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7 Detached Garage Ideas for a Large Family

7 Detached Garage Ideas for a Large Family

Looking for detached garage ideas to give your large family more space? Garages are mainly used for storing your car and other belongings. But with creativity and outside-of-the-box thinking, you can convert your garage into an extra living space for the entire family. Here are seven detached garage ideas, from practical to imaginative, to help

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Detached Garage vs. Attached Garage: How to Decide

Detached Garage vs. Attached Garage: How to Decide

Garages come in many shapes and sizes. They can be attached to the house or detached. An attached garage may have its advantages, but it also has its drawbacks. A detached garage has its own set of advantages and disadvantages as well. Let’s look at some of the benefits and drawbacks of detached garages vs.

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5 Ways to Make Your Garage Comfortable and Usable During Winter

5 Ways to Make Your Garage Comfortable and Usable During Winter

As the temperature drops, it’s easy to forget about your garage. But you shouldn’t! When deciding on your design, your garage plans should consider seasonal weather temperatures and functionality. Since your garage can be more than a place to park your vehicles or stow away storage bins of winter decorations and snow shovels, making sure

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6 Styles of Detached Garage That Will Add Value to Your Home

6 Styles of Detached Garage That Will Add Value to Your Home

A detached garage is a valuable addition to any property. In today’s housing market, additional storage for vehicles or other personal items is an attractive asset. If you are thinking about adding one of these outbuildings to your home, let Behm Design help! We have hundreds of detached garage designs, from basic and storage garages

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How Local Zoning Ordinances May Affect Your Garage Plans

How Local Zoning Ordinances May Affect Your Garage Plans

Building an addition to your property should be an exciting time for any homeowner, but running afoul of local zoning ordinances can ruin the whole experience. At Behm Design, we want the construction of your detached garage to go as smoothly as possible. That’s why we have put together this guide on zoning ordinances. It

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4 Ideal Family Garage Plans

4 Ideal Family Garage Plans

Folks with large families know that standard attached garages just don’t cut it when you have a full house. Between the extra cars and the need for additional storage space, a detached garage is often necessary. Fortunately, Behm Design has you covered with our wide range of family garage plans. Everyone needs a little extra

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5 Ways to Fill Your Jumbo Garage

5 Ways to Fill Your Jumbo Garage

In today’s homeowning experience, having enough space to house your vehicles, lawn care equipment, and other personal items is worth its spare feet in gold. More often than not, we never have enough space and have to either compromise or get creative. You can make a jumbo garage part of your solution.  If you have

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3 Reasons to Upgrade to a Jumbo Garage (= jumbo garage designs)

3 Reasons to Upgrade to a Jumbo Garage (= jumbo garage designs)

Get the most out of your new detached garage by going jumbo! At Behm Design, we offer seven different jumbo garage plans to meet your needs. These jumbo garage designs are huge – in fact, some can even fit an automobile lift inside. Jumbo garages are an excellent option for homeowners looking for extra storage

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Dormer Garage Styles You Will Love

Dormer Garage Styles You Will Love

When it comes to detached garage styles, there are so many to pick from. The dormer style is popular due to its versatility with two-story garages. Dormers look great on Colonial, Craftsman, and carriage house-style garages. In addition to looking attractive, dormers are functional. They bring ventilation and light into your interior garage space. At

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5 Mistakes to Avoid In Garage Planning

5 Mistakes to Avoid In Garage Planning

Building a detached garage on your property has many benefits. From adding square footage to your property to providing you with a separate space to be creative with, the possibilities are truly endless. The garage planning and building processes are straightforward if you follow all the necessary steps. The problem is when homeowners try to

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3 Garage Types Not to Overlook

3 Garage Types Not to Overlook

Choosing your new garage design can be daunting when you have so many options to choose from. However, it’s easy to find a suitable garage when you review the large selection of plans by Behm Design. Our professional garage plans website presents lots of relevant information, with many examples and topics  to review. At Behm

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Why You Might Choose a Craftsman-Style Garage

Why You Might Choose a Craftsman-Style Garage

When it comes to designing and choosing the perfect garage style for your household, there are many choices. It can be difficult to choose between the many sizes, layouts, features, and materials for your garage. Even if you know your budget and needs, this decision can still be challenging. One choice you might be considering

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