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If you have a temporary garage so that you can store a vehicle, then you’re in luck. Temporary garages not only store vehicles, but they can also store a lot of other things you might have lying around your house. Here are some ways you can get as much benefit out of your temporary garage as possible.

Use It to Store Seasonal Vehicles

A lot of people have a two-car garage for their homes, but they find they can’t store all of their seasonal vehicles there. If you and your partner both have a car, your two-car garage space is taken up. What should you do with the motorcycle, or the popup RV, or the boat? You can always use your temporary garage to store these seasonal vehicles in until they find a home in your garage, or until you return them to a more permanent storage facility. That way, you won’t have to drive 20 extra miles one way to get your boat to go to the lake that is just down the road.

Use It as A Greenhouse

If you have some space left over in your temporary garage, and you love plants, your garage could serve as a place to get new plants started, to repot old ones, or to store your dirt and other gardening tools. Because temporary garages retain heat, they make great spots to shelter plants, especially if you live in an area in the country where the mornings are still cool, even in July.

Throw A Party

Even the impromptu backyard barbecue could use your temporary garage. These shelters make it easier to barbecue by keeping the direct sunlight off your food and protecting it from pests. You could set up a place to eat in a temporary garage, or a place where parents can take their young children to change them, give them a break from the festivities, or let them nap. If you are throwing a night party, the temporary garage is a perfect spot to put food and drinks. It is centrally located, and everyone will be able to see it.

There’s Always A Storage Need

Temporary garages can definitely build up your storage capabilities. You may want to store seasonal items you only need once or twice a year, such as your Christmas lights and Christmas tree, in your temporary garage. You could also store tools and equipment you need when you are working on your car, and you need a place to change the oil or air filters. Temporary garages are a great place to store equipment you need for a few days, such as a power washer or a paint sprayer as well.

Just because you may have gotten your garage for temporary use to store your car does not mean you can’t use it for other things right now. We bet that once you put your mind to it, you will be able to come up with all sorts of reasons to love your temporary garage for storing a lot more than just your car.