Was this past weekend’s sale a success? Absolutely! I even saved the “Four Family Sale” sign because I think we’ll have another big garage sale again next year. A fun way to visit with family on a Saturday morning while de-cluttering! Hope your weekend was fabulous as well!
But for those looking to shape a dedicated home office that is removed from the main living area the offers a fun and quirky alternative.
(That is besides putting foot to pedal and letting it race ahead!) It is barely any wonder then that the owner of this sophisticated contemporary home in Hong Kong wanted his dream machine to be the focus of a pristine white interior.
When architect Paul de Ruiter was asked to come up with an idea for a modern parking space in the uber-busy Veranda strip close to the Feyenoord stadium in Rotterdam he decided t create a parking space that would alter the image of all such commercial buildings.
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.
Hello Decoist Readers! This past weekend my family and I had a big. My husband and I hosted and a few other family members brought goods to sell. It was a busy week as we also used this opportunity to thoroughly clean out our garage.
The upper level is no different with a master bedroom and home office also drenched in more white. The color palette infusion of natural light and just the minimal presence of the seamless backdrop give the home spacious and serene vibe.
A great modern parking garage is not just all about cars alone and some of the parking spaces are thinking beyond the conventional. This is not just in case of design but also the way they utilize alternate energy sources.
But I’m getting ahead of myself! In the next section I’ll tell you how I welcomed shoppers. The heading of this section says it all–the easier you make it for shoppers to navigate your sale the more you will sell!
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.
Red is ‘Out’ Green signifies ‘in’ blue is for a level ‘up’ and yellow for a level ‘down’; it is all that simple!
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.
Germany is where we started our look at stunning parking garages and Germany is where it will all end. This glassy beauty though is in the busy little city of Munster.
Covering an entire city block and housing 791 cars the Car Park One is more like a park and less like a garage. A creative mesh that covers the building allows for plenty of natural air and ventilation while hiding the cars visually from the world outside.
People invest so much time and money in their cars that it is little wonder they pamper their vehicles as much as their loved ones. Well some of us do and for such auto heads the parking spot for their favorite set of wheels is equally important.