Does Remodeling Your Basement Increase Your Home’s Value?

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Does Remodeling Your Basement Increase Your Home’s Value?

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

What are the biggest things you look for when touring a new home? Kitchen, bathrooms, living area, and the basement? Having 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. When looking for a new home, many homeowners want to look at the basement during the initial walk through. When the basement is unfinished with...

Let Us Help You Design Your Dream Basement

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Knowing what type of spaces you want in your basement is one thing, knowing where to put it all is another story. We are here to help you every step of the way with experienced and trained designers who are dedicated to creating the lower level you have always imagined! They will work with your needs and wants to create a layout that maximizes your basements potential. Our designers will...

Do You Know Whats Included In Your Contract?

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Buyer Beware! Before you sign any home improvement contract you need to know exactly what is included. Make sure your contract spells out the brand, collection, quantities and even serial numbers, if necessary, for each item listed in your contract. Clearly describing all of the elements of a contract keeps surprise costs, change orders and additional charges to a bare minimum. Many times homeowners will accept the lowest quote they receive...

Does Your Contractor Warranty Their Work?

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

An email from one of our homeowners complementing our repair work brings us to the question. Does your contractor warranty their work? "Thanks for the follow-up and for backing up your work.  Much appreciated. -Mark." Having a warranty program in place allows us to stand behind our work if there is ever an issue. We want to ensure our homeowners that we stand behind our work and will be there...

How to Create The Ultimate Family Space!

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Beginning the basement finishing process is fun and easy. Start by searching for inspirational photos and saving them online at a site like Houzz or Pinterest. Although it is easy to begin saving pictures of ideas for a multi functional living space, it is not always easy to piece it all together. Our certified designers have years of experience in designing families functional & usable finished basements. [caption id="attachment_575" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Bar stools...

Basement Remodeling from A to Z

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Finishing your basement can be a bigger job than you may think. This A to Z list of basement remodeling can help you make the best decision as to hiring a contractor and ensuring a pleasant remodeling experience. Everything from searching for a contractor to deciding what type of spaces you want in your new space needs to be researched.   Airflow. Having good airflow is extremely important when properly...

Worth The Wait – What to Expect During Your Second Appointment.

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Finishing your basement is no small task. In order to make sure everything goes smoothly we have a detailed process for every step of your remodeling project. This process starts with a first and second appointment with one of our Basement Specialists. But, why is there a second appointment? Your first consultation is to learn more about what you are looking for as well as for you to learn more...

These 6 Things Can Have a Big Impact In Your Basement

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Focusing on the overall function and practicality of a design can seem monumental. Our designers will handle the greater concerns of your basement design such as wall placements for rooms, working around obstacles, and eliminating wasted space. Here are six things you should keep in mind when the construction of your dream space is complete: 1. Night Lights Night Lights are inviting. They bring a feeling of warmth late at night...

Turning Your Basement Into A Spa

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

The basement is often the most overlooked area in a home. They are usually dark, dingy, and used for nothing more than storage. But the basement area of a home is valuable space. It should be utilized as part of the house to add to the value and beauty of the home. People have begun seeing the merit in incorporating the wasted space of their basement into the living space...

What’s On Your Basement Wish List?

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

The Holidays are right around the corner! What comes along with the Holidays? Wish Lists! If you are interested in remodeling your basement i'm sure you have thought about all of the different spaces you would like to add. Check out our list of must haves for your basement remodel. [caption id="attachment_533" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] An additional bedroom with connected bathroom was added to this basement.[/caption] Spare Bedroom If you need...