Dwell's Favorite 3 Garage Detached Garage Design Photos And Ideas

The modern garage can be more than a mere storage space or a place to house your car—it can just as likely accomodate family activities or serve as an exterior design element. Whether attached or stand-alone, used as a workshop or converted into a studio, there is no single way to define its use. The inspired examples below are a testament to the range and diversity of the modern garage.

The darker gray garage door offers a chromatic and textural contrast to the concrete shell.
The pop of orange as an accent color is picked up in the carport.
A wood-clad garage sits adjacent to the home.