Light Grey With Red Middle Garage Paint Scheme
The easy way to update the look, not as cheap as DIY w/gel stain, but looks even more like a wood carriage door. "Garage skins application GarageSkins Give You a Wood Look Without the Cost"
Using epoxy paint as your garage floor paint will help prevent stains and deterioration, and it will give your garage floor a tough finish for a showroom look.
Top left - raised to keep winter gear, summer stuff, etc
I like the idea of painting a red racing stripe around the interior of the garage and then painting the wall beneath it a dark color to mask dirt/grease. My Garage makeover project - The Garage Journal Board