Creative Ways to Change Up Your Garage (Part 2)

Creative Ways to Change Up Your Garage Part 2 - In need of some fresh ideas for your garage? Welcome to Part 2 of a true Garage Junkie's ideas for a man cave, a hobby room, or a home bar.

An Article by Murph, a True Garage Junkie  Welcome to our second installment of Creative Ways to Transform Your Garage! Apparently, I had more to say than would fit in just one article. So, you lucky people are now in for the latter half of my riveting story. My friend had asked me if I had the…

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Creative Ways to Change Up Your Garage (Part 1)

An Article by Murph, a True Garage Junkie  I was having a discussion with a friend of mine the other day about how the pandemic of 2020-2021 had essentially forced many, if not most, people to stay at home so much that their own homes could feel like a prison. Not a pretty thought, if…

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Big Gym Details to Bring Home to Your Garage Gym

Most people who are serious about being healthy have tried a gym membership at one point or another. And why not? There is a lot of draw for a place that has put money and research into helping people reach their fitness goals. What is inviting about a big gym? Well, for one thing, it’s organized – things are clean and in reach,…

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5 Reasons Why You Need a Mirror in Your Garage Gym

It was dark. And cold. And the last place I wanted to be was in the musty, confined corner of my garage by myself trying to do bicep curls and burpees. But I was committed. I had already bought the kettle bells. And the power cage. And the yoga mat. I was trying to save money and time by not having…

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3 Easy Steps For Creating a Motivating Garage Gym

We’ve all been there, we know we should be working out, but the weather sucks, work is stressful, and you can’t seem to find the time or motivation to get in a good workout. If you’re a regular visitor to our site here at The Garage Junkie, then you know that solving the time issue…

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5 Best Flooring Types for an Effective Garage Gym Workout

Let’s be real – fitness goals can sometimes be overwhelming. Mustering up the motivation to get to the gym is something that many of us have struggled with from time to time. Building a functional gym into your garage can be one way to take out the commute, and a few of the excuses along the way. I…

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Is Building a Garage Gym Cost-Effective?

Is Building a Garage Gym Cost-Effective? What are the pros and cons of purchasing your equipment vs. getting a gym membership?

With the New Year comes the new resolutions. One of the most common ones is to be fit and healthy. Of course, this is the best resolution that you can take and maintain throughout life. And even more recently, other factors have come into consideration regarding keeping things “in house” -for everything from work to…

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The Best Compact Equipment to Maximize Any Garage Gym

It is easy to see the appeal of having a great gym as close to home and easy to get to as inside your own home’s garage. However, one of the most challenging aspects of building out your own garage gym is a potential lack of available space for equipment. There are a variety of…

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