ABOUT

BEHM DESIGN

Behm Design is a leading provider of ready-to use garage plans. We have been on the internet since the 1990s and our plans have built garages all over the US. Use our plans for getting building permit, estimating project cost, and building.

Founder Jay Behm is a graduate-architect. With over 25 years of design and drafting experience he can provide high quality plans. He brings knowledge of architectural history, construction and building codes to the work.

Our garage plans are to designed to IRC building code conventional framing details. Many plans use manufactured roof trusses. Others use conventional rafter and joist framing. All Behm Design plans include Foundation Plans and Details. They use industry standard designs and are buildable in most locations.

What We Offer
Our garage plans inventory is huge. The most comprehensive, single collection of garage designs available today. We do not offer custom plan modification.

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Testimonials

"Want to know how your garage plans worked for us? We enjoyed both the plans and our garage building project. Built to spec plus cupola. It all went very well and we appreciate your help. Thanks! Bob"
Bob S., VA
"Your garage plan was exceptional. The inspector said it is the best garage plan he had seen..and loved it! Pics included. Thank you for your design for this new and very nice garage....G,K"
George & Kerri P.
"I want to first say thanks! The plans were terrific! I got your plan 975-5 and modified by adding brick veneer to match our existing house. I will send final pictures. Thanks, again! ... K."
Kirk Senior Power Marketer
"I hope all's well. We wanted to share some pictures of your apartment garage plan 2280-4. It is currently under construction in GA. We are roughing-in right now. Thanks! J and S"
Jim & Sharon S.
"Jay, 4 years ago we bought one of your garage plans and we love our new shop. And, also, we recommend your business to all that ask. Ordering materials, permitting and construction was easy too. We revised roof construction to match existing house. P.S in WA, CADD Mngr."
Patti S. WA CADD Manager
"Here are some pics of Pleasant Prairie, a village in WI. Inspector approved the garage as built in two minutes and said it was a good looking garage. All who see give us compliments, so .... great plans! Thank you. M."
Mike R., WI
"This message to express thanks for my garage plans. Here are images of garage as completed....RF"
Ronald F
"J.B. Here are pics of finished garage. Plans approved by the San Bernardino bldg. dept. without any changes, as drawn originally. I wish I would have used your plans in my earlier attempt to build. L. in CA"
Lezley K
"I wanted to say thank you for the great website and garage plans. My neighbors, family and friends always compliment the selected design. I want to share attached photos ....C.B."
Christopher B.
"Mr. Behm, we're very pleased with using your garage plans. The local process of approval was a breeze and we love the finished product....E."
Ed
"Jay, please see images of our garage attached, garage plan 384-2...and just finished! To adhere to out strict covenants we used cedar trim boards and some GAF siding shingles. It's very nice and compliments our Prairie Style house. Thank you! .... D.H"
Dave H.
"To Behm Design, I am sending this to say thanks! I bought your 3-car Craftsman Styled garage plan and it is very well-built. Our carpenter complimented on your accurate materials list. Thanks! ......B.M."
Brian M.
"Attached are some pictures our new garage we built with your plan 572-9. Thanks for the great garage plans! When people see the completed garage they love it. You can post my pics.....J.P."
Joe P.
"I bought the garage plan 864-1 back in 2005 and I wanted to say thanks for the great garage design ... and the plans were easy to use. It is the garage/workshop I've always wanted for my 1931 Ford - photos attached....R."
Rick
"I got my garage plan from you and the attached photographs show my final product. I'm very happy with how it turned out...Thanks! K"
K.B.B
"Hi, I thought you'd enjoy seeing the new garage at our cabin in Minnesota, working on weekends. We have been very pleased using your garage plans. Thanks"
Brian M.