Journey with us as we explore various ideas for the use of bead board – it is not just for the family room – it is great in the kitchen, fantastic for the ceiling and even can be a little bit formal. Learn about the different types of bead board. Learn what to look for in your design elements and construction. Most of all, have fun dreaming. Remember, the journey is the reward.
We went with Buck Buckley’s Total Basement Finishing because we were impressed with the product and we felt that it was superior to drywall when it comes to dealing with moisture. By looking at the finished product, you would never know that it is not drywall and it looks great. Buck and the crew did an outstanding job and they were great at letting you know where they were in the process along the way.
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Elevation Basements is Denver’s premier basement finishing company. We are a fully integrated Design Build Firm that sees each project through from its conceptual design to its high quality finish. We have elevated” the art of basement remodeling ensuring that our customers have a positive experience from initial meeting to final punch list. We are fully insured and licensed.
If you’re not going to be in the home long, you might not want to go to the trouble and cost of adding insulation to walls and ceilings. If that’s the case, at least insulate any pipes in uninsulated exterior walls and ceilings. Use pipe insulation that has a split in it. The kind with self-sealing seams is the best and the easiest to use. This type of pipe insulation can be easily cut to fit your pipes. Before purchasing pipe insulation, measure the diameter of your pipes to make sure … Read More
Once upon a time there was an ugly, dark and outdated basement…we lived in our house for 4 years and barely (if ever) used it.
No moisture, no mold, no problems. As a certified basement waterproofing specialist and Basement Systems contractor, we have experience providing the best moisture control techniques with moisture and mold-resistant materials designed specifically for basements. Together, this forms the ideal formula for a beautiful, long-lasting basement transformation.
After application, you need to cleanup by sweeping away any leftover stain and residue with a broom after flooding the floor with water. It is always a good idea to shop vac the water so as to get the residue up and out of the pores of the concrete and make it a little easier for the stain to get into the pores. When the floor is thoroughly dry, it is a good idea to apply a sealer agent … Read More
If your home has a basement then chances are you’ve dreamed of having a basement bar from time to time? So what’s been stopping you, not sure what you need to know to plan it out or just can’t find a basement bar design idea you love? Just so happens I can help you with both. You see I’ve been designing homes and helping people with remodeling projects just like basement bar ideas for over 30 years.
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Acidic based stains have become a popular floor treatment throughout the … Read More
Now. What is the cost of a basement for you? Well…. That depends. I have some information below that will help you figure that out.
Plans were soon underway to convert the attic into a studio. It was decided that two small dormers with window seats on the east side of the attic would let in lots of morning light, and the one large dormer facing west on the opposite side of the attic was quickly expanded to become a walkout to a small private balcony. We design and build premium home bars for nationwide delivery. Contact us TODAY to begin your bar project! John and Robert came back for two days of finishing touches (including hanging a few of our old kitchen cabinets), and then it was ready for us to move in.
When it comes to remodeling and finishing the basement, we use only the finest products available … Read More
She was calling to let me know that she had been featured in another hubbers hub, Cleaning for Company” by Brett Winn Awesome! Now I am shooting over to read that hub for some inspiration. Humor is not kicking in, followed by a lack of topics. I am in need of some serious help here. We chat a bit more, before Mom hints that she wants me to proof” her next upcoming hub. (My grammar sucks, so I don’t see how I can be of any help, but I will give it my best shot.) Before long, we hang up and I am still hung up as to what to write. Then I see this weeks inspiration topic…Easy Home Improvement Ideas.
I grew up in Alaska and have always wanted to live in a quonset hut. That just wasn’t done back then – I’m talking in the 1960s. But now … Read More
Have big dreams for your basement? Here’s what you need to know to turn your basement ideas into a beautiful living space.
The design of having two arches on your front facade is very striking. While not always feasable for a remodeling project, a great design idea for building. The example to the right does a triple play with the two arches and then the added columns – great exterior design! A number of factors contribute to the overall expense of a basement remodel. Be sure to evaluate the condition of your basement and talk with your contractor about how its features or limitations relate to selecting appropriate materials and performing prep work for your renovation. What about an apoxy garage floor coating in the basement? My friend just got that done and loves it!
The window in this bathroom is longer in width than taller in height. The curtain … Read More
Basement Finishing System Unlimited panels are breathable and won’t trap moisture, reducing the chances of rot and mold growth.
Finally, picking out accessories is the fun part of any room makeover! Just be sure that you stay within your budget. I tend to go a little overboard and then come to my senses when the cost factors in. Provide plumbing to code – The average plumber is going to base their pricing on each individual element of the project. For example, the under-sink plumbing will tend to come in at an average cost of $45 to $65 per hour, plus materials.
Hardware stores and building supply outlets began offering classes for simple repairs, painting, deck building and home improvements. Customers became interested in doing their own kitchen renovations, finishing basements, bathroom updates and additions to their existing living space. Metal was initially chosen because of ease of installation. As well … Read More
In an average home, basements comprise approximately one third available space of the house; and it’s commonly noticed that most basements are used as storage repositories, makeshift laundry rooms, or home offices. In one word, most basements are used less than it should be. Here, we are going to discuss some of the cost-efficient basement remodeling ideas which will help you to utilize the space in your basement to its optimum with very little spending.
Beside insulating pipes from cold weather, or trying to use heat tape, a very effective way of protecting pipes from freezing is to introduce a circulating pump into the water system. By installing a circulation system, the water from the ‘hot’ side of the system gets sent to the ‘cold’ water line. This greatly reduces the possibility of water pipes freezing because the water temperature never reaches the critical freezing point.
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Renovating your business is considered as the vibrant investment since planning to opt for basement remodeling would be wise because of the numerous benefits associated with it. The importance of its benefits is often neglected but it is considered as the integral part of the home. When it comes to selling of a home, the basement areas are crucial and come in the complete package of home. The basement renovation service as highly considerable and adds a value and elegance to your home. Most of the basements are considered as dumping ground to store things that are not often used. But by making use of the basement, the best of the best can be evolved where you can carve the possibility you need which may be new bedroom, bathroom, playroom that can be obtained by basement remodeling.
Your next question is to ask what the window prices are with and … Read More