Garage Building

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How to Make Your Garage Energy Efficient

Attached garages are a way hot and cold air enter the home.

Two garages in the front of a house.
How to Add a Room Above the Garage

Some general outlines for finishing off a bonus room.

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Prefab Garages: Pros and Cons

If you have enough space for a garage in your property, consider a prefab garage.

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How to Install Vinyl Siding over a Concrete Block Garage

A concrete block garage is just about as sturdy as any garage can be.

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Carport Cover Replacement: 3 Tips

Many carports are intended to be used temporarily.

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When Is Garage Ceiling Insulation Necessary?

It'll help keep the space comfortable at low cost.

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How to Replace a Garage Wall Panel

Provide an updated look by replacing a single panel.

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Prefab Garage Foundation: 3 Best Options

Erecting a prefab garage can be one of the easiest ways to store your car.

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Building a Freestanding Carport: 6 Tips

There are different types of materials that can be used for building a freestanding carport.

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Advantages of Steel Garage Buildings

Steel your mind to a quality building.

prefabricated concrete garages on construction site
Prefabricated Concrete Garages vs Wood Frame Garages

Concrete prefabs are less work to construct.

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How to Assemble a Prefab Wood Garage

Building a prefab wood garage is far easier than constructing one from scratch.

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How to Install Garage Wall Paneling

Paneling adds warmth, function, and a finished look.

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How to Install a Garage Roof Ridge Vent

A roof ridge vent is more expensive but more effective.

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How to Build a Metal Garage

If your home doesn't have one, build one in a weekend.

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2 Reasons to Install a Garage Skylight Window

Installing a skylight window in any room can offer many advantages.

How to Remove a Metal Carport in 5 Steps

Removing a metal carport is an easy process.

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Garage Roof Replacement: 3 Mistakes to Avoid

This may or may not be a DIY option for you.

Carport with gravel parking space
Tips on Designing a Carport

Perhaps the best tip is to know what you'll use it for.

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Tips for Installing a Drywall Garage Ceiling

Start with the largest segments.

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Building Garage Doors: Create a Beautiful Facade

The exterior of your home is important.

Inside of a garage
Alternatives to a Drywall Garage Ceiling

You can create more storage or warm, usable space.

wood carport gate
Install a Carport Gate

Add another level of protection to your home.

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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.

How to Repair a Drywall Garage Ceiling

One common problem is a buildup of mold.

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Building a Garage 7 - Sheathing

The sheathing is a critical part of the project.

An open carport made from wood and painted a shade of blue.
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.

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How do I design a detached garage?

Designing a detached garage requires a few considerations. Always have future use in mind. That means that you need to consider your storage need aside from the vehicles and whether or not you will want to put a living space in the garage as well. Future use also means keeping the car count in mind as

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How do I replace garage door springs?

Replacing garage door springs can be very dangerous if you are unsure of how to do it. You will first need to determine exactly what kind and length of spring you will need. Check the owner's manual for your door to find that information. Removing the old springs and putting on new ones requires at least

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What are the different kinds of garage siding ideas?

Adding garage siding to your home's decor can be a tricky thing. You want your garage to look nice, but you also have to consider whether or not you want your garage to have a different look than your home. One of the most popular kinds of garage siding is vinyl siding. It is inexpensive, durable and

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How to Use R-Tech Foam for Garage Insulation

Save a bundle on energy costs throughout the year.

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How to Install Vinyl Siding around a Garage Door

Match it with the outer wall's color.

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Building a Garage - Roof Framing

Ordering supplies and initial installation are on the list.

Installing insulation
How to Insulate a Garage Ceiling

Create a warmer, quieter place to work.

An electric heater
4 Best Ways to Heat Your Garage Workshop

Check out these tips for beating the chill.

A metal carport.
How to Frame a Metal Carport

Framing a metal carport yourself can help you save money.

A modern carport with a gravel base.
Enclosing a Carport: Five Mistakes to Avoid

Never waste your space. Create a new room off of your home.

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How to Install a Metal Carport Roof

Adding a metal roof is relatively easy.

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How to Create Your Own Portable Carport

Protect your car from the elements to keep it at its best.

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How to Repair a Sagging Carport

There are a number of things that can cause it.

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Garage Insulation for a Flat Garage Roof

Garage insulation needs to be installed correctly.