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How to Finish a Basement from Beginning to End

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / January 31, 2020

The Step-by-Step Process to Finishing a Basement 1. Basement Finishing Plan & Proposal Steve and I bought a new house this past summer.  When we moved in we had a ton of projects and renovations that we wanted to accomplish. We quickly started making a list and prioritizing.  Yes, finishing the basement was on the […]

Qualified Remodeler Top 500 for 2019

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / September 25, 2019

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Finished Basements Plus named to Qualified Remodeler Top 500 for 2019 Wixom, MI (September-25, 2019) – Qualified Remodeler, the premier publication serving remodelers and home improvement companies in the United States, has selected Finished Basements Plus as one of the Top 500 remodelers of 2019. Since 1978 the QR Top 500 has tracked the industry’s largest […]

20 Questions to Ask Your Contractor

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / July 29, 2019

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It’s frustrating as a contractor who truly cares about our homeowners to hear stories from families about the terrible experiences they have had with contractors. It is even more frustrating to be that homeowner dealing with the contractor. This is why the construction industry has a bad reputation. The good news is that there are […]

8 Things To Ask Your Contractor Before You Sign

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / May 16, 2019

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Starting a remodeling project on your home is no small task. There are many different moving pieces when it comes to a large remodeling project such as a kitchen or basement. Everything from framing, painting, and flooring needs to be scheduled and completed in a timely manner to keep the project moving. Asking a few […]

Thinking about a basement remodel?

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

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From beginning to end, a basement remodeling project may take more time than you initially anticipate. Finishing an entire Basement can be the same as finishing an entire upper level of the house. Our experts will have a Basement Finishing Process timeline along with the story of their company and the products we use. How […]

Create a New Lower Level Rather Than A Basement

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

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Your basement doesn’t have to be boring and dull. Many things can be done to take your space to a new level. Using design features and a proper flow in the basement can make all the difference. Here are a few things that you can do to help create the basement you have always wanted: […]

Basement Remodeling and Home Value

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

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What are the biggest things you look for when touring a new home? Kitchen, bathrooms, living area, and the basement? A nicely finished basement completed at the same quality as the upper levels of your home can boost your home’s marketability to potential buyers. While looking for a new home, many homeowners want to look […]

See Your Finished Basement Before It Is Built!

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

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Whether you are deciding to finish your lower level for added entertaining space, extra guest space, a place for the kids to hang out, or a fitness room, imagining what the basement will look like before it’s built can be tough. Not everyone has an eye for reading and understanding blueprints. That is why we […]

What to Look For in a Contractor

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

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Anyone who has dealt with home construction or remodeling can tell you just how difficult it can be at times. Having construction workers in your home, drywall dust, machinery, as well as early mornings and late nights of construction noise. Although, working with a contractor who offers you the best possible customer experience can make […]

Egress Windows 101

In Basement Remodeling by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

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When Do I Need an Egress Window? All finished basements must have means of egress, a way to get out of the basement other than using the stairs.  If you have a walkout basement you will be all set.  If you do not have a walkout basement then you will be required to put in an egress […]