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For those of us that live in older homes, there’s a good chance you don’t have a garage. Even if you do have one, maybe it’s been turned into finished living space. Either way, you may just be finding that you need somewhere covered to park your car. Perhaps it’s the fall and winter frost that gets to you. Most of us hate having to scrape the windshield every morning, especially if you’re running late. Maybe it’s the spring and summer rains that are bothering you. After all, who likes to start their day wet after having to run through the rain.

While garages are great, not everyone can afford to have one built. However, a carport is much more affordable, and can be a great solution. You can also make them as fancy or as spartan as you want. Whether you’re using brick, metal, or wood, the best choice is really dependent on the weather in your area. It is highly recommended that, unless you know how to put it together yourself, you hire a home exterior professional. The last thing you want it to do is come crashing down on top of your car.

Speaking of your car, it too will benefit from the carport. Years of fading and cracking can be avoided by keeping it out of the suns rays. Those of you that have cars with leather interiors will also find that the leather upholstery will last far longer when it is not subject to so much sun.

If you find yourself in need of a solution like this, please don’t hesitate to contact us for assistance. We will not only help you come up with a design that works, but our experts will build it to your exact specifications. We look forward to serving your home exterior needs!