2-Car Garage Conversion ADU + Home Office Addition

1 Bed, 3/4 BA | 468 SQFT

Santa Monica, CA

Plans: $7,490

Construction Costs: $175,000

Embark on a journey to enhance your home with a Garage Conversion ADU, meticulously crafted to revolutionize your underutilized two-car garage into a dynamic space.

Picture this: an existing structure seamlessly blooming into an exquisite Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) coupled with a spacious 12'x12' home office addition. These aren’t just sketches of walls and windows; they are the blueprint of potential, catering to a modern lifestyle that values flexibility, comfort, and the balance between work and relaxation.

Multi-Purpose Design for Modern Living: Each detail within the ADU is designed with multiplicity in mind. Your new ADU serves as a cozy retreat for overnight guests, featuring essential amenities and an inviting layout that rivals any boutique accommodation. Imagine the joy of hosting friends and family without the usual squeeze for space, each visit forming unforgettable memories in a home away from home. But it's not just about leisure; this space is a powerhouse of functionality. The additional 12'x12' area evolves into your personal home office, an enclave of productivity. Natural light bathes your workstation, and the layout encourages a distinction between 'work' and 'home' life despite being just steps from your main living space.

Seamless Integration with Quality of Life Enhancements: These plans don’t just add space; they enhance your lifestyle. Picture Sunday mornings in a sun-drenched reading nook, or the peace of mind watching your children play as you work, knowing they are only a shout away. Visualize stepping into your backyard after a day’s work, the transition inviting relaxation, the space lending itself to family BBQs, evening wind-downs, or cultivating your garden.

Ease and Clarity in Execution: We understand that home renovations can be daunting. That’s why our plans take you step-by-step through the transformation, ensuring ease of comprehension regardless of whether you’re a DIY enthusiast taking on a new challenge or partnering with professionals. Our guidelines respect budget considerations, offer suggestions for materials and layouts that optimize both cost and aesthetics, and anticipate and solve common conversion challenges.

Invest in Your Home, Invest in Your Future: Beyond the immediate lifestyle enhancements, this ADU plan is a strategic investment in your property. As remote work cements itself into our culture, homes with dedicated office spaces surge in value. Additionally, having an independent unit opens avenues for rental income, effortlessly adapting to your life’s changing phases, be it welcoming new family members or considering early retirement.

Your journey towards a more spacious, multifunctional, and enriched home life begins with these plans. It’s more than a renovation; it’s a vision of your future, waiting for you to unfold. Step into this new chapter with our Garage Conversion + Home Office ADU plan, where each square foot is a nexus of comfort, opportunity, and peace of mind.

Garage Conversion ADU and Bedroom Addition - Front Entrance
Garage Conversion ADU and Bedroom Addition - Side View
Garage Conversion ADU and Bedroom Addition - Kitchen
ADU Efficiency Kitchen
ADU Hallway
ADU Hallway
ADU Office
Santa Monica ADU Floor Plan