Garages

5 things you need to know about carport kits
5 things you need to know about carport kits
Garages
Carports are the easiest way to build a shelter for your car. There are some things that you need to know before you go shopping for these kits. Materials It's a good idea to think about the material that it is used for the kits' construction. ...

Drawing a blueprint
Drawing a blueprint
Garages
When building a garage, it's important to have a plan of the building so that the inspector or contractor can view all the details of the construction. Now it's possible of making a blueprint without the need of an architect or builder. Most of the t ...

Building a garage on a budget
Building a garage on a budget
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A garage not only offers shelter to your cars, but it also adds value to your house. If you don't have a big budget, then read the next tips to learn how to cut costs. Recycle One of the best way to cut costs is to get free stuff. What can you ...

How to build your own carport
How to build your own carport
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If you want to protect your car, but you don't want something as expensive as a garage, then you should consider building a carport. This isn't a very hard job to do, so if you are a little enthusiast, you should manage on the project. Materials t ...

Converting a garage into a small house
Converting a garage into a small house
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This is one of the best ways to extend the living space of a house. Especially if the kids have grown up and need some intimacy. Before you start this project you need to think it clear. It may require a lot of time and labor although you will save a ...

Transforming your garage into a studio
Transforming your garage into a studio
Garages
Before you start First of all you need to think about the permits that you will need to do the remodeling or the building. You will need to talk with the competent authorities. Doors and windows You need to think if you need doors or windows ...

Building the ideal garage apartment
Building the ideal garage apartment
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If you think of extending the livable space in your home, and want to build a room on your garage (or even transform the gaarge), first of all you'll need to make sure the legislation permits you to do so. Utilities A garage apartment will need ...

How to build a room above the garage
How to build a room above the garage
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Some factors to consider First of all you may encounter some problems related to the legislation of buildings. Do the building codes in your area allow you to construct a room above your garage? Also, if you are allowed to do this, you may not be ...

How to convert a garage room into a game room
How to convert a garage room into a game room
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If you want a game room, but don't have enough space into your house, then, you can consider transforming your garage into a gaming paradise. Your first step is to actually see how much space you have. Imagine the machines and accessories in the r ...