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Basement Remodeling and Home 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? 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 at the basement during the initial walk through. When the basement is unfinished with visible...

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...

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...

What Flooring Should I Use in my Basement?

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

The more resistant to water the materials in your basement are, the better. Your basement is naturally more humid than the rest of your home. Therefore the materials used are prone to water damage. This humidity combined with potential water events means your flooring needs to be able to handle moisture. For starters, rule out any flooring options that contain wood. These products will not be able to withstand the...

How to Hide That Unsightly Sump Pump

by admin / July 20, 2016

The lower level of your home is full of obstacles that may not be such an issue in the upper levels of your home. Things such as your furnace, water heater, sump pump, water meter, and various PVC pipes, can create a headache for you when trying to design a new space. These obstacles make a well thought out floor plan and creative solutions that much more important. One obstacle...