Think of a garage and you will picture stained concrete floors, crowded shelves, metal supports, etc. Generally, it has been observed that the garage is the most neglected area of the house. The sole reason is that this place is not used by the residents on a daily basis except parking the cars. Even the guests who visit rarely get a glimpse of the garage. Therefore, mostly people tend to neglect the maintenance of the garage and it is always messy. Often the area covered by the garage is quite a huge area which can otherwise be used for some productive purposes.
Your garage should not become an area where one can dump all the equipment which does not find a place inside the house. Many people do clean the garage space from time to time, but it quickly becomes messy again with all the stuff that is dumped there. Many people still go by the traditional garage concept where a garage was used as a parking space as well as a place to store rarely used items. People generally do not pay much attention to the garage space because they do not understand that each space in the house has to be used effectively. Some people have started realizing this and are turning their garages into areas of great utility.
As a lot of stuff is stocked in the garage, often the space is not utilized efficiently. The area of the garage is generally larger than any other room of the house. But individuals have a tendency to dump everything instead of keeping everything organized. The entire concentration of the residents is focused on the other rooms like living room, study area, bed room, etc. thus neglecting the garage which actually holds all the unwanted things which are discarded from the house.
Stop neglecting your garages!
Take good care of your garage – and it will take good care of you!