15 garage ideas from South African homes

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15 garage ideas from South African homes

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 Garage/shed by ISLABAU constructora
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A garage is meant to protect your vehicle and personal belongings, but that doesn't mean this storage space needs to be untidy, dark and dingy. The 15 fantastic garages included in this feature, are simple and trendy, making it the perfect addition to your modern home. The team of professionals at homify will guide your garage upgrade, with hints and tips to maintain order and sophistication, regardless of the size. So, let's see which idea best suits your home!

1. Contemporary

The house pictured here has wooden garage doors, a neutral colour scheme with clean geometric lines detailing a sleek, modern architecture.

2. Lovely lighting

​Contemporary Farm house :  Garage/shed by Gottsmann Architects
Gottsmann Architects

​Contemporary Farm house

Gottsmann Architects

It's vital to include brilliant illumination inside your garage and along the exterior, ensuring that your home is striking and attractive to all guests and passers-by.

3. The simple

House Alterations, Internal Refurbishment and Extentions:  Garage/shed by DG Construction
DG Construction

House Alterations, Internal Refurbishment and Extentions

DG Construction

Go for a simple garage door, especially when your home is small in stature.

4. Eclectic

 Garage/shed by Kabaz

House your prized car in a wooden garage that is decorated in sensational lighting and modern features.

5. Off street

Opt for an open garage that blends in perfectly with your architecture and surroundings.

6. Courageous concrete

A concrete structure with ground floor parking means your vehicles will always be safe and secure from bad elements.

7. For the townhouse

 Houses by Nan Arquitectos

If you don't need much extra space for your vehicle, then a quaint garage makes the perfect statement of style.

8. Rustic

A rustic inspired double storey home can be enhanced with a sleek garage to store valuables.

9. Twinning

 Garage/shed by 주택설계전문 디자인그룹 홈스타일토토

A twin garage is the essential space solution for a two car family.

10. Wooden elements

 Double Garage by Uptic Studios

Decorate your already stylish garage with wooden panels and include interesting texture.

11. Stone cold

 Garage/shed by Gonzalez Amaro

How about including a textured material such as stone to your garage walls?

12. Spacious

 Garage/shed by Studio MK27

A garage can be spacious enough to store more than just your vehicle, so use the walls for your bicycles and keep it uncluttered.

13. For the fortress

A fortress like home deserves an underground garage too.

14. Monochrome

The monochrome decor and lovely lighting are an awesome way to upgrade an outdated design.

15. From the future

The structure of this garage is no doubt futuristic. How about these 10 wall coverings that will make your facade look fantastic?

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