Cavco eco-cottage

Cavco eco-cottage

Cavco Industries Inc., a leading provider of RV rental cabins and cottages for campgrounds, RV parks and resorts across North America, will be featured in the April 13 episode of NBC’s American Dream Builders, which airs at 8 p.m. Eastern, 7 p.m. Central.

The Phoenix-based company is supplying several custom-built modules from its park model and modular eco-cottages, whose interiors will be designed from scratch in the reality show’s weekly design competition, hosted by renowned designer Nate Berkus.

“This is a terrific opportunity for us to showcase our eco-cottages,” said Tim Gage, Cavco’s vice president of park models, cabins and specialty products, adding that the units featured on Sunday’s episode of American Dream Builders will be installed at the Ventura Ranch KOA in Santa Paula, Calif.

“We’re excited to be able to use these cottages as rental accommodations,” said Scott Cory, general manager of the Ventura Ranch KOA, which already has 15 Cavco park models cabins. “The Eco-Cottages on American Dream Builders is an example of Cavco’s progressive thinking on design and creativity for our industry. They are always one step ahead in terms of innovation in design.”

In addition to being shown on American Dream Builders, the winning designer’s home from this episode will also be featured in a photo spread in an upcoming edition of Better Homes & Gardens.

“We are always excited for the opportunity to showcase the unique flexibility and quality of modular construction,” said Joe Stegmayer, chairman, president and CEO of Cavco Industries. “Smaller, more energy efficient homes are a growing part of our industry. It is a special assignment for us to be providing small footprint living spaces for these designers to demonstrate tips and techniques to maximize every area of the home for multi-purpose use while keeping it stylish and livable. We are proud to be the first modular home building company to work with American Dream Builders in its inaugural season.”