If you are looking for ways to make your home a little more unique, then consider adding a custom garage on to your house. Adding a custom built garage to your home is a great way to make your home stand out or personalize it. It can also increase the value of your home.
You might think that a garage is a garage and that there is not a whole lot of room to be artistic when it comes to replacing them, but there are quite a few different styles of garages out there that can complement the architecture of your home. You can select different types of structures (attached or detached), colors, materials and styles in order to create a garage that will go well with your home while at the same time adding a little something extra to your property. Let’s take a closer look at all of the different options that are available to you with your custom garage.
First of all, you can choose what type of garage you want to add to your home and whether you want it to be an attached or detached garage. If you already have a garage on your home that you are wanting to replace, you do not have to let your existing garage dictate what type you replace it with. If you would prefer to have a detached garage and your existing one is attached to your home, then your custom garage builders can perform the necessary demolition in order to remove the old one completely so that it looks like it was never there to begin with.
The second decision you have to make about your custom garage is what kind of materials it will be made out of. Since this is a custom build, you are not stuck with a garage that has the same boring siding that your home already has, you can let your imagination take over here! Garages are available is a wide range of materials, including wood, steel, aluminum, vinyl or some kind of composite materials. Each material will have its own style and price range, but your garage builders can help you make a decision by going over the various options and costs with you. Your materials will also dictate some of the style of your garage, as a wood garage will have a different feel to it then a steel one. If you take a look at your home and decide what kind of style it has, that can help you determine what sort of style you should stick to for your custom garage as well.
Your final decision will be to settle on the colors that you want your garage to be. Many homeowners will stick with the same colors that they have chosen for their home so that they can be sure that the two buildings will match. Others opt for a contrasting color that still coordinates. For example they make the primary color of their garage the same color that the trim is on their home.