Finishing A Basement Ideas

We’ve created and designed this website to provide good information, and to answer the questions we are asked the most often during our visits to the homes of prospective clients. Browse the site. We’ve included basement designs, project photos, videos, and a page dedicated to basement finishing costs. We’ve also included pages to discuss policies, answer questions and provide detailed information about concrete moisture & radon gas.

When putting a wall over a recently constructed frame, sheetrock is the industry standard for a paintable and more durable option. It can help insulate the room due to its density and generally lasts a long time when maintained. If you are trying to significantly drive down costs, using paneling for the walls is an effective option. It is very light, inexpensive and pre-finished in a variety of different sizes and types. Labor costs may also decrease because paneling is easier to transport and work with.

During this selection period make sure you budget your own time to call references and go see work of the contractors you are considering. I am always amazed how often home owners sign a contract with out talking to a company’s references at all! Please make the time and put in the energy to check your contractor’s references, licensing, and insurance.

One of the best ways to discover how an Owens Corning® Basement Finishing System can immediately upgrade a basement is by looking at before and after photos of basement remodeling projects. You can read all about the Basement Finishing System and its Class-A fire rating, mold- and mildew-resistance, built-in insulation, and other great features and benefits. But without seeing actual installed examples of the Owens Corning® Basement Finishing System, it can be difficult to visualize what the new basement renovation will look like in your home. By taking the time to look at a few of these basement pictures, you can begin to see how significant this basement upgrade can be.

We are dependable, reliable, responsible, accountable and our experience is undeniable. With nearly 40 years of combined experience from the Interior Design and Construction Industries, we see basements from a unique perspective. We focus equally on design aesthetic and construction quality and offer superior customer service. We manage design, construction, cost and schedule with a team of experts. Elevation Basements provides a truly distinctive result.