Basement remodeling means making changes to the basement adding space and increase its usability. Some basements are finished while some are not .Some are partially finished too. Basements are part of the house in the US. It has a wide space. Many people convert it into a room to let it out or for their own use. Many people use this space for laundry, office work, storage etc.
Benefits of basement remodeling:
o It adds room to the house
o It increases the space at a lower cost
o Remodeling the basement will increase the resale value of the house.
o It can be most comfortable place in the house.
o It is very cost effective for remodeling a basement
o It can be done quickly and conveniently.
Unique basement ideas:
A basement is very versatile and can be converted into many anything that one needs. Using creative ideas one can restructure the basement into the following
Kids Play room
Planning basement remodeling ideas:
It is a smart way to use waterproof materials in the basement for walls, flooring, ceilings etc. PVC moldings and waterproof underfloor systems minimize the risk from water damage.
Since natural lighting is limited in the basement area one can install large windows and glazed doors to give it a creative look. Decorative lighting in the basement makes the dull atmosphere in the basement lively and bright. One can install lights on the walls to make it look bugger.
If the basement is being converted into bathrooms, kitchens or laundry space it will require hot and cold water supplies. There are various method available to drainage sewage waste and water to the existing main drainage lines. Macerating is the cheapest method of all.
Basements can be used for many purposes. Therefore it is necessary to ensure all safety measures are properly installed in it. Fire extinguisher, smoke detectors, ventilators, emergency windows should be must in the basement.
Using creative ideas and modern equipment’s, one can transform the basement space into anything useful as per the requirement of the family.