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What is the purpose of your garage? Quite often, people will use their garage as nothing but a storage spot to hoard all of their old or useless belongings. If this is something you are all too familiar with, then it’s time for a change!

Unbeknown to many, a garage can actually make a pretty good living space. If your garage has no real purpose other than to store a few bits and bobs and only get opened every couple of months, then we highly recommend making better use of the space and getting a conversion. The beauty of having a conversion, is that you can have it done exactly how you want, and make it something to be proud of.

Why your garage is the perfect place

The good thing about converting your garage is that it doesn’t actually cause any disruption within your house. Your garage is essentially separate, and so therefore you can resume life as normal whilst it is being converted. Most garages are also fairly spacious too, so once you’ve cleared out all the things you don’t really need, there’s plenty of space to turn it into an entirely new room.

If there is something specific that you require, even if it’s a simple as a bit of extra room, it’s a really good idea to make the most of your garage space. For example, if it’s more space you’re looking for, you could be considering getting an extension, or even moving house! However, there is no need. You can make your garage whatever you want it to be. By having it converted, you will be saving yourself a lot of time, stress and money, and still solving the same problem as well as receiving the same benefits!

Cost benefits

If the conversion is done right, it can add a huge amount of value to your home, which means that if or when you go on to sell it in the future, it will be worth more money and will more than likely appeal to a larger audience. Furthermore, converting your garage is generally a cheaper option in comparison to having an extension built, but although it costs less to have done, it still adds a significant amount of value to your home.

What you can do with a conversion

Regardless of what you specifically want to convert your garage into, you can ultimately turn it into a useful space. This could be an extra social area, a gym, or a work area. You have a lot of freedom in converting your garage and it can make a huge difference to your home.

It’s probably fair to say that most of us use our garage as nothing but an area to store rubbish and things that we hardly use. So why not have a clear out and make full use of the space? If this is something you’re interested in or would like to know more about, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us via our contact page and we will be more than happy to help.