The garage in Cowper Road was set on fire some time between 8.15pm and 8.45pm.
The offenders forced entry into the garage, which is part of a block in Cowper Road.
They then set fire to numerous items inside the garage before stealing a jack.
Fire officers attended and extinguished the fire.
Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.