Welcome to Carports Place!

Welcome! Enjoy your stay. Here is a basic overview on carports and similar structures to get you started.

There are so many varieties of carports and other structures to choose from, most of them are metal carports and buildings but some are wood, brick, concrete, plastic, and other materials as well. Carports can either be free standing or attached to a house or other building. You really have to decide early on what vehicles or equipment you want to protect so that you’re able to get the right kind of carport that’s best for your needs. Carports can be used to protect other types of vehicles as well including but not limited to, RV’s, trailers, campers, and industrial machines like forklifts for example. Metal carports can also be engineered to be used for storage as well as other related functions like barns and boat coverings.

Carports are often used as a broader definition for garages and coverings in general and can also include canopies and awnings as well as other car covers which are often used for industrial, agricultural, and personal use. Often, carports are used for exactly what they sound like- to cover cars, but they can also be added onto a house too, and increase the value and function of your home. These are particularly handy if you have larger vehicles like travel trailers and RV’s or other recreational vehicles like a motorhome. Canopy carports and particularly, free standing ones,will often allow for a cheap and durable solution to protecting your valuable investments if your on a smaller budget.

There are also options to save money by using do it yourself carport kits which can be tough to assemble for people inexperienced with assembly or carports in general as these kits often lack detailed instructions for assembly, but they can offer a deep discount if you’re looking to save a few dollars and fancy yourself a handyman. There are also what are commonly known as “portable carports” which are generally easy to fold up and pack as well as easy to assemble. Cloth canopies, can also be used for not only car coverings but for other types of venues such as flea markets, parks, and other recreational or business activities as well.

A Stand-Alone Carport

There are also other things to consider when researching a possible carport purchase. Warranties can add real value to your purchase because if you ever were to have a malfunctioning unit or any weather related damage you might be able to get your carport or metal building replaced for free. Always remember, if you expect to have lots of extreme and varying weather conditions like snow or frequent wind and rain, then you should consider investing in solid steel carports or aluminum carports. While you can get other varieties, you’ll ultimately save a lot of time, money, and frustration by getting the most durable one you can find. Always remember to check out all of your options online as well, where you can save a lot of your hard earned money. Be sure to check out the rest of the site for further information!

Metal Carports

A big advantage to metal carports is the durability and weather resistance they can provide over wood carports.  There are a lot of methods and ways to acquire or [...] Continue Reading…

Portable Carports

Portable carports are great for temporary housing for your car but they can also be used for a variety of other sheltering and storage needs as well. Beyond the [...] Continue Reading…

Metal Carport Kits

Metal Carport kits can be helpful or very impractical depending on your skill level and patience and also the level of income you are willing to invest in a [...] Continue Reading…

Steel Carports

Carports come in a variety of shapes sizes and uses as well as materials. Depending on your usage, steel carports are often the best choice, they are not the [...] Continue Reading…

Attached Carports

Carports can come in a variety of different shapes, sizes, and form factors, in this article we’ll be addressing what is commonly known as an attached carport, or otherwise [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Kits

Carports can be used for a lot of your outdoor vehicle storage, equipment storage and covering needs. Long past are the times of having to hire pricey workers and [...] Continue Reading…

TNT Carports

There are a lot of different choices for carports or other type storage units available both in the retail sector as well as online. They’re simply too many different [...] Continue Reading…

Mueller Metal Buildings

Finding the right kind of retailer or manufacturer for your carport needs or other storage requirements can be a daunting and rather time consuming task, having said that, we [...] Continue Reading…

Carports For Sale

I know that for many people especially for those who are doing this for the first time, finding carports for sale rather than paying full or inflated prices can [...] Continue Reading…

Carolina Carports

Investing and researching into carports and other types of similar storage units for vehicles and other equipment can be a really time-consuming as well as costly endeavor. Now on [...] Continue Reading…

Aluminum Carports

If you have come across this article you’ve  likely done quite a bit of research or at least a moderate amount of information seeking into carports and in particular [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Canopy

A carport canopy is a great way to protect your vehicle from snow, ice and the elements of nature. They cover over the vehicle with a frame structure and [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Designs

If you ever wondered about how to go about building a carport or side garage, there is a simple and straightforward way to do so. All you really need [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Plans

When it comes to designing your potential carport or other metal structure, it can be rather intimidating taking in all the different details and considerations that you might have [...] Continue Reading…

Metal Buildings with Living Quarters

Many of the types of structures we discuss on this site are about carports, there are other types of structures that are similar to a carport but offer other [...] Continue Reading…

Pop Up Gazebo

Whether you need some basic protection for social gathering or vacation, or you might need some covering for a business related event, like a trade show or convention, a [...] Continue Reading…

Tri State Carports

When it comes to trying to find a reputable carport manufacturer or reseller Tri State Carports is one of the best, but we understand it can be rather overwhelming [...] Continue Reading…

Kelty Carport

Sometimes you are in a situation where you might need some basic covering and shelter whether you are in the wilderness for professional reasons or on a camping and [...] Continue Reading…

Free Standing Carport

A free standing carport can be a fantastic way to protect your trucks, cars, boats, RVs, and various kinds of equipment for an affordable price and with flexible options. [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Parts

Carports are the perfect addition to any home and can be easily assembled using carport parts. They add much needed shelter for geographical areas that have harsh seasons. [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Dimensions

Carport dimensions for a single car or truck are between 10 and 12 feet wide by 20 or 24 feet long. Double carport dimensions for two cars or trucks [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Drawings

Every carport project must initially start with a carport drawing. Before your house was built it needed a drawing of what it would eventually look like, which is exactly [...] Continue Reading…

Two Car Carport

If you live in a home where you do not have a standard garage and need shelter for more than one vehicle you can purchase a two car carport. [...] Continue Reading…

Stand Alone Carports

Storage space is valuable and prime real estate in any home, especially if you do not have much space for tools and other lawn care items. Instead of letting [...] Continue Reading…

Metal Carport Covers

Metal Carport Covers are a simple and inexpensive way to protect your vehicles. The range of styles of metal carports is endless, from the inexpensive portable carport cover [...] Continue Reading…

Aluminum Carport Covers

While aluminum has been in use for many years when it comes to roofing and coverings, never before has it been available in so many different designs and colors. [...] Continue Reading…

Retractable Carport

A retractable carport may seem an unlikely combination. However, some options available today can offer the homeowner and adventurer alike some sweet accommodations. For the homeowner, a retractable carport [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Walls

Many people may already have a carport or may be looking to purchase one. These types of structures are an economical way of creating coverage from the weather [...] Continue Reading…

Garden Carport

A garden carport is a carport sized structure that is usually portable. Garden carports are usually fair weather structures used to protect people and property during a spring rain [...] Continue Reading…

Modern Carport

Taking a clue from Australian and Asian influenced modern carport designs; we can see many different styles of carports popping up across America. Smart and stylish combinations of [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Repair

As with anything that is a part of our outdoor setup, there are often repairs that need to be made. This also includes carport repair as well. [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Blueprints

Carport blueprints are a necessary requirement that an individual needs before they should start constructing a carport. For a person who is new to construction and wants to undertake [...] Continue Reading…

Carport Kits For Sale

Carport kits either need very little work to assemble, or you the kind that will keep you busy for more than a day or two. But if you are [...] Continue Reading…

Hip Roof Carport

A hip roof carport design is an attractive way to expand your home and provide practical protection for a car, boat, RV or for picnicking. A Hip roof is [...] Continue Reading…