Concrete Slab & Epoxy Garage Floors
Garage epoxy floors cost $1,500 to $3,000. This durable surface coats the concrete, sealing it against absorbing spills. Epoxy cleans up easily and gives the garage a finished look.
Garage floor refinishing and polishing costs $3 to $10 per square foot for concrete resurfacing. You can also use other flooring types costing $1,500 to $4,500, like tile. But these materials require more upkeep and aren’t as durable to drive on.
Shelving & Cabinets
Basic garage organization costs $600 to $2,500. This price usually includes heavy-duty shelves, pegboards and storage for things like tires and tools. You can choose to upgrade some of your space with counters. When redoing your kitchen, consider using those old cabinets for garage storage.
EV Charging Station
Installing an electric vehicle (EV) charging station costs $500 to $1,000. As EV’s grow in popularity, it might help as a selling point. Having one in your garage also lets guests charge while visiting.
Driveways & Walkways
Driveway installation costs $2,300 to $6,500 on average. Costs for installing, maintaining and repairing depend on style and size. Detached garages add the need for an additional walkway from your home to the outbuilding. Walkway installs cost $1,800 to $5,000.
Base your budget on the type of materials you plan to pave with and the project's overall size. Different materials work better in different environments. Consult a local driveway professional for the best type for your climate.
Asphalt paving costs $3,000-$6,500.
Sealing asphalt costs $250-$700.
Concrete driveway installation costs $1,800-$6,000.
Coating concrete costs $1,500-$3,000.
Driveway pavers cost $6,100-$30,400.
Gravel driveways cost $1,500-$60,000.
Driveway chip sealing costs $650-$3,000.
Remodeling a garage costs $6,000 to $22,000 on average. Remodels tend to include finishing walls, installing storage, adding new floors and putting in windows. You may also want HVAC, plumbing or electrical lines for a shop or bathroom.
Extending or Adding to a Garage
Building an apartment over a garage costs $175,000. But just extending a garage and adding another stall costs $10,000 to $25,000.
Carports costs $3,500 to $9,500 on average. Carports forego the walls for a simple roof. Popular in areas with regular hail seasons, they protect your car from damage.
What’s the ROI of a new garage door?
You can expect to see an ROI of 60% to 70% on your garage investment when you go to sell.
Is it worth it to build a garage on my property?
Adding a garage is worth it if you need the storage space or to improve your home's resale value. It’s also a good idea in areas where most of your neighbors have garages as it’ll boost your home's curb appeal.
How much do pole barn garages cost?
Pole barns cost $4,000 to $50,000 or more depending on the size of the building you put in.
How do I find the best prices on garages and sheds?
Use our garage & garage door service directory to browse professionals to find the best price on a garage. First, compare ratings and reviews. Narrow it down to three in your area and then get competing bids for your project.
What’s the cost difference between a timber-framed or steel garage?
The average steel garage costs $10,000 to $25,000 delivered and installed. Double that for one built on-site. A wood-framed garage costs $30,000 on average.
What’s the price difference between a carport and a garage?
Prefab carport kits cost $2,000 to $10,000. A custom wood built one costs $15,000 or about half that of a garage. A carport doesn’t have walls, just a ceiling to keep rain, snow and hail off your vehicle. In windy areas, they may have one wall to block the wind.