16 Dec 2016

5 BENEFITS HAVING A GARAGE 

A garage is very important part of the house. A buyer looking to buy a house in a particular neighborhood looks for the schools and parks. The school is important because the buyer might only have one car and he/she might want to drop off the kid to school walking. Park is important so that the kids can play after school or in free time. There are other important things the buyer might be considering as the type of locality and economic health of the city such as employment, Shopping malls etc. They might look at the size and amenities in the house to accommodate them and their family. They want to make sure that the piece of real estate they are buying absolutely fit their needs and criteria.
However, They definitely will look at the property whether or not, it has a garage. The garage is an important part of the house. They might look at the size of the garage to accommodate the number of vehicles they have. The garage is not only to park vehicles but there are several other benefits of having a garage.
I will write five benefits having a garage.
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1) WORKSHOP
As small home businesses are the backbone of Canadian economy most of the people want to have a home office from where they can operate a home base business. So garage having a garage is the best option. If they want to do a woodworking, Accounting, Trade business so instead of renting a workshop or office they can use their garage as workshop or office.
2) CAR PARKING
Some people doesn’t feel safe to park their vehicles out in the open. They are afraid of stealing or scratching their vehicles by people passing by on the street. The garage gives them a piece of mind and sense of security. It makes total sense as they might have an antique or expensive car.
3) CONVENIENCE 
Having a garage adds a big convenience to your life. It might be unloading grocery or other stuff from the car instead of walking from outside into the house in hot and cold weather. In winter months when there is minus temperature outside there may be chances of freezing if you have to park your car outside. You may also need a block heater so that its an easy start in the morning.
4) CAR MAINTENANCE
Some people like to do their oil change or other small maintenance of their vehicle themselves. They might have heard bad news about this drive through oil change shops so, They want to change oil themselves. The garage also is very convenient to clean and vacuum the car from inside out.
5) STORAGE
This is the biggest reason from all of the above by having a garage. Storage as it sounds, there is a huge shortage of storage space in the house these days as the size of houses are shrinking due to high building costs. There are few closets in the house to fit everything inside the closets hence garage can be used as storage. A lot of people work in Farms or Trade, They might come home in a dirty outfit so they can use the garage to remove their dirty clothing in the garage before entering the house. The garage is also a big factor adding value to your house.