature to save you money. They are also really energy efficient which is great for you and the planet!

Stainless Steel Appliances

Manufactured home kitchen with white cabinetry and stainless steel appliances.

Upgrading to stainless steel appliances can give your kitchen such a clean, sharp look. They are easy to clean, scratch resistant and durable making them great for homes with pets and kiddos!

Farmhouse Sinks

Stainless steel apron front farmhouse sink in a manufactured home.

Farmhouse style sinks, while gaining popularity in the past few years, are timeless, classic features for your kitchen. They’re perfect for soaking dishes, rinsing veggies, and even baby baths!


Den of a manufactured home with an electronic fireplace, flat screen TV, and wooden shelving.

Fireplaces add such a cozy effect to a living room. Clayton offers some gorgeous fireplace options, from stacked stone fireplaces like the one pictured to a classic mantle style.

Sliding Barn Doors

Dining room of the Stockton model, with dining room table set and sliding barn doors on the pantry.

There are a wide variety of options for adding barn doors to your Clayton Built® home. They can lead into your primary bath, open to your pantry, or even surround your entertainment center, giving your home a gorgeous farmhouse style appearance!

Walk-In Pantries

Walk in pantry of a manufactured home with white cabinetry and wooden countertops and shelving.

Storage, storage, storage. It’s so important! There are dozens of ways to incorporate a pantry into your new home. Adding a walk-in pantry gives you plenty of room for food storage, extra dishes and miscellaneous kitchen gadgets and utensils!

Choosing Clayton Built® as your first home comes with lots of features that come standard in every home, as well as the dozens of options for customization and upgrades like the ones above!

Begin the home buying journey by following these easy steps.

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