A Brief History of the Garage
History of the Modern Garage
Did you know that the garage originally began as a separate house which was used to store automobiles? Garages are a recent addition to our concept of home building, because the autmobile is a, relatively, recent invention. it is hard to imagine a time in which cars did not exist, and as such, garages were not the staple of home buiulding that they have become today.
This infographic shows the important highlights in the evolution of the modern garage from a detached storage shed to an integral part of a home's structure and building design.
See how the garage was first imagined, and how, over time, the size, dimensions, and usage of the garage has changed to suit our modern needs.