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Cost To Build A Detached Two Car Garage

Building A Garage

Starting With a Detached Garage Build

The costs of building detached a two car can start with the typical measurements which is about 26’x26’or 676 square feet. The normal costs to build a two car garage include:

Site preparation – Concrete footings 1 and slab “to grade”

Roofing – Wood prices vary depending on the design you go with building the garage.

Siding and trim -The two car garage would need 1040 square feet

Windows – $317-$717 per window

Exterior doors – Could range from $250 to $1000 each

Standard overhead doors with openers -$400 to $900 each depending upon style of door

What Dimensions Should You Build Your 2 Car Garage?

You need at least 20×20 – 24×24 or more depending upon what you need.

Average car length: 14’ long
Avg Car Width: 6.5 feet
SUV/van length: 20’ - 22’ long
Single car garage width: 10’, 12’ or 14’ wide
Two car garage width: 20’, 24’ or 28’ wide

While you can build a garage of any size to meet your specific needs. The typical sedan is about 17 feet long so if you have one of these types of vehicles you may want to go deeper than 24ft. The standard and most common sizes are as follows:

Standard 2 Car Garage Building Sizes

20 x 20
24 x 24
20 x 20
24 x 24

Don’t forget to allow extra space for additional storage, appliances, work benches, sporting and gardening equipment like lawnmowers, etc.. Leave yourself enough room to be able to navigate around your vehicles as well and open all of the doors of your vehicles completely with ease.

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Garage construction costs per square foot depend on the size of and dimensions of garage. Popular garage dimensions include: 12×24, 12×20, 16×20, 16×24, 24×24, 20×20, 24×30, 25×25, 28×28, 24×40, 30×30, 40×40, 40×60.

Comparing Builders For 2 Car Attached or Detached Garage Build

These are not always straightforward building projects so interview multiple garage builders and take notes how they answer all your questions. Also be sure to take notes from any references that you pursue; a very important step.

Building a new 2 car garage can be an exciting and stressful project. Remember, this can add not only tremendous functionality to your home but also value.  Make sure you do this right. To get quotes on this project from local verified proven garage pros please request quotes with Home Fixology. We will match you with verified pros in minutes.

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