Contractors’ estimates should include a number of basic factors such as moisture control. Insulation is also a must and it’s important to check for radon, a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is common in some parts of the US.
Concrete acid staining can make a regular concrete floor look like expensive stone flooring. Several of the immediate benefits are that it is a fraction of the price, but one of the greatest benefits are that people allergic to carpeting don’t have to worry. A basement renovation brings with it specific safety concerns uniquely related to below-ground living spaces. Read this article to learn more.
Basements are ideal for casual social activities for the whole family, or just for the kids. It’s the perfect spot for the big screen TV , pool table , and to stash board games and craft supplies. Excellent work. In this day and age, it is important to repurpose, to keep all of this out of our landfills. Good work, and keep on doing the same thing with the rest of the house.
The concrete floors are to be clean swept and removed of all building materials, furniture, equipment, and fixtures and the paper covering the floor. If you are using a contractor their fees usually do not include the removal of these items and fees will be assessed for them to remove the materials and furniture in most cases. To arrange a free consultation, give us a call today at (734) 953-9465 or use our online form to request a callback.
We already had these mini chandeliers from the girls’ old rooms. They have very dim bulbs so they can be used as reading lights. They’re connected together and put on a button switch attached low on the bed frame for easy on and off. This very old, delightfully rough frame was found for a $1 and the bird print in the center was found at Goodwill. A basement isn’t just another room in your home. It’s a below-ground space which means special considerations may be necessary. Review a few of the most common problems found in basements and the ceiling solutions that can help fix them.