10 advantages of using a carportCars 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.
1. Weather safety
Carports keep your car away from the elements. It protects the car from the Sun, from rain, snow, wind, dust and debris. Build a carport that has side panels as well.
It’s safer for you and for the car to park it closer to your house, especially if you live alone.
3. Protection against burglars
A carport not only that protects the car from elements, it also protects it from burglars. They will be less inclined to enter a carport and steal your car.
4. Additional space
You can use carports to store different materials. You can also dine in it.
5. Vehicle storage
You can store different vehicles in a carport, not only your car. You can also store boats, trailers, snowmobiles, ATVs, motorcycles or any other methods of transportation.
You can use it to shade yourself in a sunny day, and also for a playground for children.
If you build a carport with side walls, you can mount different shelves and store your tools, boxes and other items.
Because it doesn’t have door it may be more convenient than a garage when returning from shopping. It also uses less energy because it doesn’t need anything more than a light.
9. Home value
If you decide to sell your home, a carport may be a valuable advantage for it. It’s important for the buyer to have a place to park his car or motorcycle.
10. No need for additional storage units
Having a carport you won’t need any additional storage units.