Tag: remodeling

Dream Basement Remodeling & Waterproofing

If your basement is limited to storing the artificial Christmas tree and several pieces of discarded furniture, you could be neglecting your home’s potential for additional living space.

They came over on a Thursday to give us an estimate, started working four days later, and within 10 days the basement was ready for taping, mudding, and sanding. Check out the incredible transformation of this basement in Racine, Wisconsin! This woman now has a lovely space for entertaining instead of a dark, musty basement. But first, let’s breakdown the factors that will determine what your basement would cost if you were to finish it. I am glad I could brighten your day with a laugh. I am currently working on making myself sick with pop to make a Pepsi display. We will see how it turns out. Thanks again!

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Basement Renovations & Remodeling Services Contributing Value To Your Home

Green Basements offers many great services such as basement finishing, kitchen & bath remodels, windows, decks, and all the other services involved in remodeling such as hardwood finishing, carpet, tile, fireplaces, etc… Green Basements basically handles everything except for building a house.

Ready to spend more money and planning on staying longer, consider adding a stain glass eyebrow window. These great windows provide light with privacy. Wonderful bathroom idea without comprising design. Great too for the dark stairway. Note to self: Use caution when taking down the wall art. The hooks are sharp and the poles unfriendly when falling.

This house was owned by an old man, he passed away and the kids wanted to get rid of it. It had an old chimney running down the through the kitchen. We would have liked to save it, but there was no way to do that. Sliding doors and lots of … Read More

Bathroom Remodeling For Residential Texas Homes

It just goes to show you that the world doesn’t stop just because you get busier, you just start juggling!

Our designer can generate a custom bathroom design and layout for you based off your needs and preferences, while keeping your budget in mind. We may suggest a dynamic palette of custom bathroom remodeling materials for your space. At present, this new appliance is rather pricey (as the introduction of new novel items often are) but the price may be overshadowed by the benefits. If counter space is a premium, this might make a great addition.

Regular home improvement and renovations will surely make your current living conditions more favorable. People do not easily notice that some areas of the house needs improvement. In the long run, regular maintenance will reduce the serious structural damages to your property. I had a very old tub, tub surround, & toilet replaced. I … Read More

Kansas City Bathroom Remodeling

If you’ve read any of my Squidoo pages before you may remember I live in a very small cottage in Hawaii. How small? Well, 640 sq ft to be exact. So I’m always looking for ideas to help me save precious inches.

Most homeowners spend the bulk of their time in their living rooms, relaxing during the evening hours and over the weekends. Those who like area rugs tend to install hardwood or laminate wood floors. Wood provides the room with a warm feeling. The most popular wood varieties for hardwood flooring include oak, black walnut, and maple. For some reason I seem to be unable to take final photos of things during this project, so you’ll have to trust me when I say that this toilet had a tank lid and a toilet seat. We’re not animals, sheesh.

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DIY Remodeling The 1940s Duplex.

I also like to think of myself as a professional amateur interior designer and furniture expert. I’m quite handy around the house, as it turns out.

Am I correct in my thinking that a wet room has at least a shower head, no defined shower walls, and a sunken drain? It would perhaps be cheaper to make a bathroom like this than the traditional way. Every finish we chose was just perfect for us and this house. And knowing that we didn’t break the bank on this project makes it even more satisfying. Candie V 6 years ago from Whereever there’s wolves!! And Bikers!! Cummon Flash, We need an adventure!

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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

Ted Denning Kitchen And Bath Remodeling

I don’t blame you if you forgot. After all I began the project back in March. If you remember there were all sorts of setbacks. But basically this was the BEFORE”. Brown yucky cabinets, old faucets, a nasty vanity top…you get the idea.

Second, you will need to reinforce any overhangs you have on islands or breakfast bars. The last thing you want is to have your new tiles cracking or popping loose. Then you must lay cement backer board for any tiling project. After speaking with a nice man at Lowe’s, I decided to lay my backer board right on top of the old countertop. You will not be able to do this if your counter has a contoured edge or a build in backsplash ledge. Your old surface must be completely smooth and level and securely attached to the substrate.

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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.

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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