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Building a metal carport
Building a metal carport
Garages
Building a metal carport is a do-it-yourself job. It's easy to do and most of the times it can be done by just one person. Most of the kits come with instructions that can aid you in the process. Materials Needed Carport Kit Lumber Basic C ...

Insulate your garage
Insulate your garage
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If you decide to have a heated garage, you should think first of insulating it. If you don't do this, the heat will escape and all your money will fly out the window. Tools and Materials Needed Paper backed fiberglass insulation Staple gun U ...

Building a carport
Building a carport
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If you want to build something to shelter your car, then carport are the best choice. They are cheaper than any garage and offer almost as much protection as they do. Tools and Materials: Hammer Drill Circular saw Screwdriver Sheet roofing C ...

Anchoring a carport
Anchoring a carport
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Carports are a temporary alternative to garages. They are meant to protect your car from extreme weather, snow, rain, sun and debris. You can find hundreds of carport types on the market, each one offering different features and materials. They are v ...

10 advantages of using a carport
10 advantages of using a carport
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Cars are the second most important investment that you can make. That's why it's important that you protect it. One cheap way to do this is by building a carport. This is the best alternative to a garage. 1. Weather safety Carports keep your ca ...

Modifying a portable carport
Modifying a portable carport
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Portable carports offer a good alternative to garages. They offer protection for your cars at a much lower price than normal garages. They are simple structures that you can make all by yourself. Siding The most common addition to any carport i ...

Removing a metal carport
Removing a metal carport
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If you want to remove a carport from your yard, then you will only need a few basic tools. You should be careful though because stell carport can be significantly heavier than wood ones, or aluminium ones. Materials Needed Metal Carport Ladd ...

Metal carports considerations
Metal carports considerations
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Some important things that need to be considered when talking about metal carports are the materials used for building. Every single one has different properties and different assembly instructions. It's important to know them if you want to make you ...

Lowering garage building costs
Lowering garage building costs
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It's important to know how to cut costs as a garage can be as expensive as building a full addition to your house. Lowering the costs Size of the structure. At first, it's important to think of the size of the garage. Do you want it for two ca ...

Adjusting a portable carport
Adjusting a portable carport
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Portable carports are amazing structures. They can be carried anywhere you wish, move them from one place to another. It can protect your car anywhere you go. There are some things that you may need to adjust after you buy the kit. If you need to do ...