Nine Garage Conversion Choices

Nine Garage Conversion Choices

Garage Conversion Inspiration You want more functional space in your home, and kicking out the cars and converting the garage is the best option for getting it. Here are 9 great garage conversions. Family Room/Multi-Function Room This is a great choice if you simply...
How to Plan a New Garage

How to Plan a New Garage

A garage that will serve you well in the coming years begins with a good plan. This guide will help you plan an addition that will work great as a standard garage and just as well if you decide to convert it to living space in the years ahead. Find a Basic Plan you...
Is a Garage Conversion Right for Your Family?

Is a Garage Conversion Right for Your Family?

There are many advantages to having more space in your home by converting the garage. A few disadvantages should be considered to. Let’s start with the downside. Disadvantages of a Garage Conversion Garage conversions are expensive. Consider spending a minimum of...
Air Purification for your Garage Conversion

Air Purification for your Garage Conversion

Indoor air quality is a concern, especially with today’s tightly wrapped houses that prevent the transfer of air in and out. While house wrap reduces energy use, it also contributes to stale indoor air. If you’re using your converted garage to house vehicles,...
Concrete Garage Floor: Repair or Replace?

Concrete Garage Floor: Repair or Replace?

Replacing a garage floor is an expensive task if you hire a contractor. If you do the work yourself, it’s a time-consuming, messy and tough job. The good news is the garage floors can often be repaired, even if there’s been settling, and part of the floor is lower...
DIY Garage Flooring Choices

DIY Garage Flooring Choices

Depending on your skill level, willingness to learn and the time you have, there are several flooring materials that you can install yourself. Here’s a list of DIY garage floors starting with the easiest to the most difficult. It will give you an idea of what’s...
DIY Garage Cabinet Installation

DIY Garage Cabinet Installation

Cabinets add storage and good looks to your garage conversion. Installing them yourself is an option if you have the tools and basic skills needed. Here is an overview of how to install cabinets plus a list of tools and equipment required for the job. [note_box]NOTE:...
Planning for a Garage Conversion

Planning for a Garage Conversion

You’ll love having your garage turned into usable space like a living room, master suite or home office, but the project won’t be without its challenges. Limiting problems during the process and once the work is complete requires careful planning. Taking these...

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