Minimum Two-Car Garage Dimensions

What is this? The minimum size of a functional two-car garage is **20 feet long by 20 feet wide**. It's already difficult to do either of those things in a 20â€² by 20â€² garage. Small vehicles like compact cars and sedans are the best fit for a garage in this category.

### What is the average size of a 2 car garage?

In order to calculate square footage, multiply the width by the length of a two-car garage, which typically measures between 9 and 14 feet wide by 18 to 22 feet long.

## What size garage do I need for 2 full-size trucks?

*The best practice is to add 10 to the length of your vehicle if you want both a workshop and vehicle storage; a typical car is about 14 long, so the 12 x 24 garage may work; however, if you have a full-size pickup truck or SUV, you may need the 12 x 32 garage.**How small can a garage be?**

If you are driving a Smart Car, then a 1012 might work, but otherwise, even the most compact cars will need a 20-foot long garage to fit inside comfortably. The minimum size of a one-car garage should be 1018, but most cars will require a garage that is at least 1220.

We recommend getting a 30,000 – 50,000 BTU garage heater to get your two car garage to a comfortable temperature. To heat an average two car garage, youll need a garage heater that can heat roughly 6,000 – 9,000 cubic feet of air.**What size garage door opener do I need for a 2 car garage?**

Two-car garages or one-car garages with insulated or wooden doors require at least a 3/4 horsepower garage door opener, while one-car garages with steel doors only require a 1/2 horsepower garage door opener.**What is a 2.5 car garage?**

If youre a mechanic or gearhead, a 2.5-car garage is unquestionably the best option, and if youre wondering how much space you have to work with, a 2.5-car garage should be large enough to meet your needs, typically measuring around 24 feet wide by 26 feet deep (24 x 26).**What size garage do I need for 2 SUVS?**

A 20×20 two-car garage is adequate to park two vehicles, but you wont have much extra space for storage. Common 2 car garage dimensions are 24×24, which gives you plenty of room for parking a car or SUV with a little room left over for storage.**What is the standard size for a garage?**

Standard two-car garages are typically between 22â€² and 26â€² wide but still between 20â€² and 24â€² long, giving them an average area of between 440 sq ft and 624 sq ft. A standard one-car garage is typically between 12â€² and 16â€² wide and between 20â€² and 24â€² long, giving it a total of between 240 sq ft and 384 sq ft, on average.**What is the size of a single garage?**

The typical single garage size in the past was roughly 16 feet by 8 feet (4.88 meters by 2.44 meters), with a door clearance of 7 feet (2.13 meters).

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### How big is a 1.5 car garage?

A 1.5 size garage is best described as falling between a single car garage and a double car garage, with most single car garages measuring between 12 and 16 feet wide and 22 to 24 feet deep, and double car garages measuring between 20 and 24 feet wide and 22 to 24 feet deep, respectively.

### How deep should a tandem garage be?

The majority of the tandem garage plans in this collection are at least 38 in depth, but they can be as simple as one extra deep bay for a pair of cars or as complex as two or more extra deep bays side by side accommodating four to six cars.

### What is the minimum width for a 2 car garage?

The minimum size for a two-car garage is 20 by 20, but if you want to keep your car looking nice and have extra room for other things, think about going a little bigger.

### How wide should a 2 car garage be?

There are several other common sizes, including 20 x 20, 22 x 22, and 20 x 22, some of which make it much more comfortable to open the doors of your car. Typically, two car garages are 18 feet wide by 20 feet deep, which is just enough to fit two cars in your garage.

### How many sq ft is a typical 2 car garage?

The typical size of a two-car garage is 400 square feet (20 by 20), 576 square feet (24 by 24), and 720 square feet (24 by 30).

### Can you fit 2 cars in a 20×20 garage?

A 2020 garage can hold two smaller cars, but you will have very little extra space around the cars for getting in and out and for storing extra items. A 2020 garage is the minimum sized two car garage we recommend, so you might think about going larger or higher so you dont crowd yourself out on the first day.

### How wide does a garage need to be?

A single car garage door is typically 8 feet wide, adding another 8 feet in width for every additional vehicle, with a standard height of 7 feet. They are typically 1 to 1.5 inches thick, and we allow for 9 to 10 feet in width per car and 20 to 24 feet in depth.

### How deep should a garage be for a full size pickup?

As always, if you have a full-size SUV or truck, go with a 24 feet minimum garage. A good rule of thumb for your garage size is to allow a minimum of 2 feet around all sides of your vehicle. So, if you have a 24 feet wide and 20 feet deep garage, this will allow 2 feet on each side of your (2) 9 feet doors.