Grand garage: A grungy space gets a lush upgrade
When we think about purchasing a home, one of the last things some people consider is the condition of the garage due to it only being utilized to store tools and cars. In her new blog post, Lisa Martin provides us with a few creative solutions to making this space not only more functional, but more visually appealing. She suggests re-framing the walls with reclaimed wood, adding a few windows and storage options to create a cozy new space.
- A Farmington couple renovated their three-car garage into a nice place to hang out and even hold a party.
- Double carriage doors open onto a patio, which allows access to gardens, a pool, and a lovely view.
- A built-in stainless steel refrigerator/freezer is an essential feature for parties.
“Kathy Heiner, founder and principal of Charlottesville’s klh designs, elevated that notion with sleek, stylish choices that turned the garage into an unexpectedly pleasant place to hang out”