Room Additions / Garage Conversion

Garage Conversions

Converting your garage into a beautiful guest house is very popular in Los Angeles. More and more homeowners turn their unused space into a monthly income, and now it’s your turn. Thanks to the new state law, Senate Bill No. 1069, California homeowners can build & permit a small second dwellings onto their property. If you were thinking about doing it, now is the perfect time.

3 Types of Garage Conversions

Detached Conversion

The unit is completely separate from the primary home. Great solution for maintaining privacy on a rental unit.

Attached Conversion

The unit is attached to the primary home. Flexible solution to expand the size of your residence and add a second unit.

2nd Foor Conversion

Transform an existing secondary structure. Building on top of a garage is an option in certain areas too.

When it comes to converting your garage into a living space, the first step is to decide on the functional purpose of the new room. A garage can be converted into a guest room, private den, playroom, or a studio apartment. Whatever function you intend the additional space to serve, there are basically
a garage ADU checklist that should be considered. These include conversion permits; insulation; heating and cooling; windows; interior walls; electricity; plumbing; and telecommunication.

At Haven, we work with our clients closely for every step of the construction process. From the idea generation and design stage to engaging an expert architect and an engineer, we are always there to make the best recommendations to achieve your desired project. We also understand your concern about budget. We offer our clients cost-effective ways to build a garage and convert it into a beautiful space. Call us today to get your free consultation.