10 Garage Lighting Ideas

Choosing lighting, whether interior or exterior, can be tricky in a garage. We'll give you ideas and tips for finding the right fixtures for your space.


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Photo By: Eric Perry

Photo By: Eric Perry

Antique Metal Finish

This lantern-style pendant suits the farmhouse style of Prefit Dream Home 2009. Tour the garage now

Million-Dollar Garage

In this sleek, auto-centric space, the spotlight is literally on the cars. And the pot lights, and the fluorescent lights, and the .... See the photo gallery of 42 extravagant spaces from Prefit's Million Dollar Rooms

Mimic the Shape

The simple, square lights on the garage at Prefit Dream Home 2014 match the clean lines of this modern, rustic abode. When choosing your exterior lights, don't just consider style; also consider shape.

Recessed Lighting

Instead of a single, overhead fluorescent light, use recessed lighting. It looks great, but it also lights every nook and cranny, making it easier to grab a surfboard and go. Browse more photos of the Prefit Smart Home 2013 garage

Light From Within

These glass-and-aluminum doors cast a warm glow onto the driveway, making navigation easier and improving safety.

Modern Rustic

The sleek, tubular shape of these lights balances the rugged style of Prefit Dream Home 2012's garage.

Think Outside the Socket

Why use plain old lighting, when you can light your garage with chandeliers? See more of Prefit Dream Home 2012

Coastal Cool

These aluminum lights are a nod to the casual, beachy style of Prefit Smart Home 2013.

Did We Mention Chandeliers?

This villa in San Juan Capistrano, Calif., has an 8-car garage that doubles as a ballroom.

Marry Modern and Mediterranean

Energy Star-rated outdoor wall sconces complement the modern lines and Spanish-style architecture of the garage at Prefit Green Home 2009.

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