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3 People Involved in the Garage Building Process

3 People Involved in the Garage Building Process

Adding a detached garage to your property is beneficial in many ways. First, it can actually add value to your home. Second, it can be used in many different ways depending on your needs. Some homeowners use it for storage, others for a workshop, and some even transform the second floor into an apartment. Once

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How to Transform Your 2nd Story Garage Into an Apartment

How to Transform Your 2nd Story Garage Into an Apartment

The biggest benefit of purchasing garage plans with a second story is the endless amount of options homeowners have in using the second floor. The space allows homeowners to be creative and use the second story in a way that is beneficial for them. A great way to use the second floor is to transform

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How to Transform Your Second Story Garage into a Gym

How to Transform Your Second Story Garage into a Gym

When picking garage plans for a new detached garage, consider getting one with a second story. The options for the second story are endless. Some people turn it into an apartment and rent it out for some extra money. Others turn it into a studio focused around their passion, such as painting or photography. Another

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How to Pick the Right Style Garage for Your Property

How to Pick the Right Style Garage for Your Property

One of the most enjoyable parts about picking garage plans is figuring out the style. Typically, homeowners try to match the style of their home when building a detached garage. At Behm Design, there are a variety of styles available. Explore the different options and pick one that works best for you and your property.

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Benefits of Buying Garage Plans Online

Benefits of Buying Garage Plans Online

Building a detached garage on a property is quite a task. The process can be made a lot easier by purchasing the garage plans online. Buying plans online makes building a garage cheaper and more convenient. Behm Design offers many different plans. These plans include various styles and sizes allowing homeowners to find a garage

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Trusses and Code Compliance

Trusses and Code Compliance

A truss is a series of framing members that create the roof structure of a building. When looking at garage plans, many customers wonder if they can build their own trusses as a way to save money. The short answer is no. A truss must be engineered by its manufacturer for the customer’s project. This

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