Garage Building

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How to Make Your Garage Energy Efficient

Does it really matter if you have an energy efficient garage? The answer may surprise you.

How to Add a Room Above the Garage

Some general outlines for finishing off a bonus room.

Detached Garages: Pros and Cons

They have their distance but on the other hand, they're far.

Enclosing a Carport in Six Steps

Having enough space can be a big issue. Solve the problem easily by enclosing a carport and creating an extra room with these steps.

Metal Garage Buildings vs Wood Frame Garage Buildings

Traditionally, people have opted to build wood frame garage buildings over metal garage buildings due to the high cost and unavailability of steel.

How to Paint Garage Walls

Garage walls look better when painted. It's a way to finish the garage and improve the appearance of your home.

7 Tips for Moving Metal Carports

Metal carports are used when you don't have a garage, but you want to cover your vehicle.

How to Build a Flat Garage Roof

A flat garage roof is far easier to build than one with a pitch so it is a good project for a DIYer.

Garage Roof Replacement: 3 Mistakes to Avoid

A garage roof replacement isn't an easy project to tackle, and it will take some time to complete.

How to Shingle a Garage Roof

A garage should keep your car clean and dry, but it serves no purpose if the garage roof leaks.

Building A Garage Part 4 - Laying the Wall

Follow these steps to lay a wall in a garage.

How to Attach a Rain Gutter to a Metal Carport

Many people choose to install rain gutters to their metal carport. If you have never done this before, here are a few steps to take to make the process go more smoothly.

How to Build a Metal Carport at Home

Assembling a metal carport yourself is a relatively easy process. More often than not, they never need

Insulating Your Garage

Insulating your garage is a project that can bring two good things to your life, cost savings and comfort.

Cost of Building a Detached Garage vs Attached Garage

Size matters when it comes to garage cost.

How to Properly Ventilate an Attached Garage

In order to properly vent your garage, you need to know what to look out for, and what materials to use.

Building an Attached Carport: Mistakes to Avoid

Whether your garage is full of hobby supplies or your home doesn't have one at all, a carport could be the solution you're looking for.

How to Raise the Height of a Metal Carport Roof

Raising the height of a metal carport roof can be a tricky job. Here's what you need to know before trying it.

Carport Construction: How to Set Posts for a Carport

Follow these five steps so your carport doesn't collapse.

How to Convert a Flat Garage Roof to a Pitched Roof

All you need to know to add a pitched roof to your garage and avoid roof repair in the long run.

Tips for Installing a Drywall Garage Ceiling

When installing drywall on a garage ceiling the same procedures used to hang it from any other ceiling apply.

How to Remove a Metal Carport in 5 Steps

Removing a metal carport is an easy process, so long as you have a few basic tools and know the proper order in which to disassemble the members.

Building a Concrete Block Garage: Mistakes to Avoid

If you're considering concrete blocks to build your new garage, check here first for some common first-timer mistakes.

The Importance of Garage Ventilation

Not ventilating your garage can be dangerous.

4 Best Ways to Heat Your Garage Workshop

Check out these tips for beating the chill in your garage workshop!

How To Build A Carport

Give you car some protective cover without the hassle and cost of building an entire garage.

How To Build Footings For A Garage

A strong foundation is important for any garage. Without the right footings, you are risking your garage's foundation settling and cracking.

How to Build an Attached Carport

Protect your car without building a full-blown garage.

Installing Garage Exhaust Fans: Mistakes to Avoid

Remove dangerous fumes and gasses.

Adding An Attached Garage: What To Consider

An attached garage can be very useful. Here's what you need to know before installing one.

How to Build Prefab Metal Garage Kits

Metal garage kits are the easy way to build a metal garage. They’re intended for the person who

3 Tips for Building a Detached Garage

Think ahead about permits, usage, and foundation type.

How to Add Lighting to a Garage Pole Barn

These simple outbuildings are popular and easy to construct.

How to Convert a Carport into a Garage

Converting your carport into a fully functioning garage is easy with a few tools and some handiwork.

3 Types of Sheetrock Used for Garage Insulation

When it comes to sheetrock your garage has special needs. This handy do it yourself guide will explain the choices you have available.

Enclosing a Carport: Five Mistakes to Avoid

Never waste your space. Create a new room off of your home using your unused carport, but avoid making these mistakes.

Garage Ceiling Insulation Mistakes to Avoid

Stop heat loss from your garage by installing ceiling insulation, but make sure you aren't doing it wrong.

What Type of Garage Ceiling Is Best for You?

Choosing the right ceiling products for your garage means considering use, sound, moisture, and desired look.

Garage Closet Construction Basics

The techniques are very similar to what you'd use inside.

How to Heat and Cool Detached Garages

Detached garages are very popular due to their versatility.

Installing a Light in a Metal Carport

It's a difficult DIY project.

Garage Pole Building vs Attached Garage

If you want to build a garage, you've got options.