A simple garage has more potential than you can ever imagine. With minimal effort, you can turn a dull space into a vibrant and peaceful place for you and your family. You can choose from various options, and the final result depends on your wishes.

What is garage conversion?

A garage conversion is simply adding living space to your garage by creating rooms that blend seamlessly with the existing house. However, before you get started, you need to know that garage spaces were originally designed to house cars, so you might need to knock down some walls or reposition them depending on what you want.

What are some of the best ideas for a garage conversion?

There are lots of reasons why people decide to convert their garage. Maybe you want a bigger kitchen or a home office. Here are some of the best garage conversion ideas for your home:

Home office

Whether it’s for you, your kids to do their homework, or a family who needs a quiet space for work, a home office is a great idea and the garage might be the space you need.

Hobby room

No matter your hobby, having a dedicated room for your hobby can be very useful. It can be a games room, gym, home cinema, craft workshop, etc.

Kitchen extension

If your garage is next to your kitchen and you need a bigger kitchen area, it would be a great idea to knock the walls down and extend your kitchen to the garage area.

Extra space above the garage

If you’re keen on creating more space, you can divide the garage into floors and incorporate an ensuite on the upper room which can make a great guest bedroom or a room for a family member. You’ll need to consider the layout of the upper room so that it feels connected to the rest of the house.

Second living room

Most people these days prefer having two living rooms, one for family and the other for larger gatherings or a quieter retreat, and converting your garage is a great idea for that.

Call us today

Emsworth Garage Doors started as a small family-run business, and since then, we have developed and expanded our business throughout southern Hampshire and West Sussex for 20 successful years. Are you planning to convert your garage into a vibrant and peaceful place for you and your family? Contact Emsworth Garage Doors’ new division, Emsworth Building Services, to learn more.