Top Cleanout TipsBefore you begin the transformation process, you’ve got to get things in order. That means it starts with a total garage cleanout. The purpose is to completely empty the space. This way, you’ll have a blank slate, which means a clearer picture of what it can eventually become. So, it’s easier to imagine garage repurposing.
More and more homeowners are beginning to discover the advantages of a separate garage when they are building a new house or when it’s time to rebuild an old garage. One option fueling this trend is the conversion of an attached garage into living space, then building a separate, detached garage for vehicle and tool storage (and everything else garages are great for). —The SpruceWhen you begin your garage cleanout, resolve to take out everything inside. (Be sure to check the weekend weather forecast ahead of time.) Then, divide things into two categories: stuff to keep and junk to junk. You can even schedule junk hauling in advance to cut down on the work.
Garage Repurposing Ideas in Punta GordaThe key is to re-imagine the space in a completely different perspective. Seeing it as a finished product won’t be easy. But, it will give you some great encouragement. Here are some helpful garage repurposing ideas:
- Workshop or hobby room. Ideal for the family handyman or the hobby enthusiast, a detached garage is just perfect to make into a workshop or a hobby room. With a few improvements, like insulation and utilities for electricity and climate control, it’s a place to work on various projects or indulge a hobby.
- Automotive restoration garage. Why not supercharge the space to make it into a car restoration hub? This is the least difficult because it doesn’t require that much change.
- Lawn and garden shed. Perhaps you’re an avid gardener or really love to keep your landscaping the envy of the block. Turn it into a lawn and garden shed, complete with all the tools and materials you need.
- Guest suite. Install some insulation and utilities for electricity and climate control, do a little interior remodeling, and before you know it, you have a guest suite ready to use by visiting family and friends. If it complies to landlord-tenant laws, you have a rental property to generate an income stream.