With the rise of the automobile in the beginning of the 20 th century, Americans needed a way to protect their new cars. A new type of building was invented to provide shelter and security for the automobile: the garage. Through the years, the home garage has become an integral part of modern home architecture. In this infographic presented by Advanced Garage Door of Austin, TX, you will learn about the evolution of the garage over time. If you enjoy learning about the history of the garage from this infographic, please share it with friends and family. And be sure to stop by our new garage door center to learn about all of the garage door styles that we have available for your home.