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.

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

Building a Garage 4 - Laying the Wall

Follow these steps to lay a wall in a garage.

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 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.

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 Building Plans: How To Draw A Blueprint

Organize the design of your garage with a blueprint.

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.

Carport Construction: How to Set Posts for a Carport

Properly set posts are the most important structural element

Garage Door Framing: 3 Tips

It's easy if you have some basic carpentry skills.

The Importance of Garage Ventilation

Not ventilating can be dangerous.

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.

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.

Cost of Building a Detached Garage vs Attached Garage

Size matters when it comes to garage cost.

Building a Garage 5 - Nailing and Positioning the Wall

Intro - Materials - Foundation - Laying Wall - Positioning/Framing - Roof Framing - Sheathing - Windows

Building a Garage 10 - Applying Felt and Asphalt Shingles

Intro - Materials - Foundation - Laying Wall - Positioning/Framing - Roof Framing - Sheathing - Windows

Building a Garage 7 - Sheathing

Intro - Materials - Foundation - Laying Wall - Positioning/Framing - Roof Framing - Sheathing - Windows

Building a Garage 9 - Siding and Soffit

Intro - Materials - Foundation - Laying Wall - Positioning/Framing - Roof Framing - Sheathing - Windows

Building a Garage 6 - Roof Framing

In this step, we’ll go into greater detail on the installation of trusses for a garage roof.

Building a Garage 3 - Foundation

Perhaps the most important part of building a garage is having a sturdy foundation.

How to Build Carports

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

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.

4 Best Ways to Heat Your Garage Workshop

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

Concrete Garage Repair Tips

There are few concrete garage repair tips that will keep your garage concrete floor safe and looking

3 Reasons To Get A Garage Parking Mat

Ugly oil stains are just one of three reasons to get a garage parking mat. A mat for your garage floor

How Long Will a Portable Garage Last?

Portable garages are becoming more and more popular with many people. They are easy to assemble, often

Garage Wall Covering Options for the Budget Conscious

Garage wall covering is something that people tend to struggle with. There are a wide variety of options

Building Garage Doors: Create A Beautiful Facade

When building a new home, it is essential to look at all the details. The exterior’s finishing

Garage Builders' Guide: Impressive Design Ideas

Building a garage is a huge undertaking, and requires plenty of planning. Today’s garages are not

Building Garage Storage Units: Ten Helpful Tips

When it comes to building garage storage, it seems there can never be enough. Garages tend to become

6 Reasons To Build A Detached Garage

A garage is a convenient and helpful element for living, prompting many to make the effort to build a

Setting Up a Portable Garage

Having a portable garage is a convenient way to set up storage temporarily. They are great if you are