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Old 02-09-2016, 08:25 AM  
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I would love that, and I have the room on the side of the house, but I don't think it looks very good, I worry about resale value, if I ever decide to move. I also worry about how much water would be coming at the garage, my garage sits lower than the driveway, unfortunately.
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Old 02-09-2016, 08:52 AM  
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Ack, that is ugly and she already doesn't like what she has, Just my opinion.
Dianna, you originally said a detached garage in back was an option. If you went ahead and moved the garage doors to the side and reworked the appearance of the front and then built a second building out back it might be a more positive step. In some cases when you tear down to remodel by the time you rebuild, the improvement is marginal. With a completely new building you will retain the space you have and be able to move the excess to the second building.

In my experience, going from a 2 car to a 3 car garage only buys you a year or two before you need more space.

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Another option would be to T bone a three car garage against the end of the house with the entrance in the left like has been mentioned, it would look pretty good and would solve the valley into the second floor. Someone may have already suggested this.
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Thanks BigJim, so that would be expanding the garage in the front and the rear of the house?
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