Garage

Modern garage designs

A Detached Garage Becomes a Winning “Granny Pad”
A Detached Garage Becomes a Winning “Granny Pad”
In Seattle, Best Practice Architecture converts a detached garage into a chic, standalone apartment for an aging family member.
By Melissa Dalton - 4 days ago
A 1920s Masonry Garage Is Reborn as a Flexible Live/Work Space
A 1920s Masonry Garage Is Reborn as a Flexible Live/Work Space
Big Space, Little Space by design duo Davidson Rafailidis builds on the structure's past, leaving the interiors raw and encouraging imaginative reuse.
 - 3 months ago
Budget Breakdown: A Weekend DIY Turns a Neglected Garage Into a Backyard Hangout For $13K
Budget Breakdown: A Weekend DIY Turns a Neglected Garage Into a Backyard Hangout For $13K
In Portland, Oregon, an experiential designer transforms half of his decrepit garage into a screened porch over just three days, creating a laid-back, outdoor room.
 - 3 months ago
A Guest Barn in Jackson, Wyoming, Fuses Modern and Rustic Elements
A Guest Barn in Jackson, Wyoming, Fuses Modern and Rustic Elements
This modern take on the rustic barn offers a unique space for guests to soak in the gorgeous mountain vistas near Jackson, Wyoming.
 - a year ago
10 Surprising Garage Transformations
10 Surprising Garage Transformations
Though garages have traditionally been used to hold the household vehicle or miscellaneous storage, homeowners have figured out creative ways to revive the area that can sometimes...
 - 2 years ago
This Converted Barn in the English Countryside Stays True to its Historic Roots
This Converted Barn in the English Countryside Stays True to its Historic Roots
In a life-changing move, homeowners Hannah Smith and Jeremy Witt reside in a caravan in the rural landscape of Suffolk, England, to oversee the restoration of a crumbling barn...
 - 2 years ago
8 Barn Houses For Modern Living
8 Barn Houses For Modern Living
Rooted in the past yet decidedly in the present, these converted barns embrace their history, but take on a modern twist.
 - 2 years ago
10 Prefab Garage Solutions For Auto Enthusiasts
10 Prefab Garage Solutions For Auto Enthusiasts
No longer just a container for your car, washer/dryer, and forgotten belongings, the garage can be transformed into a functional, comfortable, and versatile space that reflects...
 - 2 years ago
Calling All Renovation Fanatics! 10 Garage Makeovers That Will Grab Your Attention
Calling All Renovation Fanatics! 10 Garage Makeovers That Will Grab Your Attention
Want to build an extra bedroom for houseguests? A home office? An art studio? A new home? There are so many exciting things you can do with an empty garage.
 - 2 years ago
Tiny 1920s Garage Transformed Into a Charming Studio
Tiny 1920s Garage Transformed Into a Charming Studio
A dilapidated auto shop in Seattle is reborn as an efficient studio rental.
 - 4 years ago
No Longer Off-Kilter
No Longer Off-Kilter
An architect and designer couple rescued their partly-sunken home and transformed a dilapidated garage into a modern living room.
 - 2 years ago
The Garage That's as Fun as the Living Room
The Garage That's as Fun as the Living Room
After a tree falls in Santa Monica, a garage is reborn as a 600-square-foot family gathering spot.
 - 4 years ago
Photo of the Week: Tiny Home Office in a Former Garage
Photo of the Week: Tiny Home Office in a Former Garage
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
 - 3 years ago
A Garage Converted Modern Playroom
A Garage Converted Modern Playroom
It could have been a Sheetrock box, but as the house’s most frequently used point of entry, it deserved the same architectural respect.
 - 10 years ago
A Surprise Hides in this Tokyo Parking Garage
A Surprise Hides in this Tokyo Parking Garage
An 800-car parking structure is transformed into a subterranean shopping experience in a Tokyo fashion icon's latest venture.
 - 2 years ago
This Former Garage Is Clutter Free
This Former Garage Is Clutter Free
An architect reimagines an outdated brick garage by designing a graceful new family home atop its foundation.
 - 2 years ago