Where to Buy a New Carport

A carport is a great way to add storage for your vehicles without the time and expense of building a garage. In most cases a carport can be constructed in less than a day, and with the kits that are available they can also come mostly pre-assembled to save you time. Here are a few places to look for a new carport.

Local Home Stores

The first place you may want to check will be with your local home improvement stores. The large super center type stores will have a large selection of carport kits available for you. In most cases they can arrange delivery and drop off for you. You may be able to pay a small fee and have it installed for you as well.


The internet makes it very easy for all of us to shop from the comfort of our own homes. If you are willing to spend some time doing basic research you can find a great deal on a new carport. You will want to make sure you know what you are getting though. Check user ratings for the company before you make any kind of large purchase online. Be aware that most often the shipping charges on a carport kit may be quite high. You may end up paying more after shipping even with a great deal.

Finding a new carport isn’t a difficult task. You can shop locally and have the benefit of instant gratification, or you can use the internet to find pretty good deals.