You Have to See What HGTV's Chip Wade Did to Make the Garage the Best Room in the House
"If you're not currently using your garage for its main purpose, why not turn it into an amazing living space?" says Chip Wade. The HGTV host and Liberty Mutual Insurance spokesman helped a family convert their dreary and rarely used garage into a superfun game and recreation room. While this project is more involved than your weekend DIY garage makeover, Chip says there's a way to keep the process fun and stress-free. It begins with setting a realistic budget. "I always suggest taking your original budget and adding a cushion of 15-20 percent so you can worry less if unexpected issues arise," he says. Keep reading to see the dramatic transformation and hear what other advice Chip has to offer.