“As Seen on Ellen TV” – The Conway Family Project – A Great Home For A Special Family!


The USModular team was approached by GAF in January of 2014 with one question: Can you design and build a new house that will be shown on National TV in 75 days as well as get all the necessary permits and demolish the existing home?! USModular was up for the challenge! With the help of all of our partners, including GAF, Cavco West and support from the City of Santee, we built a beautiful 2,282 sq. ft 2 story home for the Conway family.

This beautiful new custom home uses green technology and has 30% more lumber than a traditional Site Built home. This two-story home has 2,282 sf of living space, a large modern kitchen, family room with built in entertainment center, dining room and a guest bedroom with a large bathroom on the 1st floor. The 2nd floor has 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms for family members. The attached garage is big enough to house the new car the Conway’s received from The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The interior of the home features custom built white shaker cabinets, custom quartz countertops , engineered hardwood floors and interior finishes chosen and installed by John Colaneri and Anthony Carrino from the HGTV Show “Cousins Undercover”.

Following are some highlight videos and links documenting this amazing story:

Read the touching heartfelt letter written by the Conway’s about their experience:
Heartfelt Letter From Conways

GAF teamed up with Ellen with The Cousins and USModular Home Builders to give the Conway family a wonderful surprise…a brand new home!

Catch up on the story here:

Susie Conway has “tears of joy” as she sees her new home for the first time on The Ellen DeGeneres Show:

Special thanks to everyone involved who made this happen- including The Cousins, USModular Home Builders, and City of Santee (City Hall)


Susie Conway Gets a New Home
When Ellen first met Susie, she knew she wanted to do something incredible for her. Today, that vision was revealed.
See a video of the all of the excitement when the Conway family comes home and is greeted by family and friends as they see there beautiful new home for first time:

USModular Inc was glad to be involved and are proud of the home we were able to complete in just 75 days!


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February 4, 2020

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