Common garage dimensions have remained roughly the thesame since the Ford Model T began the habit following the automobile virtually a hundred years ago. The Ts 134-inch length, a tiny more than 11 feet, is considerably shorter than the average 15-foot length of sedans now visceral produced. There are common parameters that will urge on you in planning a new garage or remodeling an existing one. If you have ever scraped your car next door to a garage door frame, you will sympathize following your ancestors, who may have driven even larger cars.
Lets take on a see at the dimensions of most garage designs in the U.S. today. Width: Single-car doors start at 8 feet wide (2.4 meters). You can next get 9-foot-wide doors (2.7 meters), which will lessen the inadvertent of scraping the fenders on the door 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 agreeable garage door zenith is 7 feet (2.1 meters), but an 8-foot (2.4-meter) zenith is next available. You can get a custom zenith for an new cost. Doors made for two cars can be as tiny as 14 feet wide (4.3 meters), but are more commonly 15 or 16 feet wide (4.6 or 4.9 meters). You can next customize your door design for an new cost.