We have a 184 sq ft ceiling area in the basement, with sheetrock already on the walls. The floor joices(sp) show, along with the plumbing and duckwork. Also, there is... See more
My basement flooded 3 times before I could afford to have pipes going out to street fixed. Fixed pipes and had to pull up stick on tiles. The old asbestos tiles under... See more
My unfinished. basement is used for laundry, workshop, crafts, storage, and ping-pong! I cannot afford framing and drywall. Any ideas what I can use to cover this to... See more
We are moving into a home with a basement, it currently has a carpet, very dingy and ewwww. We will be removing it. The basement will be used as an entertainment/fami... See more
I have a 52" TV that I am going to be mounting on the wall. The trim around the TV is Black ( why didn't I think to buy silver back then !) The black is so severe n ... See more
Half of it is enclosed with metal siding. It's not all the way closed off. I would love to transform the shed into a (weatherproof) craft room / she-shed and open hal... See more
We are finishing a concrete block basement as an apartment. What is best way to waterproof then insulate exterior walls that provides maximum floor space? We had a ho... See more
I want to make a "grandmother's suite" in my unfinished basement with a bath, kitchenette, bedroom and living/dining area. I have some ideas of low wall to separate k... See more
My basement walls were painted by previous owners and the paint is coming off, plus there are cracks here and there (supposedly not dangerous). Would paint alone do t... See more
Can it be painted? And how? Or is there a better way to make it look good?
I don’t want to go through the mess of removing them at the same time its installaed in the basement, what floor product are available that can be installed on top ... See more
It needs to be easy, but strong and classy. Would like it big enough to support a mini fridge and have several storage areas for bottles and glasses. Any suggestions?
I want to open up my basement staircase which is situated between my living room and the front door. Right now it's all enclosed and removing the door to the basement... See more
Bought a house years ago and previous owners covered up the walls in the basement that had been wet. Removed all mold need to waterproof basement now
Want multiple light & moveable stretched fabric panels attached to the ceiling of a basement in lieu of "stud & drywall" walls. I am considering hanging the screens f... See more
We have a chevron wood wall in our family room. I have no idea what to do with it. Right now it is stained an orangeish brown color.... very dated and dark. Same thin... See more
Yet another basement flooding led to this homeowners desire for a more resilient solution. We prepped the floor (which had been covered in carpet glue) and applied a... See more
Hi! I just got a great deal on this sofa for my daughter's tiny 250 sq. ft. grad school apartment. Problem is, it has one arm. We think it will work, but if it looks ... See more
Where do you start when you are ready to finish the basement?