In 2015, the number of open parking spaces for disabled persons was 412, the number of places in covered garages
was 74, and there were 53 spaces in multi-storey garages
Ted Deits, the developer of MonSTORE Garages
said, "It fills a void between limited garage
space at home, and large industrial buildings, that are not practical for individual use or ownership.
html Motor Codes chief Mark Terry said: 'This competition highlights the best garages
across the regions.
According to the National Fire Protection Association, approximately 6,600 residential fires originating in garages
occurred from 2009 to 2011, causing 30 deaths and $457 million in property damage.
are regularly audited and subject to mystery shoppers.
Using online reviews received via its website until June 22, Motor Codes will map out the nation's favourite garages
- the top ten main dealers and independent garages
, with the overall winners being announced in July.
You practically have to be a mechanic yourself to spot when you're being ripped off by a dishonest garage
," says panel judge Vicki Butler-Henderson "The Golden Garages
competition will champion the best garages
out there so that motorists can be confident when taking their car for a service or repair.
Organised by Motor Codes, the selfregulatory body that oversees the activity of more than 6500 service and repair centres across the UK, the Golden Garages
competition is well under-way.
The UK's Top 50 garages
can be viewed online at www.
Panel judge Vicki Butler-Henderson said: "Going to a garage
can understandably be quite daunting for both men and women.
More than 30 garages
in the Birmingham area have already joined the scheme, which has over 1500 members nationwide.
In most cases, the few remaining garages
in Manhattan are being converted to luxury condominiums," he continues.