HBASE Member Profile | Tera Stough | Garage Living
Home Ideas Magazine - May 2018
Owner, Garage Living
What attracted you to your specific industry?
The design aspect.
What is the latest trend in your industry?
It’s all about making your garage an additional living space today. The garage isn’t just for parking your car. It’s a place to host birthday parties, a place to get together with friends and family.
When did you join the HBASE?
We joined in November 2017. I have met some pretty cool people and have received lots of helpful advice.
What advice would you give to young professionals looking to get involved in your industry?
It’s rewarding but it’s a lot of hard work and training. You need to be able to think outside the box.
What was your favorite subject in school?
Art, I love to draw!
Do you have a personal motto?
Help those in need and you will be rewarded.
When do you know it's time for a break? What do you do to relax?
I need a break when I can’t keep my eyes open. I like to watch TV and just chill with my kids.
What do you like about Sioux Falls?
The people are like family. Everyone tends to look out for one another.
How do you spend your spare time?
At our lake home in Okoboji
What hobbies/activities are you involved in?
I like to boat, shop, ride bikes, and travel.
What is something people might not know about you?
I’m a mom of three kids.
What would you tell your younger self?
Stay on the path you’re on. Even with all the mistakes you are making, it’ll be worth it in the end. Keep striving for the stars.
Who are your biggest fans?
What is your biggest obsession?
Shopping, of course!
Where is the worst possible place you could get stuck?
In an elevator.
In the case of a house fire, what is the first thing you'd save?
What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
Work hard and give back. Great things will happen.
What are you most proud of?
Being a great mom.
What is one goal you’re currently striving toward?
Being the best I can be.
Garage Living of Sioux Falls is a premium, full-service company specializing in all aspects of garage improvements.