Haven't managed to get in here yet. Trying to lift the sealed lid and too scared to bash a hole in!This is what sounds like a hollow box in the cove in our loft conve... See more
I just bought a house with Knotty Pine basement walls and I want to lighten up the color. I love the wood and want to keep it but I don’t like the color. Can I just... See more
I want to dig out the crawl space and turn it into a basement but don't know how to build retaining walls.
I want to be able to close the room off for sound containment when needed but not have it look separated from the rest of the house. Right now, you cannot watch tv o... See more
Windows are INSIDE window wells, but window wells are UNDER extended bay window wall on floor above.
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
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
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
Hello!!! In my basement - which is a finished basement, and is used as my kids playroom - I had a drop ceiling. We recently began to remove the tiles and found a rode... See more
My husband and I are going to be updating our basement this year. It is dated - has a pool table I'd like to remove, along with lots of dark paneling. What is a f... See more
Ceiling and half of the wall are wood and big windows. The room is long and dark But has one big window and one medium. Please help me remodel the room where we have ... See more
I have the standard issue drop ceiling in the basement and the grid system is for 2x4 but the tiles are UGLY!!! Any ideas what I can do? I would love to have wood loo... See more
My new husband and I are disagreeing on how to finish our basement ceiling. I don't like the look of ceiling tiles and prefer drywall. He has the opposite opinion -... See more
not an egress door, just a plain open and close one, cold air comes in
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The rug is glued down to the cement floor in my basement family room. If I can - do I need anything between the rug and the laminate?
The hot tub is old and huge and I want to replace it with something more modern.
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
Progress is being made! As a change takes place, I'm posting the results.
So after 7 years in our house, we are finally ready to fix our basement "bar". Our plan is to use pallet wood to create a backsplash. We are also planning to build a ... See more