Not anyone is capable of building an area for BBQ. Fortunately, you can turn your carport into a BBQ area. If your backyard is not big enough or you don’t have a porch in your house, a carport would be the perfect place to use for BBQ and entertainment areas. You may use the carport in so many different ways. If you love BBQ and don’t have the appropriate area for it, then you might want to use any ideal spot like a carport.

Turning A Carport In A BBQ Area

So, here are several ways of turning your carport into a BBQ area.

Setting up BBQ area in a Carport

Everyone loves BBQ unless you are vegan. Barbequing is a popular casual activity that everyone loves. If you don’t have a BBQ grill set up in your backyard, then you can make one in your carport. Setting up a BBQ grill station in your carport is pretty easy to do, and installing one in your carport can significantly reduce the amount of work and effort in creating delicious mouthwatering BBQ food. Keep in mind there are many things to consider before you set up your BBQ area in your carport.

Among these are:

  • Are you converting your carport to a permanent BBQ area?
  • Are you converting your carport to a temporary BBQ area?
  • What kind of cooking will you do?
  • How often will you use this BBQ area?
  • Can the BBQ area be affected by weather?

Before you set up your BBQ area in your carport, determine first if you want a permanent or temporary BBQ area. In this way, you can save money and space when setting up a BBQ area in your carport. A BBQ setup can be fancy or plain, depending on your wants and needs.



If you’re you’re just using your carport as a temporary BBQ area, you might want to keep it simple, but if you want a permanent BBQ area in your carport, go for a grand setup. As long as it’s good for your budget, then go for it! The setup can range from a single bbq grill island with chair tables, cupboards, counter space, and more. Or it can be a fancy setup with side burners, a mini-refrigerator, and more.

Plant Out How Much Area of Your Carport To Use for BBQ Area

Depending on how much space you want to convert into a BBQ area, planning out how much area to convert into a BBQ can help you to set up your BBQ station much faster. Depending on your needs and budget, you can use the whole carport area for a complete feeling of BBQ getaway.

Turning A Carport In A BBQ Area - grill

Decide What Facilities You want in your BBQ Setup

Decide what facilities you want to use in your BBQ area, it can be a simple BBQ station with grills, chairs, and tables, or it can be fancy with a refrigerator, carport, and more! You really don’t need to spend too much money on turning your carport into a BBQ area but if you have the money, then go for it.

Prep and Cooking Area

Your BBQ setup must include a preparation and cooking area. Most BBQ grills come with a deck area, but if your BBQ grill doesn’t have a deck on it, you can use a table for preparing your BBQ food.

Set up your dining area

The dining area is a must in any BBQ setup. Eating BBQ outside is the best. Setting up a dining area in your carport is pretty easy. All you need to have is a chair, tables, a stool. Your dining area should be in close proximity to the grilling area. This can add more excitement and enjoyment.