From last few years, more number of people are planning to construct garages while renovating their home inorder to park vehicles . As garages are inexpensive to built and the cost associated with garage construction is purely dependent on the house owner.
The infographic below shares some interesting statistics about garages in America.
As per a survey, it is estimated that 92% of newly constructed homes in the year 2011 have a garage and every 4 out of 5 in America now have an attached garage.
In United States, 99% of individuals who draw high-income and 53% of low income makers have a garage attached with their home.
Reports show that the number of homes with a three car parking garage has been declined from 19% to 16% from the year 2005 – 2009.
In United States, over 90% of citizens use garage for storage purpose, 84% of people use it for parking vehicles and 25% of individuals use it for repairing and maintaining vehicles.
Of the total US population, 74% of house owners with garage consider vehicle parking as its prime use.
More than 17% of homes built in the year 2000 have a three car garage.
In 1998, over 1 million garages were transferred into living space.