Protect Your Car from Severe Weather with a Carport

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Protect Your Car from Severe Weather with a Carport


Severe weather can wreak havoc on your car, causing extensive damage that can be expensive to repair. Hail, for example, can cause dents and paint damage. Wind can loosen and break windshield wipers and antennas. Flooding can ruin the engine. And falling trees? Don’t even get us started. That’s why it’s so important to take steps to protect your car during storm season—and a carport is the perfect solution.


A carport is a covered structure that is used to protect cars, trucks, campers, boats, and other vehicles from the elements. Carports are typically made of metal or wood and have a roof that slopes down from the front to the back, allowing rain and snow to run off easily. Some carports also have sides that can be closed up in the event of severe weather.


There are many reasons why a carport is the best solution for protecting your car during severe weather. First, it’s much less expensive than building an enclosed garage. Second, it protects your car from the harsh QLD UVs which can cause fading and cracking and third, it provides great ventilation for your car so that you don’t have to worry about mould or mildew build-up. 


When choosing a carport, there are several things you need to take into consideration, including size, material, and price. First, you need to make sure that the carport you choose is big enough to accommodate your vehicle (or vehicles). Second, you need to decide what material you want the carport to be made of. Metal is more durable than wood but also more expensive; wood is less expensive but not as durable. Third, you need to set a budget for how much you’re willing or able to spend on a carport. Once you’ve considered all of these factors, you’ll be well on your way to choosing the perfect carport for your needs!


A carport is a great investment for anyone who owns a car. Not only will it protect your car from the elements, but it will also add value to your home. If you need help choosing the right carport for your needs the Coastal Patios team are the experts and they are here to help. Get in touch today to request a free consultation.