How much is it to build your own carport?

Free standing Patio - hip roofYour car is a large investment and keeping it safe and protected will make sure your get your full value for your money. An easy way to do this is to build a carport.

There are many factors determining the cost of your new carport, here are some things to consider

  • Detached or attached to your home or existing shed
  • Size of the carport
  • DIY or make it installed

Adding a carport to your home requires a large amount of thought and planning.

Detached or attached.

Your choice will depend on how you are going to use your carport. A freestanding carport (detached) is good if you have a large space, your home is on multi levels or there is no room beside your home. An attached carport is perfect for staying dry when getting out of your car in winter, easy access into your home for carrying your shopping in too.

Size of the Carport

Size plays a major factor in the overall cost. If you plan to store two or more vehicles, your carport should be built larger, remember to allow for space to open your doors. Larger carport means you will need more materials which will increase the cost.

Do it Yourself

DIY -choosing to build the carport on yourself will save you money but increase the time of the installation? Do you have the skills? Do you have the patience to deal with council for the building permit and coordinate having the concrete floor pored?

If you answered yes to any of the above question a DIY Kit might be the perfect solution for you and you will get the satisfaction of doing it yourself. Contact CPR Outdoor Centre Bunbury or Busselton to find out more about your DIY Kits today.

Installed Carports

DIY not for you?

CPR Outdoor Centre have it easy for you, you don’t have to lift a finger. We do everything from the building permits to the flooring to building your new dreams carport.

CPR Outdoor Centre making your new carport easy. We custom build carports to your needs at affordable prices, ring us today for more information.