A basement is often a neglected area that is a waste of space if it is not being used to its full potential.
Just because it’s dark, dirty, cluttered and dingy now doesn’t mean it can be turned into a very useful addition to your home. There are dozens of uses for a basement, often they are huge areas that can be framed out into different rooms, turning the space into a mother-in-law apartment or a good source of income as a rental apartment.
Here are some great ideas for basements:
What a great place to create a playroom for your children, you can be secure knowing they are in a safe environment that has been designed to incorporate built in closets for all their toys and clutter. And best of all they can’t get out while you’re not looking. As the kids get older, the room can be adapted into a study, or extra bedroom for your kids’ friends to stay. It makes a perfect place for noisy teenage parties!
Whether you plan a master bedroom in the basement space below, an extra guest room, or a teenage bedroom, we can do everything for you, from planning it out with our 3D visualization software, to putting the finishing touches to your custom-built cabinetry.
You may think it is not possible to add a luxurious bathroom to your basement – but it is! We have done it many times before. We can design it just the way you want it, from the crown moulding and beautiful lighting in the brand new ceilings, to the gorgeous new laminate or natural wood flooring.
A basement is the perfect place to set up an electric train, make quilts, or fill it full of custom cabinetry to house your treasured collection of pottery or whatever. We will be happy to advise you on everything you need, from the addition of an extra toilet, to all the lighting and custom cabinets, and any extra ventilation or HVAC needs the room may require.
Turn your basement into a bar room and sports center. Invite your friends to watch their favorite sports while you all enjoy a beer at the custom made bar. The hardest part about this will be getting them to leave! From the custom made bar to the specially designed and expertly made home entertainment center, we can turn your basement into the ultimate gentleman’s club or man-cave.
Maybe you have a small kitchen and by removing the washer and dryer, you could free up much needed space for closets and cabinets.
If you have even a small basement, we can turn it into an efficient and comfortable work environment for you. We can add fixtures where you can hang your clothes and add wall units to hold all the detergents and stuff you need when doing the laundry. Add an ironing board and you will have a fully functioning utility room and with the addition of the right lighting you will be able to see what you’re doing and attend to all those spots, stains and creases.
Love to cook, and dream about owning a luxury kitchen? There’s no reason why your kitchen cannot be in the basement. We are the experts on kitchens from the floors to the custom cabinetry and the floors. Turn your basement into a gourmet kitchen where everyone will want to gather and get together. You’ll have extra room upstairs, so you can put an extra bathroom or study where the old kitchen used to be. We would be very happy to help you plan this complicated idea.
Imagine turning you basement into a cozy home theater! You really don’t need that much room!
We can build all the cabinetry to house your home theatre, that can incorporate lots of room for your Nintendo Wii, your cable box, your stereo components and the all that ugly wiring and cabling, and add lots of extra closet room for you to stow all your DVDs and leave room for more to come!
Add some maroon paint and wall sconces, an exit sign and the right seating and you can look forward to saving a lot of money on taking the family out to see a movie.
Popcorn – it’s upstairs, make your own for 50 cents and not $8!
The perfect poolroom is right under your feet if you have an unused basement. It doesn’t take a lot to turn that big wasted space into a fun place to hang out with your friends and family. We can add a custom made bar if that’s what you want – you may never come out! We’ll discuss everything you need from the floors to the lighting and turn your thoughts into reality.
Increase Your Property Value
By converting your basement into whatever you dream about, you will be adding a considerable amount to the resale value of your home. If there are other homes similar to yours that also have basements, by converting your basement into a functional living area of any description now, your home will become far more desirable to a potential buyer.
The property market may suck right now, but it will get better, history has proven that, so be prepared and get ahead of the game.
Turn your basement into coolest place on the block, and enjoy our high quality workmanship and great decorating ideas, and then when it’s time to move, you’ll be the first on your street with a SOLD sign.
Whatever your plans are, we are here to discuss them with you. As experts in the field of home remodeling, we keep abreast of all the latest technology and products that come onto the market. From simple plans to the sublime, we are here to help.
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