Let's see your shop set-up!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by HighGrass, Aug 25, 2006.

  1. HighGrass

    HighGrass LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Z5 MA
    Posts: 1,237

    I'm solo. But I want to build a garage to house all my mowers Atv's and tools. I got to thinking about an idea of making the side of the garage long enough so at the end of the day, I could back both the trailer and the pick-up under cover. Anybody want to share photos or ideas for a garage, I'd love to see em!
     
  2. Brendan Smith

    Brendan Smith LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,196

    i don't have one, i either work in the driveway or in the auto shop at my job if i need a lift or whatnot. that being said, bigger is better. even if you were to build a 100' x 100' shop, eventually you will fill it up.
     
  3. HighGrass

    HighGrass LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Z5 MA
    Posts: 1,237

    I agree. Even if I get out of this business, space is always at a premium.
     
  4. cantoo

    cantoo LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,910

    I use our double car garage for changing blades and some repairs. I use my 100x50 barn for equipment storage and parts. I use 400 or 500 hundred feet of my fence line for outdoor storage of stuff we have for sale and no room in the barn for. I have 10 acres total. Some might say we have too much equipment, I say mine your own business.
    I also use the shops at my day job. One is 40 x40 with double doors and a overhead crane the other is 120x120 with a pit and a wash bay. It's nice to have available in the winter.
     
  5. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
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  6. P & L Turf

    P & L Turf LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 272

    Heres an outside pic of mine.

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  7. South Florida Lawns

    South Florida Lawns LawnSite Platinum Member
    from usa
    Posts: 4,785

    sweet P&L, you got a decent yard there.
     
  8. Frontier-Lawn

    Frontier-Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
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  9. ChadsLawn

    ChadsLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,110

    I use my 1 car garage as my shop.
     

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