6 Reasons to Upgrade Your Garage

Welcome back to the Advanced Garage blog! Our blog is the place where you can find questions to your most frequently asked questions and to learn how to get the most out of your garage. In our last post, we discussed garage organization and gave you tips for how to organize a garage. If you are like most people in the Sacramento area, your garage probably isn’t the most organized space in your home and it certainly isn’t a space that you show off. However, why shouldn’t it be?

Today on the Advanced Garage blog, we will be discussing reasons to upgrade your garage. There are a lot of spaces in our homes that could use an upgrade so why our garage? Stick around to learn why.

Infographic: Reasons to upgrade your garage


With the effects of the pandemic and many of us spending more time at home, we have probably all become more aware of areas of our home that could use some work — whether that be cleaning, organizing, or upgrading it. Additionally, with many family members staying put for the coming holiday season, it wouldn’t be a bad idea to spend time off around the holidays working on your home and creating a space that you can enjoy all year long.

However, upgrading your garage isn’t a just cure for boredom or the blues from the holidays that won’t quite be the same. It is something that can add significant value to your home and life.

Make Your Garage What You Need

When it comes to your home, whether it be your forever home or your home for now, you should get the most out of it no matter what. Garage cabinets can help do just that. They can help you to fully utilize your space — both horizontal and vertical space. If you think about it, the average garage can offer quite a few opportunities for organization if you know how to take advantage of them.

When you start seeing these opportunities, you can make our garage what you need. You can make it the best storage space, or see how you can turn your garage into a hobby room, work shop, or other type of space. When you make our garage into a space that serves you, then you can get the most out of it — which really is what you deserve from every space in your home.

Get Organized

In our last blog post, we talked about how to organize our garage. However, if you don’t utilize all the space in your garage, then it can be hard to really get organized. By installing garage cabinets, overhead racks, and slatwall, you can use all the space in your garage to get organized.

If a complete overhaul isn’t in your budget at this time, create a plan for organizing and upgrading your space. Getting the most out of your garage doesn’t have to be an all-at-once endeavor but can be a process where you progress toward the best possible organization. Whether you go-all-out or you make upgrading your garage a process, enjoying better organization will allow you to save time and money, and could even increase your peace of mind.

Enjoy Extra Storage Space

When you get organized and utilize all the space in your garage, you can enjoy extra storage space. You may even be able to put more in your garage without it feeling overly full or cramped. By upgrading to have garage cabinets and other storage solutions, you will naturally have more storage space.

Increase Curb Appeal

It probably won’t just be you and those who live with you who will take notice of your upgraded garage. Your neighbors probably will too! It’s easy to forget that every time our garage is open that we provide our neighbors a little peek into our garage. Regardless if you have nosy neighbors or not, when you have an upgraded, organized garage, it is sure to turn heads. You may even feel more comfortable leaving your garage door open while you work in that space. An organized garage can add major curb appeal to your home.

Enjoy Higher Resale Value

Custom garage cabinets and storage solutions by Advanced Garage are sure to increase the resale value of your home. Unlike other providers, we offer cabinets that are designed for the garage — to handle the use-and-abuse of garage life, as well as the wear-and-tear of the elements. Our cabinets will look good and function at their best for years to come. Whether you are looking to sell your home soon and want to give your home an edge over the competition or you are wanting to add value to a home that you are planning to have for years into the future, garage cabinets could add significant value to your home.

Increase Safety

By upgrading your garage, you can also help increase its safety. You can not only reduce the risk of break-ins and provide burglars less temptation to break in, but you can also get rid of pests, dust, and grime that can cause allergies and serious implications for your health. Updating the safety of your garage begins with making sure the doors and windows are secure. continue by removing dangerous substances from your garage and organizing your space to avoid precariously stacked boxes. By removing safety risks, you can enjoy less risk for accidents and greater peace of mind.

If you want to learn more, visit our Garage Makeover page! There you will learn more about upgrading your space. Also, be sure to visit our website to learn more about our custom garage cabinets and the other garage storage solutions we offer such as slatwall and overhead racks. Request an estimate for your garage today!