Hide Basement Support Columns – how to cover basement poles

Aug 05,2013

How to hide support columns in the basement? They are ugly and they seem to be everywhere we don’t want them to be! Support columns are just plain annoying! But they are another necessary evil in the basement landscape, because they are holding up our house! And NO YOU CAN’T REMOVE THEM, well actually you can… but ...Read More

How To Finish a Basement (The Pro Way!)

Jul 05,2013

How do I finish a basement? This is a really multi-faceted question, and I would need several chapters to explain it to you completely. I guess the best way to start to unravel this question would be by separating a typical basement project into the main stages of basement finishing. I’ve listed them below in the ...Read More

How To Order Basement Framing Lumber

Jul 05,2013

Your basement has been designed, your floor plan has been approved, building permits have been issued and your concrete floor layout is completed, it’s now time for the first major hands-on stage of the basement to commence, the FRAMING!! You’ve been dying to get your hands on some power tools at this point, ready to give-er-hell, ...Read More

Let’s Get Down To Business!

Dec 29,2012

This website is dedicated to those DIY homeowners who are thinking about finishing the basement partially or completely by themselves. Homeowners looking for answers pertaining to basement design ideas, basement building costs and basement construction techniques will find answers here. Back in 1992 and a few hundred finished basements ago…I was just like most homeowners, wondering ...Read More

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