Whether you've got a spare set of tires for the snow or a set for the track, anyone who's passionate about our cars is looking for a better way to store tires in the garage. No matter what you use your spare set of tires for, you want a good place to store them and get them up off the ground and out of the way. How do you store tires in the garage? Whether mounted or … [Read more...] about How to store tires in the garage
Now that I've got one wall completely finished, I thought it would be a good time to talk about how much it costs to drywall a garage. There are a couple of cost estimates online, but (as usual) they didn't cover everything involved with putting up drywall. So, I'm going to go into detail and cover ABSOLUTELY EVERYTHING that I used to drywall my garage...mistakes and … [Read more...] about How much does it cost to drywall a garage?
When I started my garage renovation, a building permit was the last thing on my mind. But when I was talking with a friend about the projects we were doing to our new homes, he mentioned that he was getting a permit for the pool he was installing. Which got me thinking...do I need a permit to drywall my garage? The answers are a lot harder to find than you'd … [Read more...] about Do i need a permit to drywall my garage
I'll bet your idea of how to clean your garage door is hosing it off once a year if it looks dirty. There's a bit more to it than that, especially if you've got a chalky garage door like the one below. One of the craziest parts abut becoming a homeowner was all of the maintenance that comes along with the house. I've already written a quick guide on how to lubricate … [Read more...] about Do’s and Don’ts: How to clean your garage door
Now that my garage is framed and drywalled, I'm starting to look at the fun stuff: What colors to paint the walls and what is the best paint for garage walls? I'm really glad I started thinking about this before I got to the hardware store. As I was doing my research, I found out that there are garage wall paint options that sound like a great idea at first, but they can … [Read more...] about What is the best paint for garage walls? (Drywall or Unfinished)