How to properly equip a garage so that it works for your

Storage in the garage

To date, garages are vital additional facilities in modern facilities. Their main function is to protect your cars or other vehicles from weather disasters.

But the increase in the number of annexes attached to the houses in the 1950s meant that in the future they would become integral parts of the buildings and would serve other needs of the owners.

Today it is more than just a place for parking cars and motor vehicles. In them we store clothes, holiday decorations, tools, bicycles, oils and chemicals and much more. And some manage to find a place at once for everything: in the hangar there can be a workshop, a room for hobbies, a laundry, a yoga studio and even a cinema.

That's why we want to know: how did you set up your garage so that it worked for your house?

We ask you to take a picture and tell us which storage systems for the house help to rationalize the space of the box.

Authors, send snapshots of projects you have created recently, and explain what makes them special in terms of operation, storage and pastime. We want to see your interior design of garages.

Here are some examples

In the parking you can organize anything. For example, in this room in San Diego, designed for one car, there are a lot of things: there are surfboards and bicycles, half a dozen accessories for dogs, countless helmets and containers for things. And yet it still looks open and neat.

Storage in the garageEven small storage systems help to organize the disposal of unnecessary or obsolete items, such as this old chest of drawers. Storage in the garage

A Practical Decision by Rosalie Garde

Steel shelves and racks, racks and large plastic containers save from confusion and look very laconically.

Storage in the garage

Monkey Bars of Wichita

Of course, humor also helps. This photo shows how, with the help of several wall stickers, you can add a touch of very boring and utilitarian space.

Storage in the garage


This landlord uses his garage as an entertainment center in which he can watch TV, drink beer and smoke cigars. There are also bicycles, strollers and toys, and there is an exit to the courtyard, where you can easily arrange a barbecue and swim in the pool with pleasure.

Home cinema in the garage

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