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Six Different Ways to Use Your Garage

Feb 21

Your garage doesn't have to be used as a storage facility for vehicles. There are many different ways you can use it to its fullest potential. In this article we look at six ways you can make the most of your garage.

Gym at-home

A gym at home is a popular choice for homeowners who wish to convert their garages. This is a great spot to do this since it doesn't need any work. You are able to open and shut the garage door easily to stay cool or warm. Read our tutorial to learn how to create an at-home fitness center.


Storage Space

Sometimes, you do not have enough space in your home to keep everything. This is fine. Instead, make use of the garage's extra space to store items. Storage does not mean just throwing things into the garage and calling it good. It is important to properly organize your items. For example, you will require storage containers such as kits, boxes and so on. It is also important to label these boxes so you are aware of what's inside them. You will then want to create an organized filing system for all of your belongings. If you're having difficulty working out a solution, we suggest using an organizer who is personal to you. We'll be more than happy to provide you with our suggestions.  Just come and check out our website and book an appointment:

Hobby Room

Converting your garage into the perfect hobby space is a fantastic choice if you're searching for space. You may be a builder or a crafter. model trains or work on crafts, your garage can be the perfect space to indulge in all. We recommend that you adjust the quality and airflow to match what your hobby needs. Certain items like antiques and crafting tools cannot withstand extreme temperatures. Therefore, you will need to control the temperature in the space.



A lot of companies permit employees to work remotely, which is why homeowners require a separate space for work. It is possible to do this within your garage. This room may need some attention in the event that you don't have temperature control or much lighting. You'll have to redo your space, and our team of experts can help. This guide will teach you how you can create an office at home.


Conversion of Bedroom

A few homes can't take all of your guests. Perhaps you'd like to add an additional tenant. A bedroom conversion could be possible if there is enough space in your garage. If you are considering an upgrade to a bedroom there are a number of steps you need to take such as adding insulation, flooring paint, airflow, painting and much more. We recommend working with a skilled team of professionals should you decide to undertake this. It's not a good idea to try to complete the work yourself.


Laundry Room

Another common way homeowners switch their garages is to turn it into a laundry space. Many garages even include laundry and dryer connections. You can make it even more impressive by adding a drying rackas well as storage options , and an ironing section. For more ideas or inspiration look over our blog about utility rooms.

No matter what you choose to use the garage to do, Valor Home Services is here to help. We'll help you transform your garage that is not finished into whatever you want. For more information or to book an appointment, give us a call today.

Valor Home Services

Address:  5000 IL-15 Freeburg, IL 62243

Phone:  (618) 484-9807