Can You Extend Your Garage and Make it Bigger?

Perhaps your car is too long to fit inside the garage, or you own two cars but have a single car garage, or you simply want extra storage space in your garage. Whatever the reason, extending your smaller garage into a bigger one can certainly be useful in many ways. But is it possible to…

Can You Vent an Air Conditioner into a Garage?

Perhaps there are no windows in the room to vent your portable air conditioner, or maybe you are looking for a way to temporarily vent an air conditioner until they are permanently installed. Whatever the reason, the garage has probably crossed your mind as an ideal place to vent your air conditioner. But can you…

5 Tips to Keeping a Garage Utility Sink from Freezing

Having a utility sink in your garage is very helpful. Utility sinks in a garage can be an excellent place to bath your pets, wash those dirty shoes, do the laundry, and clean all the gardening tools after use. However, one disadvantage of a utility sink in the garage is, the water lines and drains…

Do you need Soffit Vents in a Garage? Everything you need to know

Attic ventilation is a topic that gets a lot of attention. It has been like that for a long time because there are many different opinions circulating out there. It’s even more complicated when it relates to the garage. So, in this post, you will learn about the soffit vent and whether you should install…

Do you need Vapor Barriers in a Garage? Everything you need to know

Whether or not to install a vapor barrier in a garage has been a topic of discussion for many years. Homeowners and DIY’ers are usually the ones that bring this question up. However, even some building experts still haven’t nailed this concept down. So, in this post, we will talk about vapor barriers and whether…

Should a Garage Roof be Insulated? Everything you Need to Know

Garage insulation has been a topic of interest for a long time. That’s because there are different opinions from homeowners and building contractors about it. Whether or not you should insulate your garage roof ultimately depends on how you use your garage. And in this article, I’ll explain the instances where it’s essential to insulate…

Can You Vent a Bathroom Exhaust Fan into the Garage?

When homeowners consider how complicated it is to vent a bathroom fan in an already existing building, many are tempted to find an easy route. One location in the house that usually pops up when it comes to bathroom venting is the garage. But is it a good idea to vent the bathroom fan into…

Does a Garage Attic Need to be Vented?

Attic ventilation has been a controversial topic among building contractors. And it gets even dicier when it relates to the garage. Many contractors recommend you ventilate the attic, while others deem it unnecessary. In this post, you’ll learn whether you need to vent your garage attic or not, based on your situation. According to the…

How to Vent a Generator in a Garage: Ultimate Guide

Running a generator in the garage is one thing no one will advise you to do, including me. That’s because of the health risks associated with the emission of carbon monoxide by a generator. However, there are instances where we don’t really have a choice but to run it in the garage. With the right…

Can I Run a Generator in my Garage? Everything you need to know

Perhaps it’s raining, and you can’t run the generator outside, or maybe you want to run your generator indoors due to security reasons. Whatever the reason, a lot of homeowners who live in states where there are constant power outages have been asking this question for years. In this article, you will learn whether or…