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Old 12-20-2006, 09:41 PM   #1
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Hey guys (and girls) i dont know how many of you get the magazine european car but in one of their last issues they had a section on "Garage Mahal" about a guy who had an extremly nice looking garage. so it got us thinking about how old and sketchy our garage is so now we are completly remodeling our garage (with a radiant heated slab of concrete ) since we live in montana it gets quite cold so that will be nice. so i was wondering if you guys could help me out with any new ideas about what else to put in it any ideas would help (or even stuff not to do)

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Old 12-20-2006, 09:52 PM   #2
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check out this thread, also in the thread is links to other garage sites, check it out http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/show...ltimate+garage
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Old 12-20-2006, 09:54 PM   #3
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That's interesting, what kinda system is it that powers the radiant heating?

There's a company called Legalett, that circulates warm air in the concrete, with a fan in a electric unit or a water heater.. It's pretty cool, and also really cheap.

I'd probably just put in some really nice shelves in there and maybe some music and a fridge
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Old 12-20-2006, 10:10 PM   #4
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^^definitely need a good sound system, a fridge, and plenty of light
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Old 12-20-2006, 11:32 PM   #5
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Hey thanks for the replys guys the heating is with a electric water heater it will be soo nice having warm concrete
the fridge will be a great idea and nice set of shelves will be a definate because im about 6' 8" and high shelves would be extremly nice so i dont have to bend over.....
And a good sound system is definatly a must
keep with the ideas thanks agian for the links they are helping!
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Old 12-21-2006, 12:03 AM   #6
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light is really important, you want it to be very bright, I would post pictures of my garage but i am away for the moment
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