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To build a garage from the ground up, develop a plan, get local permits, get quotes from suppliers and subcontractors, order all the necessary materials, and start construction. Get periodic inspection to ensure everythi... More »

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To build your own paint booth, modify a garage suitably, or build a booth using wooden framing for the walls and the ceiling. Cover the walls and ceiling with plastic, use plywood for the floor, and affix lights in the b... More »

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When designing your own closet, you need to consider the space available, the function of the closet and your budget for the project. You may also look into online design tools to help you choose and create a closet desi... More »

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To compute the cost of building a basic garage, add together the prices for the foundation, building materials and construction. Common building materials include lumber, siding, roofing, doors and windows. More »

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In a standard construction as of 2014, garage doors are 8-feet wide. The doors can range in size, however, up to 20 feet. In some places, garage doors can also be less than 8-feet wide. More »

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A typical two-car garage door weighs between 155 and 225 pounds, depending on the construction material. Wooden doors are usually heavier and absorb water when it is raining, adding up to 50 additional pounds to their we... More »

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Prices of garage doors are affected by the door's construction and size. The opener type, architectural elements and installation costs can also raise or lower the price of a garage door. More »

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