Mr Carports Adelaide – Carport installers in Adelaide

If you live in Adelaide, you would know all too well that it can get darn hot in summer. In January 2019, Adelaide became the hottest capital city in Australia with a record-breaking 46.6 degrees Celsius! (Scopelianos & Slessor 2019).

A car in the sun gets between 30 and 40 degrees hotter than the outside temperature. There may be no better place in Australia to have a carport! Mr Carports’ installers in Adelaide, don’t stop at carports though. We have the best verandahs and carports prices Adelaide has to offer and we pride ourselves on customer satisfaction.

4 benefits of a gable roof carport for your Adelaide home

If you’re looking to enhance your home's curb appeal and provide protection for you and your vehicles, adding any carport can be a fantastic option. In particular, a gable roof carport can be a real wow factor. What is a gable roof carport and why should you consider...

Are all carport builders in Adelaide similar?

If you’re in the market for a new carport your Adelaide home, it's natural to wonder if all Adelaide carport builders offer similar services. After all, a carport is a carport, right? The truth is, not all carport builders in Adelaide are created equal. There are...

How much does a carport cost?

Building a carport is a fantastic investment for any Adelaide homeowner looking to protect their vehicle and enhance their property’s value. One of the most common questions asked by people who are looking to build a carport, and one that Mr Carports gets asked...

Finding the best carport builder near me

When you're searching for a "carport builder near me," you want to find a company that not only understands your needs but also delivers quality craftsmanship and exceptional customer service. So how do you find the best carport builder for you? You could spend hours...

New Adelaide carport? It’s a perfect match

Meet Bob, the self-proclaimed Sultan of Synchronicity. Bob takes coordination seriously and when it comes to his home and lifestyle, he leaves no stone unturned. From his socks to his cereal bowls, everything must be perfectly matched. So, when it comes to adding a...

The evolution of carports in Adelaide

Adelaide is well be known as an elegant capital city, renowned for its diverse architectural styles and beautiful landscapes. However, for a long time our carports didn’t match this image. Built more for function than looks, early carports were simply a way to provide...

Adelaide carport a trendsetter

If you’re the type of person who likes to keep up with the latest fashions, eats at the hottest restaurants and buy the latest smartphone, when you’re in the market for a new carport for your Adelaide home, you’ll want a trendsetter. A carport that is on-trend and...

Timing right for a new Adelaide carport?

Property prices have dipped and are tipped to drop further, interest rates are rising and cost of living is continuing to be an issue Australia-wide. So, is now a good time to design and build a new carport for your Adelaide home? Adelaide property market According to...

An Adelaide carport by any other name

What do you call a carport in Adelaide that features a roller door? A carport. What do you call a carport that has one side enclosed. Again, a carport. We could go further with these questions and answers, but we think you get the idea. Perhaps a better question to...

Adelaide carport gives frost the cold shoulder

While protecting your car from the elements is a good reason to have a carport in Adelaide, there is one element we’d definitely like our cars to avoid and that’s frost. If you’ve ever had to get frost off your car windscreen on a cold winter’s morning you’ll...

Carport Types

Which is the right carport style for your situation?

Each of these basic carport configurations has elements that might suit your property or design requirements

flat roof carport

Flat Roof Carport

A flat roof carport is a simple and functional structure designed to protect vehicles from the elements. It features a flat or nearly flat roof, usually constructed from durable materials such as steel, aluminium, or polycarbonate.

The carport is supported by a series of posts or columns, providing a covered space that can accommodate one or more vehicles.

Flat roof carports are often chosen for their modern, minimalist aesthetic and ease of construction. They can be freestanding or attached to an existing building, offering versatile options for homeowners looking to add sheltered parking space.

gable roof carport

Gable Roof Carport

A gable roof carport is a stylish and practical structure designed to protect vehicles from the weather.

It features a pitched roof with two sloping sides that meet at a central ridge, forming a triangular gable at each end. This design not only enhances the carport’s aesthetic appeal but also allows for better water runoff and ventilation compared to flat roof designs.

Gable roof carports are typically constructed from robust materials like steel, timber, or aluminium and can be either freestanding or attached to an existing building.

Their classic architectural style makes them a popular choice for homeowners seeking both functionality and visual harmony with their property’s design.

dutch gable carport

Dutch Gable Carport

A Dutch gable carport is an elegant and versatile structure that combines elements of both gable and hip roof designs. It features a gable roof with a small, decorative gable at the peak of the main roof, creating a distinctive and attractive appearance.

This design allows for excellent water runoff and provides additional headroom and ventilation. Constructed from durable materials such as steel, timber, or aluminium, Dutch gable carports can be freestanding or attached to an existing building.

Their unique architectural style enhances curb appeal and blends well with various home designs, offering both protection for vehicles and an aesthetically pleasing addition to the property.

hip roof carport

Hip Roof Carport

A hip roof carport is a robust and stylish structure designed to protect vehicles from the elements.

It features a roof with slopes on all four sides, which converge to form a ridge at the top. This design provides excellent stability and durability, making it highly resistant to strong winds and heavy rain. The hip roof’s sloping sides allow for effective water runoff and add a symmetrical, elegant appearance to the carport.

Typically constructed from materials like steel, timber, or aluminum, hip roof carports can be either freestanding or attached to an existing building.

Their classic architectural style and functional benefits make them a popular choice for homeowners looking for both protection and aesthetic appeal.

skillion roof carport

Skillion Roof Carport

A skillion roof carport is a modern and functional structure characterized by its single, sloping roof plane. This simple yet stylish design allows for efficient water runoff and is easy to construct. The roof can be angled in one direction, providing a sleek and minimalist appearance.

Skillion roof carports are typically made from robust materials such as steel, aluminum, or timber, ensuring durability and longevity. They can be freestanding or attached to an existing building, offering versatility in placement.

The contemporary look of a skillion roof carport makes it a popular choice for homeowners seeking a practical and aesthetically pleasing solution for vehicle protection.

Why Mr Carports?

Quality workmanship

Quality work by skilled tradesmen

We are Insured

We have full insurance to protect your property while we work there

On time projects

National Network of experts

We're licenced

We hold all the relevant licences for every state we work in.

Our quotes

We stand by our quotes

We're local

Our tradesmen are locals just like you.

Benefits of the Best Carport Installers in Adelaide

A well-designed and well-built carport will not only lower the temperature of your car’s interior in hot weather, but it will also provide protection from the elements, offer shade to the property and building, and is a brilliant investment.

The heat of the sun’s rays can damage our skin and reduce your car’s paint lifespan. Australia’s summers, particularly Adelaide’s, are fierce and quickly cause oxidisation in the paint.

The added shade verandahs and carports provide to your home or building is also a welcomed benefit in the hot months. Not only that, carports protect you from rain as you go to and from your car and prevent frost from building up on the windshield on cool mornings (when the last thing you want to do is spend more time in the cold pouring water over the windscreen and wiping away frost).

Australian homes are iconically Australian with a carport so if you’ve been thinking about expanding your outside living space, give Mr Carports a call.

With branches across South Australia, you can be enjoying your Adelaide carport and verandah quicker than you think!

Return on Investment is Just Around the Corner.

Carports have become an excellent investment for when it comes time to sell your home! Off-street parking is something many people look for when buying a home. The last thing a new homeowner wants is to struggle to find a park at the end of a long day or worse yet, have to pay for parking at home.

Beautiful verandahs and carports draw the eye and boost the ‘wow’ factor as people view your property. It’s not only the extra dimension a verandah or carport gives to the design of the property, but they can also be utilised as an additional area for entertaining and storing garden tools and equipment. Verandahs and carports can be custom designed to fit the style of a building or home and they can also be designed to be the draw-card. There are verandahs and carports to accommodate any space, style or budget. We pride ourselves on having the best verandahs and carports prices in Adelaide – as well as the best service.

Life’s too short to endure hot cars, rain on your head while trying to get in or out of your car or having to remove the frost from your car on a freezing cold day.