Spec PlanR: Garage - Pathways

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Spec Plan-R gives the specifications for the garage. Points to consider is the size and type (garage or car port). Build in space for bicycles, garden equipment, play toys, work area, etc.

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spec planning: garage-pathways

Spec Plan R: Garage - Pathways

what need to do —

Consider adding extra space for bicycles, workbenches, garden tools, and storage.

  • That extra space will be a welcomed when sharing your garage with vehicles and other items.


Paved driveways have a higher resale value. Plus they look more attractive than non-paved driveways.

  • Driveway surface include asphalt, concrete stone, brick, and other material.
  • Make sure your builder understands your concerns about: narrow sidewalks — from b4ubuild.com


Visit our Home Improvement modules for complete garage and pathway information:

garage & driveway photo notes & topics
garage photo notes
driveways & walkway photo notes
TOPICS: garage
TOPICS: driveways & walkway
garage & driveway gallery and shopping
home driveway gallery
pathway & walkway gallery
SHOP: garage
SHOP: exterior home
view directory for more information
garage directory
pathways / driveways

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spec planning: garage-pathways

Getting Started

Step 1: develop the plan

  • take a completed draft of the garage-pathway spec sheet to your architect or planner, who will can customize a remodeling plan or revise an existing plan that meets your specs.
  • use your spec sheet to bid the construction project to contractors
    garage-pathway spec sheet


Step 2: get required building permits


Step 3: find pre-screened contractors and other service providers

find exterior home contractors

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Helpful Tools

Some helpful forms for making remodeling decisions:

home improvement guide
home remodeling checklist
remodeling specification sheet
contractor evaluation form