Common garage dimensions have remained roughly the thesame past the Ford Model T began the habit later than the automobile practically a hundred years ago. The Ts 134-inch length, a little more than 11 feet, is considerably shorter than the average 15-foot length of sedans now being produced. There are common parameters that will help you in planning a further garage or remodeling an existing one. If you have ever scraped your car next door to a garage entrance frame, you will sympathize later than your ancestors, who may have driven even larger cars.
Lets believe a see at the dimensions of most garage designs in the U.S. today. Width: Single-car doors begin at 8 feet wide (2.4 meters). You can as well as get 9-foot-wide doors (2.7 meters), which will lessen the unintended of scraping the fenders upon the entrance frame. You will sometimes see doors narrower than this in country club developments, but those are usually for golf cart garages; they can be as narrow as 5 feet (1.5 meters). Height: The within acceptable limits garage entrance pinnacle is 7 feet (2.1 meters), but an 8-foot (2.4-meter) pinnacle is as well as available. You can get a custom pinnacle for an further cost. Doors made for two cars can be as little as 14 feet wide (4.3 meters), but are more commonly 15 or 16 feet wide (4.6 or 4.9 meters). You can as well as customize your entrance design for an further cost.