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Basement Finishing

Our award winning basement finishing system turns your cold, damp basement into a dry and beautiful finished space.

I had easy access to running all my electric for my ceiling lighting. I mounted all my recessed lights up in the rafters and all on dimmer switches. This is a awesome look when all completed and you dim those lights with that black ceiling above. This is exactly what I was up against in the rancher I live in. I needed more living space but didn’t want to move to a larger home.

We had lots of old doors with this house so we used them. This one I painted with chalk paint so I would have a chalk board and hung it on our laundry room. Chalk paint is handy to use around the house. I have a hub about chalk paint. If you feel like it check it out. … Read More

Basement Remodeling By H&H

When looking to increase your home’s living space the answer may lie right under your feet. Although basement remodels come with their own unique set of challenges, they all can be overcome with good planning. Here are ten tips and techniques to help you transform your basement into a functional living space.

The phone calls we receive about the polymer stains are just about the same. They are manufactured by one of the big names in the industry but it doesn’t seem to be a product that was built to last. Remodeling should not be a time of stress and frustration. Too many times during home remodeling projects, homeowners are left in the dark or are frustrated by the process.

Carpeting is popular for basement flooring, accounting for 28{5d8d7c25cb15e7b116f989d6a5f18c8aaafee062d15c9ae7b9c86e3dba7b2bec} of basement flooring in the United States. One major advantage of carpeting is that it’s warmer than most flooring options. In … Read More

Cleveland Ohio Basement Finishing And Remodeling Contractors

My One Call LLC in conjunction with is a Basement Finishing referral service. We are a Gold Star recipient with the Better Business Bureau 2002-2007, and have help thousands of home owners find a reliable Basement finishing company. Over the course of many years the following represents the most frequently asked questions about contractors.

Many older basements were finished with mold-friendly materials like wood studs, gypsum board and fiberglass insulation. In these basements, mold, mildew and wood rot can often be found on lower wall areas. Do choose your flooring wisely: think about what kind of space you want to create, the expected level of traffic and your budget. These are good guidelines to help you make the perfect choice. The tile for our backsplash was delivered on Jan. 11. It took three weeks to get here from Spain, and it was the wrong tile! It took several calls, but … Read More

Basement Renovation Cost

So you’ve got a basement and have decided that it’s time to turn that space into some kind of livable arrangement. Whatever it was that brought you to that decision is certainly going to drive you into what type of room you are trying to create. Whether it’s a workout room, a bedroom or possibly a new entertaining space that you want to use, you’re going to have to at some point think about the flooring that your going to lay down to make that space useable.

Another option is to integrate beadboard with decorate tile. Combining white tile with tan beadboard is another option which works well in the kitchen. Creating a backsplash with beadboard for the kitchen is a classic colonial look. We have several bedrooms in the basement which are carpeted, but we decided to use tiling for the remaining flooring. It does get pretty chilly, but … Read More

Basement Bar Ideas

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Even though the bathroom may be one of those rooms that are typically overlooked, the value of your home will definitely increase if you are remodeling the bathroom. A popular decision is to increase its size and re-fit it with new appliances like the bath, toilet and cabinets. Our advanced 3D modeling technology allows you to see your dream basement, kitchen or bathroom in its final form before we begin the project. Every step of the way, Reality Construction makes renovating your home as easy as possible. Contact us today and begin building the home of your dreams.

Otherwise, seemingly minor violations like failing to pull the proper permit or building a room without an egress window … Read More

Efficient Basement Remodeling Ideas For Your Home

A number of factors will influence the cost of remodeling a basement, so it can be difficult to know how your own project will compare. Consider our examples to see how common variables affect the cost of renovating 1,000 square feet of basement space.

Luckily, these days there is such a wide range of basement flooring ideas that you could consider. Most don’t even realize the amount of options they actually have and an absolute plethora of places where they could find ideas. Looking thru trade and decorating magazines as an example. You could even get out of the house and check out some of the choices at your local home improvement and flooring stores. I bet you’d be surprised at simply the different variations, styles and colors that there are on the market today.

Once homeowners see how beautiful and easy to maintain decorative stained concrete floors can be, … Read More

Basement Finishing Denver

The way I decorate and I try to use what we have. I’m not a good decorator, but I do try. I like the house to look homey and I like the country look or shabby chic. I love old stuff. I like to reuse, redo and make things look like new. I’m always recycling everything I find.

Two difficult areas to add exterior charm to cheaply. Yet, look at the use of the arches for the garage at the right. Adding the metal roof was another element that surprisingly works very well. Perhaps not for every home’s d├ęcor but a great idea to start thinking about. OTHER BEDROOMS: The same as the master bedroom, however if it is the kids room, the beds usually don’t have to be staged the same way. Make sure toys are stored away and markings on the walls are removed. This is wonderful wilderness … Read More

Basement Remodeling Costs

When using the professionals at Basement Doctor of Cincinnati, you can be sure that your newly refinished basement will be comfortable and cozy now and forever!

Laminated interior frame surfaces and sashes. Here’s where you can spend some money. Please ask this question when considering this option but don’t pay more than 25{5d8d7c25cb15e7b116f989d6a5f18c8aaafee062d15c9ae7b9c86e3dba7b2bec}. (Personally I think the laminated interior surfaces remind me of 1970s vintage cabinets). I no longer hang flowers on the wall like you see in the pictures. I try to make some of the house look a little more modern. I don’t have wallpaper anywhere. I use to have it in every room at least one wall.

CraftytotheCore, this is a very inspiring hub with lots of tips and instructions to revamp a bathroom. Fortunately I don’t have any paintwork to do. I can simply replace the curtains and towels. And I feel like doing this after … Read More

Finishing A Basement Cost

If you’re thinking about hiring a basement remodeling contractor, you’re probably searching for a reputable company with a history of delivering quality workmanship.

Finishing the basement increases the value of a home, and since a remodeled basement is attractive to many buyers, it may help sell the home more quickly. Depending on the location of the home and local regulations, a finished basement with the proper features can usually be included in the official square footage of a home’s for-sale listing. What a great job you did on the cabinet. You have given me some fresh ideas for the master bathroom.

The new attic room is still in the planning stages, but research into spiral staircase kits has turned up some fascinating options. Some are viable, but some of them take up too much space, or are lovely, but just too impractical. Another area in which professional help can really … Read More

Basement Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel & Decor

A finished basement by the Biehl Brothers can transform your seldom-used basement into a lively space that the whole family can enjoy. Whether you are looking to add an extra bedroom or fun recreational space for relaxing, let the Biehl Brothers team finish your basement.

If your vision for new living space in your basement extends beyond these basic ingredients, there are plenty more options from Basement Systems to consider. Our sister company, Total Basement Finishing, offers even more innovative products designed for creating dream basements. The second option seems like the most obvious to choose but I must be missing something. What thoughts do you have? Thanks.

Thanks Dolores, LOL!! That is hilarious! We are always recycling things through the family. Then the stories begin on who had it first and why it was passed. The beer can curtain has been priceless. My sister still can’t believe what a … Read More