Five Tips When Owning a Large Garage

If you’re lucky enough to own a large garage you then you will know too well that keeping everything neat and organized in the space can be a bit of a chore.

Whether you use your garage to store your prized cars or whether you utilize the space as a car workshop, there are a number of items that you can incorporate into the garage in order to help make it tidier, easier to clean and more attractive. We reveal five simple tips that will help all large garage owners to best make use of their garage space.

Use Vertical Storage Space

While it may be obvious to incorporate storage facilities like draws and compartments around the edge of the garage, another great way to maximize space is to make use of vertical storage too. There are a range of special storage walls available that will help you to neatly and efficiently store tools and other knick-knacks and have them within easy reach. Take a look a the Gladiator Garage Works for some great inspiration on vertical storage.

Protect the Floors

Garage flooring is the first thing to get messy. You can save yourself plenty of time by investing in flooring which has been specifically designed for use in a large garage. This flooring will be durable, hard-wearing and extremely easy to clean. Choose the interlocking tile style of garage flooring so that you can easily install it yourself in your garage in just a few hours! Costco and Home Depot both stock a range of high quality and affordable garage flooring.

Running Water

Running water can be a huge help inside of any large garage. Chances are you will be working on cars or other projects which will get you mucky. Having running water inside of the garage lets you wash your hands, and clean areas of the garage, without having to carry large buckets of water from inside of the house. A professional plumber will be able to advise you on how best to have plumbing and a sink installed into your garage.

Stringo Car Movers

No large garage is complete without a car mover. These fantastic high quality machines are designed to safely move vehicles inside of your garage without having to turn on their engines. Whether you need to move a small luxury vehicle or a large car that currently has no engine, there are Stringo car movers to suit all needs and budgets.

Install an Automatic Door

Finally, an automatic door is a god-send for any owner of a large garage. They can be connected to a key fob so that you can automatically open them as you approach the garage from the inside of your car. Not only are they convenient, but they can also help to improve the safety of your garage too.

So there you have it, five simple yet effective tips that will help to make your garage a better place. Enjoy!