Find DIY projects, ideas and tips to create your dream garage with plenty of storage space, a workbench, an epoxy coated floor and room for your cars.
Other Projects for DIYers from The Family Handyman:
Garage Flooring Options
Garage floor coatings like epoxy paint or concrete stain, or coverings like snap-together tiles or floor mats instantly improve your garage. Here's an overview of what's available.
Garage Storage Projects: Storage Towers With Drawers
This adjustable storage system is perfect for organizing all of the odds and ends that clutter up your garage. Customize these towers to fit your needs and you’ll have a tidy garage in no time!
How to Install a Garage Door
Garage door falling apart? Follow along as our expert shows how to safely install a new garage—door and how to remove the old one.
Garage Storage Tower
Here's an easy-to-build tower for storing stuff in your garage, basement or mudroom—it's perfect for organizing those big, plastic storage bins you keep throwing everything into. And you can build two or three towers in a weekend without breaking the bank.
Fixing Garage Doors
Make weather-tight garage door seals, replace rotted trim with maintenance-free vinyl and clean up a rusty track. Do it yourself and save a bundle.
DIY Toy Storage
These bins are great for sports gear and handle all kinds of miscellaneous garage clutter. Shelves and cabinets are great places to store kid stuff, but when you're in a hurry (and kids always are), it's nice to just throw and go.
Your local home center probably carries at least a dozen kinds of lubricant. Ever wonder why so many? So did we. Here's what we found out.
How to Wire a Finished Garage
If your garage doesn’t have enough outlets and you’re sick of squinting to see what you’re working on, then here’s the solution. Using PVC conduit and metal surface-mount electrical boxes, we’ll show you how to connect additional outlets to an existing garage outlet and how to add bright, ...