Published at Thursday, September 20th 2018. by Anastasia Hall in Garage Modern.
Technology has simplified work and as such people no longer employ watchmen or gatemen to run ahead and open their door so that they can drive into the garage with ease. If you happen to be the night hawk that comes home at 2 am who would be waiting to open doors for you anyway. Getting modern doors installed can save you all the trouble since most of them come with remote controlled opening and closing systems. With the availability of technological solutions all you need to do is provide the list of expectations that you want included in it and let the modern garage doors company handle the rest.
And of course the roof should consist of 1 roof vent per 1 car in garage. Vents allow the lumber to breathe and not rot and buckle. If the garage door is over 16 feet in span it is recommended to use laminated veneer lumber as a header which supports the weight of the roof and overhead door. The header is installed above the garage door opening. A ½ horsepower garage door opener with two remote controls is also recommended to make life a bit more convenient instead of opening the overhead door manually.
If you are thinking about building a detached framed garage with garage plans it is helpful to know the best construction features to use. For best results and to build the best garage plan it is important to use a 6 bag mix of concrete when you pour your garage slab. The 6 stands for 6 bags of concrete per yard mixed. Anything less than a 6 bag mix is not strong enough. Compacting the 4 inches of crushed stone is also important. Compacting the crushed stone assures that the concrete will be sealed air tight and will eliminate any cracking in the concrete slab. Before the concrete is poured be sure to use wire mesh reinforcement this mesh should lay over the crushed stone.
The Structure of the framed garage should start with waterproof bottom plates secured by anchor bolts in the concrete slab. The walls should be built with 2 by 4 studs 16 inches apart to guarantee a structurally strong wall and 8 feet high. Rafters should be 2 by 6 studs 16 inches apart to support snow and other elements. Make sure the rafters are securely embedded into the top plates of the walls with the bird mouth cut method. Once the sheathing is installed on the walls and roof vinyl siding is the most recommended siding as it is the most maintenance free and economical in the market.
Garage Doors are one of the most important choices in home design today. Garage Doors are a big purchase. So if you are looking to buy them you better understand what you are looking for. They affect the look of your home. They also can affect the security of your home. If plan to sell your home they can even affect your ability to sell your it.
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