How Much Does It Cost to Build a 24 by 24 Garage?

Having a garage is helpful for storing personal belongings or for parking vehicles. For those who would like to build a garage, there are many factors to consider before hiring a contractor, especially the overall cost.

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Car in garage


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Garage of house

A garage can vary in size. Some are one-car garages and others are two-car garages. A 24-by-24 feet garage is an over-sized two-car garage, measuring approximately 576 square feet. A typical two-car garage normally measures about 380 square feet.


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Frame work of garage

A typical 24-by-24 feet garage will cost between $35 and $45 per square foot. This gives a basic range of $20,160, upwards to $25,920. Keep in mind that extras or higher quality materials can add as much as $10 more per square foot, if requested of the contractor.


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A homeowner can always try a do-it-yourself garage kit. This negates the expensive labor costs, but will require some manual work on the part of the homeowner to erect the structure.