Prefabricated garage kits are an easy and inexpensive way to add additional storage to your residence. Since they are easy to construct, you normally don’t have to hire a contractor as the work can easily be perform by you and a few helping hands. A well built prefab garage kit will raise the value of your property and eliminate a cluttered yard by adding additional yet affordable storage space.
Garage kits can essentially be used for anything, but are most commonly used for the following purposes:
– Storing vehicles
– Storing machinery
– Storing boats
– Storing inventory
– Using as home office
Although you may wonder how you can build a garage on your own, the truth of the matter is that these prefab garage kits are very simple to assemble. They require common hand tools, and include detailed instructions that are simple to follow.
Prefab Garage Kit Sizes
These units come in many different lengths and widths, ranging from 10-20 feet long and as high as 40 feet for the commercial applications.
With many garage kit vendors now online, ordering has never been easier. You can have a unit that meets your exact specifications with a few mouse clicks. Home improvement stores also carry garage kits that can be ordered, however, you will find that the pricing is not as competitive as the online vendors.
No matter where you decide to purchase your garage kit, be sure to remember that things like doors and windows will not be included. These have to be purchased separately, and installed.
How Do I Install A Prefabricated Garage Kit?
Without going in to too much detail, the process is fairly simple. The first step is to pour a concrete foundation for the garage kit to sit on. One the base is there, you simply have to follow the step-by-step instructions that are provided by the manufacturer. The tasks mostly include bolting and assembling pieces, with some cuts being necessary. Hand tools can be used in most cases, which can be rented from most home improvement stores if you do not have them.
After you complete your assembly you will be amazed how well your new garage kit looks. The latest generation of these units really are impressive. Since prefab garage kits are priced right, easy to assemble and very durable, buying one as opposed to building a garage from scratch makes plenty of sense. All you need is a few friends, a few beers and a sunny day and you are good to go!