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Five tips to make carport parking easier

Do you consider assembling a carport on your property, but you’re not entirely sure if it’s the right parking solution for you? Carports have become very popular among car owners because it’s a comparably cheap, yet effective way how to protect a vehicle from the sun, rain, and snow. If you’re in doubt about whether to purchase a timber carport, keep reading this article to find out the top tips to make carport parking easier!

An open carport                                                                                                                                                                           

If you are a person who struggles to manoeuvre in or out of a parking space, choose an open carport instead of an enclosed or partly enclosed one. This way you can easily overlook the parking area and use the posts as reference points. This way, parking is easier than ever before!


Carports are free-standing timber structures, which can be installed anywhere in your property. To make the parking easier, you can install a carport in a way to avoid reverse parking. If your driveway or garden allows installing a drive-through carport, using one end for driving in and the other for driving out.

Single carport vs. double carport

Do you hate tight parking spaces? Or do you even struggle to park into a standard-sized parking space? If so, a carport is a perfect solution. Order a bespoke carport that is a bit wider than a standard single carport, or even opt for a double carport! This way you will avoid parking in tight spaces forever!

A carport with glass sliding walls

Do you want to opt for an enclosed carport to provide maximum protection for your car, but you still feel uncomfortable parking your car into an enclosed structure? A carport with glass sliding walls allows you to overlook the parking area while still protecting your car from bad weather conditions!


To make the manoeuvre in or out of the carport even easier (especially in the dark), take care of the lighting. Good lighting helps to overlook the parking area, preventing accidents. If you want to make the parking even easier, install driveway lighting as well.

If you want to give your car the best possible protection from the sun, rain, and snow, while also creating a parking area that’s easy to enter and exit, a carport is definitely what you need. To find your perfect timber carport or to design a bespoke one visit

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