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10 Awesome Garages That'll Give You 'Man Cave' Envy

While most of us make do with a dingy garage that's barely any wider than our car, some people go all out and turn their garages into an incredible car storage palace

Remind me later

1. Jack Olsen's DIY 911 home

Jack Olsen works as a Hollywood screenwriter, and during the Writer’s Guild strike in 2007 he suddenly found himself with a lot of spare time. He decided to overhaul his garage for just $3200 with little experience, proving that the garage of your dreams really isn’t that difficult to get.

2. The repurposed aircraft carrier elevator

Skip to the three minute mark to see this beauty in action. According to the owner, it’s “basically an aircraft carrier elevator”. It’s incredibly accurate, using computers to ensure it raises perfectly straight, and uses an incredible $25 of electricity every time it’s used!

3. A gleaming workshop as big as a house

10 Awesome Garages That'll Give You 'Man Cave' Envy - Blog

4. Rent-a-man-cave in Minneapolis

These garages at AutoMotorPlex are available to buy, allowing you to build a home away from home for your cars, and they’re a great place to hang out with fellow petrolheads.

5. The discreet side entrance

10 Awesome Garages That'll Give You 'Man Cave' Envy - Blog
10 Awesome Garages That'll Give You 'Man Cave' Envy - Blog

6. What petrolheads mean when they say barn conversion

10 Awesome Garages That'll Give You 'Man Cave' Envy - Blog

7. The garage/living room combo with a view

10 Awesome Garages That'll Give You 'Man Cave' Envy - Blog

8. If you run out of floor space, the answer is bunk beds

10 Awesome Garages That'll Give You 'Man Cave' Envy - Blog

I know we’re looking at garages rather than cars, but let’s take a moment to admire this collection. Not many owners could say they enjoy such variety, with supercars, classic American muscle and even a JDM legend!

9. RWB HQ: A car nut's paradise

10. The mountain top rotunda