Converting the garage into a home office starts with making sure that the garage is actually usable as a space for more permanent living. Consider the flooring of the garage and if it is plain concrete (which is most often the case) the use floor tiles carpet tiles or other cozier flooring surface to make sure that the home office feels comfortable during all seasons.
But more often than not garages are not spaces shy of natural light and by replacing the old garage door with translucent glass panels or sliding glass doors you can improve ventilation further. Start small before you commit more extensively to transform the garage into a stylish home office.
Their parking garage is adorned by giant book titles that have been painted on to the building. Appearing like spines of classic books 22 titles were picked to decorate the garage wall based on nominations from the locals.
Let’s talk signage. Have you ever been searching for a garage sale only to get lost along the way? And then get so frustrated that you turn the car around and head to another sale–one that guides you there with clearly labeled signs?
What CAN you do to make money? Yes even at an informal garage sale display can make a big difference. I grouped lovely collectibles on one table and seasonal items on another. There was even a table for books.
This parking lot designed with a sense of flair by Elliott and Associates Architects is a fine example of meshing together modern design with the classic parking garage structure.