Is your garage drowning in boxes of holiday decorations? Are there piles of old junk you’re holding onto for a yard sale you’re never going to have?
Increase your creativity factor and the resale value of your home by throwing that clutter into storage and transforming your garage into one of these fabulously reimagined spaces.
Make your garage the perfect location for auto tune-ups and refinishing projects by maximizing your open space and surrounding it with your organized tools and equipment. Install ample shelving, a proper workbench, and a good speaker for the perfect workspace.
Transform your garage into a gamer’s paradise with tables and chairs to accommodate poker and game nights, or hook up your game console for a personalized gaming space. You can even fill the garage with soft lighting and comfortable furniture to create a hangout spot for you and your guests. Just don’t forget a fridge full of drinks and a cabinet of snacks for ultimate entertaining!
Save money on a gym membership by investing in your own personal gym you can put right in your garage. Forget sharing germs and waiting in line for equipment at the gym. Instead, place mirrors, weights, mats, a treadmill, a fan, and a stationary bike inside your garage. Take advantage of cool days and open the garage door for a fresh air workout session without leaving the house.
Convert your garage into a fabulous art studio in which you can feel free to get messy. Get a rolling station to hold all of your paint and other mediums, set up your easel, or even add a craft table. If music is your art, morph your garage into a personal music venue complete with a stage and lighting. Open the garage door and bring in chairs for small concerts.
There is no better location for comfortable recliners and booming surround sound than your garage. Alter your garage space into the family theater room by honing in on the acoustics of the dark space and hanging a large screen for movies to be projected. Your personal theater can host neighborhood movie nights and private viewings just for your family.
Tap into the plumbing of your house and create a wet bar in your garage. Whether you’re serving up brews to your buds while you watch the big game from the lounge space you implemented in your garage, or hosting an upscale wine tasting in your fabulous new wine “cellar,” your garage can become the ultimate spot for weekend drinks.
With rent prices skyrocketing and tiny houses becoming popular, turning your garage into a studio apartment is a great way to bring in some additional income. Maximize the square footage by installing a loft for the bedroom and turning space below into a functional living room, kitchen, and private bathroom.