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Amy’s Series: Painting Phase

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Amy’s Series: Painting Phase

by Amy Iverson / June 13, 2019

Looking Like a Finished Basement! A lot has happened since the last video.  The drywall is up, cabinets are installed, the trim & doors are installed, the barn wood and barn door are hung and the floor is laid. It is looking good!  I love seeing all the selections come together and so happy that the colors and textures work together. https://youtu.be/HfsNpXE8MpA Drywall Mess I was very concerned about the...

Amy’s Series: Ready For Construction

by Amy Iverson / May 30, 2019

Measure Meeting: Now that we have made our color and material selections, our project is almost ready for production.  Next we will be meeting with our Project Manager, Steve Marco.  At this meeting the plan dimensions will be verified, ceiling details will be discussed,  and look for cracks that could be issues.  We will also confirm how the crew will be entering the home, how the online calendar works, and...

Top 5 Basement Finishing Mistakes to Avoid

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

Finishing your basement is much different than remodeling the upper levels of your home. The basement finishing mistakes happen because the environment is much damper and humid, creating issues with moisture. Your basement is also where all of the mechanicals of your home are located, such as your water heater, furnace, sump pump, and more, which all take up space in the basement as well as create obstacles such as...