Car Lift Cathedral


Custom
1 1/2 Story 26′ x 32′

  • Foundation
    •  “Beefed- up” stepped footer;  approximate 5’ brick and block  to 2’ above slab
  • Walls/Ceiling Height
    •  First story load bearing walls 2×6; to 10’ ceilings at loft area
    • 2nd story cathedral to 16’ height back 24 feet of garage; 10’ ceiling strengthened bottom cord roof truss for light duty loft front 8 feet of garage
  • Windows
    •  3 – 2/8×3/6 single hung vinyl windows to match house
  • Floor
    •  Troweled smooth slab – to receive epoxy paint
  • Doors
    •   2 – 9Wx8H wind load to meet code, windowed, inserts, insulated, quiet motor garage door openers
    • 1 – 3/0x6/8 ext. metal door 9 lite 
  • Roof
    •  Manufactured/engineered, roof trusses front 8 feet 12/12 pitch – light duty loft – strengthened bottom cord @24” OC
    • Manufactured/engineered scissor roof trusses rear 24’ 12/12 pitch exterior – 6/12 pitch interior @ 24” OC
    • OSB roof decking w/ clips, 30 # felt, shingles to match house, Vent-O-Ridge II, drip edge, gutters
  • Interior
    •   Unfinished
  • Exterior
    •   Hardiplank lapsiding, Miratech trim

Options

  1. Basic electrical package
  2. Reinforced concrete in slab for future car lift
  3. Enhanced trim package with band boards; water tables…
  4. 8×8 Light duty loft
  5. Exterior 12/12 pitch – 6/12 pitch scissors trusses for cathedral effect
  6. Garage door openers
  7. Modified apron
  8. Extra lighting  

Homeowner Particulars: He wanted a car lift to work on old cars. He also wanted to be able to play basketball while it rained.  She was happy he had a garage where he could store things as well as tinker but she especially like the fact the garage was very nicely matched to their home.