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Sketches show six styles of basement and garage storage racks.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1971 (v.49#10) pg. 64

How to swap your garage for living space. Steps involved in garage conversion detailed.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1972 (v.50#2) pg. 48

Four pages of photos show how to decorate and remodel with tile. Article shows how an empty garage attic was covered completely with tile (walls, ceiling and floor) to create a recreation room divided into two areas, one for adults and a play area for kids.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1974 (v.52#11) pg. 80

Photos show three ways a garage can be converted into living area: a garden room, a study, and a family room.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1977 (v.55#5) pg. 132

Step-by-step to building your own garage with help from friends. Photos show how 12 friends "raised" a garage in two weekends. Includes sketches of some construction details.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1977 (v.55#8) pg. 58

Tip shows how to tack carpet bumpers on the walls of a garage to prevent car door edges from getting nicked.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1978 (v.56#4) pg. 125

Garage wall workshop. How to add storage and workbenches to your garage and still have room for the cars. Features roll-out drawers, pull-down steps, bin storage, a wall system, phone and intercom.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1988 (v.66#3) pg. 120

Tip: Piece of garden hose serves as a bumper on a garage wall.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1989 (v.67#1) pg. 60

Garages plus. An organizing system to build in a two-car garage that adds two work areas and abundant storage space.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1999 (v.77#10) pg. 60

The organized garage. Projects to help organize clutter. (1) Workbench. (2) Utility shelves in simple cabinet. (3) Shelves on store-bought shelf brackets.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Summer 2001 (v.24#9) pg. 40

Tips on converting a 12x20-ft. garage into a workshop. Laying a floor, covering walls, insulation, ventilating and heating are discussed.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jun 1980 (v.3#9) pg. 22

Garage building. Part 1 (of 5 parts). Know the local regulations before beginning your construction project.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Mar 1984 (v.7#6) pg. 44

Garage building. Part 2. Anchoring your garage to the ground.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1984 (v.7#7) pg. 39

Garage building. Part 3. Wall framing.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jun 1984 (v.7#9) pg. 47

Garage building. Part 4. Putting up the roof. Installing trusses and roof sheathing.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jul 1984 (v.7#10) pg. 36

Garage building. Part 5. Shingle the roof and install an overhead garage door.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Aug 1984 (v.7#11) pg. 52

Coming up square. Straightening an old free-standing garage.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jun 1991 (v.14#9) pg. 15

Tip on adding exterior doors to facilitate storing long objects in the attic of a garage.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Sep 1995 (v.18#12) pg. 31

Shelves in a clip. Cutting diagram and construction for garage storage wall.
FAMILY CIRCLE Aug 28 1979 (v.92#12) pg. 78, 151

Garage storage galore with five pegboard and wood cabinets.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #85 Apr 1965 (v.15#2) pg. 52

Garage storage units incorporate old ready-made cabinets into fully-enclosed, floor-to-ceiling storage enclosures.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #135 Apr 1972 (v.22#4) pg. 54

Easy-to-make cabinets are designed to fit between cars in a two-car garage. Cabinets are mounted on casters and have open shelves and pegboard backs. Ends are notched to fit around a square column in the center of a garage.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #154 Jun 1974 (v.24#5) pg. 34

Three built-in storage units that make use of space that is usually wasted. (1) Built-up closet floor with a hinged lid. (2) Brackets mounted overhead in a garage for storage of lumber, ladders, etc. (3) A tilt-out bin for spices in the space in front of a kitchen sink.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #174 Aug 1976 (v.26#6) pg. 52

How to build your own garage using a pre-cut package of lumber or pre-assembled componants.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #191 Jul-Aug 1978 (v.28#6) pg. 44

How to build a garage storage platform (6x8-ft.) with a ladder and 2-ft. wide ramp for loading and unloading large items.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #194 Nov-Dec 1978 (v.28#9) pg. 68

How a derelict garage was transformed into an elegant structure for $500.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #205 Jan 1980 (v.30#1) pg. 40

The convertible garage. How to convert your garage to a recreation room or other living space. Some design ideas.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #223 Nov 1981 (v.31#9) pg. 19

How to repair a concrete garage floor. Periodic maintenance preserves concrete slabs.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #262 Oct 1985 (v.35#8) pg. 70

An attic-full of storage in a standard garage. 2-ft. wide plywood shelves yield 400 cubic feet of storage space. Overhead racks hold long items such as lumber, ladders, etc. Est. cost: $150 for a 2-car garage.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #274 Dec 1986 (v.36#10) pg. 62

Turn a garage into living space. Part 1. Includes instructions on how to raise a garage floor. Also looks at costs of this major house renovation.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #275 Jan 1987 (v.37#1) pg. 29

Turn a garage into living space. Part 2. Includes instructions for installing a bay window.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #276 Feb 1987 (v.37#2) pg. 27

Basic framing techniques are illustrated in these technical drawings for a standard garage with a gable roof or hip roof.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #278 Apr 1987 (v.37#4) pg. 52

Utility storage projects for attic, basement or garage. Shelving ideas include adjustable wall shelves, stacking cases, under-eave shelving, overhead bins, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #294 Jan 1989 (v.39#1) pg. 46

How to channel snow and ice melting off a car in the garage.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #322 Oct 1991 (v.41#9) pg. 39

Garage shelving system is built into existing wall studs with shelves cantilevered out in 12" and 16" depths. Plans show an 8-ft. long system extending the full height of the wall.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #325 Feb 1992 (v.42#2) pg. 80

Tip shows how to build sturdy shelves and brackets for open-stud garage walls.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #331 Sep 1992 (v.42#8) pg. 80

New garage. Build a free-standing 22x26-ft. garage with a 16-ft. wide double door to accommodate two cars. Part 1.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #346 Mar 1994 (v.44#3) pg. 43

New garage. Part 2.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #347 Apr 1994 (v.44#4) pg. 48

Solutions for a comfortable garage workshop. Ideas for heating, insulation, dust removal, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #363 Nov 1995 (v.45#10) pg. 66

Storage bump-out. Small storage shed to build off the back of a garage. Basic design can be altered to create a workshop, greenhouse or car extension.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #368 May 1996 (v.46#5) pg. 50

Tip shows a storage rack that can fit between the opened garage door and the garage ceiling.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #368 May 1996 (v.46#5) pg. 97

Super shelving for a garage. Combination shelf storage and workbench unit fills a wall from floor to ceiling. Vinyl-coated particleboard is used for the shelves. Workbench made of plywood. Triangular supports attached to the wall studs support the shelves and bench.. Est. cost: $100.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #370 Jul-Aug 1996 (v.46#7) pg. 74

Tip on installing a motion-detector style of light inside a garage to automatically turn on whenever the door opens, car pulls in, someone enters garage from house, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #392 Oct 1998 (v.48#9) pg. 111

Rock-bottom remodel. How an architect turned an old 30x30-ft. garage into his house and office.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #12 Dec 1982-Jan 1983 pg. 42

Tips on constructing a garage with a flat roof which could double as a brick-covered patio.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #43 Dec 1987-Jan 1988 pg. 16

Tips on installing bracing posts to straighten and reinforce a light-framed garage which has racked.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #55 Aug-Sep 1989 pg. 16
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #57 Dec 1989-Jan 1990 pg. 16

Tip on moving and re-using an existing end wall when lengthening (or widening) a garage.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #64 Dec 1990-Jan 1991 pg. 32

Growing up in Minnesota. Jacking up a garage roof to make a second floor room addition.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #67 Apr-May 1991 pg. 64

Jacking up a garage. How to fabricate flying buttress lifting jigs so that a garage can be lifted off its foundation using several hydraulic bottle jacks. How to extend the studs to meet the foundation.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #85 Dec 1993-Jan 1994 pg. 20

How to install a thin (2") radiant-heat concrete slab over an existing concrete garage floor.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #93 Feb-Mar 1995 pg. 12

Tip on creating a garage attic or storage loft by adding an additional joist to reinforce each current joist, and then flooring with plywood.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #102 Apr-May 1996 pg. 18

Garage parking aid circuit. Wall-mounted photocells detect your automobile headlights and tell you when your car is centered in the available space.
HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS Sep-Oct 1986 (v.3#5) pg. 25

How to clean a garage floor, including tips on removing oil, paint and rust stains.
HANDY ANDY Feb 1978 (v.2#5) pg. 91

How to convert a garage into living space. Special tips on dealing with the floor.
HANDY ANDY Dec 1979 (v.4#3) pg. 21

Improve the ramp or apron into a garage. Involves hammering nails into an old concrete ramp and applying a portland cement mixture.
HANDY ANDY May 1980 (v.4#8) pg. 60

Workshops that work. (1) Transportable workshop that shares a two-car garage. (2) All-purpose shop to handle typical home and car maintenance shares a two-car garage. (3) Garden workshop in the basement includes a potting bench, grow lights, etc. (4) Garage workshop for automobile repairs.
HOME MECHANIX #696 Apr 1986 (v.82) pg. 44

Tip: How to prevent damage to garage walls from occasional water on a garage floor.
HOME MECHANIX #697 May 1986 (v.82) pg. 12

Tip on installing a drain in a garage and a dry well to collect the water.
HOME MECHANIX #724 Aug 1988 (v.84) pg. 83
Added Info HOME MECHANIX #730 Feb 1989 (v.85) pg. 9

Storage strategies. Clear out garage clutter and get organized with these 5 super-simple work centers for woodworking, auto repair, laundry, potting, and bicycle repair.
HOME MECHANIX #738 Oct 1989 (v.85) pg. 88

Adding a garage. Advice from a professional garage builder.
HOME MECHANIX #743 Mar 1990 (v.86) pg. 24

Shelf sufficiency. Affordable and easy-to-build storage ideas for the basement and garage. (1) Stairway storage for canned food. (2) Lumber storage uses brackets attached to exposed studs. (3) Wall-hung plywood cabinet. (4) Overhead garage storage. (5) Cubbyhole cabinet.
HOME MECHANIX #748 Sep 1990 (v.86) pg. 64

Tip: How a garage was raised and moved 150 feet across a yard using only planks and compressed sawdust "logs" for the rollers.
HOMEOWNER Sep-Oct 1983 (v.8#5) pg. 32

Tip: Build a wooden curb in a garage to prevent bumping the wall with the car.
HOMEOWNER Mar 1985 (v.10#2) pg. 21

Cleaning garage floors. Some tips.
HOMEOWNER Jun 1987 (v.12#5) pg. 44

Better lighting for garages. Tips on both permanent and movable lighting.
HOMEOWNER Jul-Aug 1987 (v.12#6) pg. 54

Tips on adding storage cabinets and shelves to garages.
HOMEOWNER Sep 1987 (v.12#7) pg. 76

Ideas for heating garages.
HOMEOWNER Dec 1987 (v.12#10) pg. 65

Garage conversions. Design ideas for converting parking space into living space.
HOMEOWNER Mar 1990 (v.15#2) pg. 42

How to construct a wall-mounted storage unit and fold-up work table in the garage that fits in the area over the hood of a car. Has a detachable sliding ladder to reach the top shelves. Unit is 74" high, 144" long and 16" deep.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #6 Summer 1977 (v.2#2) pg. 74

Remodeling to get the room you need. Three ways to get additional space by using the garage.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Mar-Apr 1979 (v.4#2) pg. 48

Step-by-step photos show how to build a garage from pre-cut kits.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO May-Jun 1979 (v.4#3) pg. 94

How to add 3 feet to the width of a garage so that it will accommodate two cars.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1980 (v.5#4) pg. 70

An over-the-hood garage storage platform.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1980 (v.5#4) pg. 72

Tip: Build a pegboard storage rack between the lally columns in a 2-car garage.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Sep-Oct 1980 (v.5#5) pg. 36

Converting a garage to (1) living space or (2) multi-purpose guest room.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Mar-Apr 1981 (v.6#2) pg. 54, 58

How to frame for wooden floors, frame doors and windows, apply siding, insulate, panel, install radiant heat panels, and finish walls and floors when adding a room addition or converting a garage.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Mar-Apr 1981 (v.6#2) pg. 87

How to build a detached garage.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO May-Jun 1981 (v.6#3) pg. 91

Tip: Convert your garage into a summertime family room by installing a temporary screen wall in the garage door opening.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO May-Jun 1981 (v.6#3) pg. 106

Plans for a 1-1/2 car garage to include a workshop. Has a 16x25-ft. floor area, two doors and three windows.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #470 Jul 1967 (v.63) pg. 89

Plans for a 4x14-ft. bathroom, laundry room and shower stall installed at the back of an oversized garage, still leaving room for a car.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #495 Aug 1969 (v.65) pg. 90

How to add a garage to your house.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #501 Feb 1970 (v.66) pg. 94

How to gain more storage by flooring an attic or garage loft and installing disappearing stairs.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #503 Apr 1970 (v.66) pg. 90

How to build a jumbo garage that will hold a recreation vehicle. It has a basement beneath and a floor of precast slabs of Spancrete covered with Bituthene.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #611 Apr 1979 (v.75) pg. 100

Build a no-doors garage that is 20x20ft. with a salt-box roof and design lines of an early American carriage shed.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #613 Jun 1979 (v.75) pg. 52

How to build a basic 2-car garage.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #617 Oct 1979 (v.75) pg. 75

How to convert a single car garage into a workshop and still have room for a compact car. Includes ideas for a sturdy workbench, lumber storage, tool storage, etc.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #623 Apr 1980 (v.76) pg. 80

Workshop add-on for a garage. A 10x12-ft. addition with a sloping shed-style roof. Est. cost: $1000.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #647 Apr 1982 (v.78) pg. 46

Converting a garage to living space.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #659 Apr 1983 (v.79) pg. 40

How to convert a corner of a two-car garage into a 6.5x10-ft. home office.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #665 Oct 1983 (v.79) pg. 58

Tip: Use a colorful bicycle flag with a thin, flexible plastic shaft as a warning flag when parking a long automobile in a short garage.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #678 Oct 1984 (v.80) pg. 144

How to insulate your garage for comfort and economy.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #678 Oct 1984 (v.80) pg. 158
Added Info HOME MECHANIX #682 Feb 1985 (v.81) pg. 9

How to build a "Hobbit Garage" from cordwood.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #49 Jan-Feb 1978 pg. 119

More space for less. Tips on converting attics, basements, and garages into living space.
NEW SHELTER Feb 1984 (v.5#2) pg. 32

New design for more storage.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1964 (v.122#3) pg. 130

Building a garage/patio combination with built-in kitchen and storage. Part 1. Foundation and patio slab.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1965 (v.123#4) pg. 136

Building a garage/patio combination with built-in kitchen and storage. Part 2.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1965 (v.123#5) pg. 146

Building a garage/patio combination with built-in kitchen and storage. Part 3.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1965 (v.123#6) pg. 134

Building a garage/patio combination with built-in kitchen and storage. Part 4.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jul 1965 (v.124#1) pg. 130

Louvered cupola serves to vent attic of a garage.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1966 (v.125#3) pg. 162

Add on a storage bay to a garage. Includes built-in shelves, drawers and a storage closet with sliding doors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1966 (v.126#3) pg. 150

Converting an attached garage into a usable room addition. Basic ceiling, floor, and wall construction illustrated.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1967 (v.128#3) pg. 129

How to convert an attached garage into an attractive family room with a cathedral ceiling.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1971 (v.136#3) pg. 138

Adding a second story and an attached family room to an existing attached garage can greatly increase living space in a house.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1972 (v.137#4) pg. 126

Photos show how a three-car garage was remodeled into a comfortable guest house.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1974 (v.142#4) pg. 162

How to use a one-car garage as a workshop, gardening center, and outdoor tool storage center and still get the car into the garage. Use of fold-down tables, shallow and between-the-studs shelving, and overhead storage makes this double use possible.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1976 (v.145#2) pg. 120

Build a large overhead storage shelf in your garage in the area over the hood of your car which is normally wasted.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1977 (v.147#2) pg. 122

How to set up a dream garage in which to do your own automobile maintenance.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1978 (v.149#5) pg. 156

How to design and equip your own dream garage for doing your own automobile work. Includes instructions for insulating and finishing a garage to house your tool collection.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1982 (v.157#5) pg. 126

How to increase your garage's storage space.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1982 (v.158#5) pg. 170

Build a 10x20-ft. backyard shelter for use as a boat cover, garage, greenhouse, storage shed, etc. Unit is built from thin-wall electrical conduit, held together with special clamps and covered with plastic fabric. Est. cost: $485.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1982 (v.158#6) pg. 30

Build a two-car "Country barn" garage from plans you buy and the carpentry framing methods shown here.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1984 (v.161#9) pg. 90

Build a multipurpose utility shed (12x16-ft.) which can be expanded to store a compact car. Basic construction concept shown, but plans must be ordered to get all details.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1985 (v.162#4) pg. 60

Tip on repairing a garage with rotting wall bottoms by cutting away the lower 11" and replacing with concrete block.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1986 (v.163#1) pg. 26

Multipurpose garage.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1963 (v.183#4) pg. 160

Seven ways to gain living space in your home. Includes converting a garage.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1966 (v.189#3) pg. 142

Split your home shop into two parts. Place the main shop in the basement, but do sawing of large lumber and dusty sanding in a garage shop. Plans for garage shop furnished.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1966 (v.189#6) pg. 154

Slanted board fitted with spacers tells you when to stop your car when parking in a short garage.
POPULAR SCIENCE Mar 1968 (v.192#3) pg. 155

Tips for between-the-studs storage in an unfinished garage.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1971 (v.199#3) pg. 94

How to hang a piece of flexible clothes dryer vent hose in a garage between the spaces for the two cars to stop paint being chipped by opening doors.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1977 (v.211#4) pg. 46

The garage that grew. How to remodel a one-car garage into a two-car garage.
POPULAR SCIENCE Mar 1978 (v.212#3) pg. 168

Vinyl divider for a combination garage and workshop. Rolls up when not needed. Serves to keep dust off of car and contain heat in the workshop section during the winter.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1980 (v.216#1) pg. 72

A storage divider that can be hung between garage or basement support posts, features swing-out partition shelves. Built from plywood and perforated hardboard.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1982 (v.221#3) pg. 108

Organize your garage with waferboard. Build storage cabinets, shelves and a workbench from waferboard. You can even panel your garage walls with this inexpensive material.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1984 (v.225#3) pg. 102

SPECIAL SECTION on house renovation and home improvement. Features the best from public TV's "This Old House" series. Projects covered include (1) leveling a floor, (2) raising a stud wall, (3) converting a garage, and (4) building a deck.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Feb 1987 (v.2#2) pg. 44

Storage and workbench ideas for your garage.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Nov-Dec 1987 (v.2#9) pg. 50
Added Info PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Apr 1988 (v.3#4) pg. 13

Garage doubles as a recreation room, family room and laundry.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Oct 1964 (v.35#10) pg. 84

Hints on building a pipe and tarp garage shelter for an automobile.
SKINNED KNUCKLES #253 Aug 1997 (v.22#1) pg. 21

Two tips to help avoid nicks in the garage. A hanging tennis ball bumps the windshield when car is in correct position. A blanket draped over a rod that is hung from the ceiling between cars in a two-car garage protects doors from nicks.
SUNSET Jun 1977 (v.158#6) pg. 126

How a Mill Valley, Califonia family turned the unsued attic space over an attached garage into a hobby room with a small outside deck cut through one side of the roof. Est. cost: $3,400.
SUNSET Sep 1977 (v.159#3) pg. 98

Tip shows how a two-car garage was converted into a master bedroom with a hobby area.
SUNSET Feb 1978 (v.160#2) pg. 92

Garage storage wall is a shelf system with "ladders" every 32" for supporting 1x12 shelves. Est. cost: $50 for an 8-ft. long unit.
SUNSET Nov 1978 (v.161#5) pg. 174

Tip: Hang a large cardboard tube between two cars in a garage to keep their doors from banging into the other car.
SUNSET Mar 1982 (v.168#3) pg. 116

Side-wall storage unit for a narrow garage tapers from narrow at the floor to deep at the ceiling. Lightweight doors slide up beneath the shelves above them.
SUNSET May 1987 (v.178#5) pg. 152

Triple play. Three triple-bay garages described.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #810 Nov 1996 (v.92) pg. 43

Convert your garage into a covered patio and recreation room featuring glass panels in the garage door.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1964 (v.20#2) pg. 14

Convert an attached garage to a year-round room. Tips on sealing up garage door opening, laying floor, finishing walls and ceiling.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1966 (v.22#1) pg. 22

Using foam plastic and tongue-and-groove plywood decking to convert cement slab in garage to warm, dry, resilient floor and converted living area.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1966 (v.22#5) pg. 36

How to create a recreation room in a two-car garage in a manner that allows use of the garage for the car in the winter.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1972 (v.28#2) pg. 22

How to build a garage workshop that fits on one wall and includes a cabinet for a table saw.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1972 (v.28#5) pg. 26

Garage storage ideas. Four storage units and an overhead rack to hold garage clutter. Other suggestions included for hanging items.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1977 (v.33#2) pg. 74

Garage parking guide retracts when not needed. Ping-pong ball used to gauge distance when parking car in garage, is suspended on string from a short length of window-shade roller. Retract when not in use.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1980 (v.36#1) pg. 129

Tip on using wheel chocks to help park a big car in a small garage.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1990 (v.46#6) pg. 19

Basic framing and materials list for a detached two-car garage and workshop combination.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1991 (v.47#2) pg. 32

Build a U-shaped storage and workshop area in your garage which still allows room for the car.
WORKBENCH Aug-Sep 1992 (v.48#4) pg. 42

Organize your garage. Custom-built closets with large sliding doors keep garage clutter easily accessible, but out of sight.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1995 (v.51#2) pg. 38

The ultimate garage. Building a multipurpose post-framed building that has space for two cars, a shop area, studio, storage space and recreation space in a loft.
WORKBENCH Aug-Sep 1996 (v.52#4) pg. 28

Tip on making movable wheel chocks for automobiles which share a garage with other items that need to be protected.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1998 (v.54#3) pg. 15