Room above driveway is warmer

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The cable TV program "Holmes on Homes" dealt with an identical situation to this. The solution was to remove the carport ceiling and put in the missing insulation as well as some HVAC mods IIRC.
Joe
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On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 05:54:14 -0700 (PDT), Yong Huang

..." 1 and 2 degrees higher..."
And you are worried about that?! What you describe is what I would call a "carport". Open on two sides with an entrance door to the home.
Does the driveway face east or west?! What kind of siding? Window treatments inside / outside (solar screen, awning, etc.)? Is there a ceiling fan in the room?
Have the floor joist filled with blown insulation. No different than filling wall cavities, IME.

Insulate the garage door, especially if facing east of west: with temps from 90 - 117 (morning/afternoon respectively).
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On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 05:54:14 -0700 (PDT), Yong Huang

Put in more insulation.
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