The Most Amazing Video Game Room Ideas to Enhance Your Basement

Featured Image Sources: KDS Interiors, Inc. Movie lovers have their home theater, bookworms have a home library, and gardening enthusiasts have their flower gardens. What do video gamers have? A home video game room of course. We have seen some good video game rooms, we have seen some unique ones, and we have certainly seen some wild ones. For video game lovers, having the right place to play your games is essential to your enjoyment and comfort. You could choose to play on the couch in the living room or on your bed but your back will punish you [...]

49 Amazing Luxury Finished Basement Ideas

Featured Image: Sebring Design Build Getting Your Basement Finishing Project Underway So you have decided to turn your musty junk-filled basement into a warm liveable space. Or maybe you are already using the basement but want to style it up a notch. Basement design ideas are limitless. Whether you want a cool chic look or a more dramatic themed basement, the choices are endless. But before you decide on the style you want for your new finished basement, here are a few things to consider. First, what are you using your basement for? This will greatly determine what [...]

41 Incredible Man Cave Ideas That Will Make You Jealous

Featured Image: Sebring Design Build A man cave is a personal sanctuary where you can indulge your hobbies and guilty pleasures with freedom. It provides personal space for much needed me-time especially if you have a big family and busy days, as well as a great selling point for potential buyers. The best thing about it is that you have complete control over the aesthetics. So however crazy or unique you want the design to be, you can have it all. There are three important factors to consider when planning a man cave; location, style and furnishings. [...]

33 Basement Lighting Ideas

Featured Image: Brothers Construction Basements would be the supreme blank canvas. Must you go with a man cave or maybe a family room? An entertaining zone or additional living space? Regardless of what purpose you pick, for the basement to actually be a part of the house, you have to light it in that way. Tossing in a number of lamps simply will not get the job done. Basements have their very own specific challenges, including an absence of windows and low ceilings, which make appropriate lighting particularly important. But how can you obtain it? Lighting is among the [...]

63 Basement Wet Bar Design Ideas

Featured Image: Francesca Owings Interior Design The basement bar is an excellent addition to a renovated area, giving an excellent space for entertaining friends and family. In this post, we're going to discuss some terrific basement bar ideas. Turn your basement into a lovely bar area using these 63 basement wet bar design ideas for inspiration. A few installations, renovations, and tons of creativity could easily make your basement vibrant with life! LOCALLY MADE Knight Construction Design Inc. Enjoy your favorite game or movie with this transitional basement. COTTAGE STYLE [...]

29 Unfinished Basement Design Ideas

Featured Image: The Cousins Most design inspirations that present unfinished basement ideas are seldom hard to follow through because of the external conditions involved in the basement. Planning for a remodeling project of your basement will somehow make you face issues like the existing pipes in the ceiling, moisture on walls, and even mold on hidden areas. You might even find yourself giving up while in the middle of doing the project because of other issues that will arise. In the event that you have a hard time finishing up the whole plan, stopping midway and creating the most [...]

Basement Heating Options to Keep Your Family Warm & Comfy

Is your basement always freezing? Are you looking for some new ways to heat up your home so that you can enjoy your basement as an additional space to get cozy? There are plenty of basement heating options at your disposal, and a few expert tips for keeping your underground room warm all year long. If you’re struggling to stay warm in your basement, you can certainly benefit from some expert basement heating options. From insulation to fireplace additions, there are several options at your disposal to help keep your basement as cozy as the rest of your [...]

The Informative Hat Channel & Furring Channel Guide

Hat channels come in a variety of materials and sizes, and they can be used in applications with specific projects.  When it comes to renovating or rebuilding the walls and ceilings of your basements, it is necessary to understand how to use the correct hat channel for furring. Most basement renovation projects include masonry walls and possibly even ceiling assemblies. Depending on the type of wall you are going to build, whether it’s a concrete wall or drop ceiling, you can insert your hat channel in a variety of different ways. What is a Hat Channel? [...]

Basement Subfloor Options DRIcore Versus Plywood

When constructing or renovating a basement, one of the most important things you can do is ensure that your basement subfloor remains as dry as possible. This is the best way to prevent water from seeping in. It’s tricky to tell where water is going to come from, as sometimes it can creep in from the most unexpected of places. Plumbing, water heaters, washing machines, and concrete floor wicking are just some of the places that water can sneak in from. Therefore, it’s more crucial than ever to keep your basement floor as dry as bones. To achieve this, [...]

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Gaming and Pool Table Room Sizes

Let's take a look at a very popular request: a pool table room or game room. Who doesn't love having a space set aside just for fun? Do you love your current home and/or its location, but a pool table room addition or upgrade would make it your ultimate dream home?  Then why incur the headache and expense of moving, when you can improve your existing home for a fraction of the cost? But before we delve into figuring pool table room sizes for your new space, we need to make a few design decisions. [...]