I just went through a divorce and am purchasing a cute little house in town. In the basement is some unfinished sheet rock. It has been put up but that is as far as... See more
How can I improve the appearance of my concrete walls, concrete floor of my basement laundry area? The house is 55 yrs. old, and we have updated throughout, but not t... See more
Would like a finished basement but emptying the basement is a scary task. Help :)
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
Like many baby boomers, my elderly father moved to assisted living and I'm stuck with what do I do with "stuff". We've done resale shops for furniture, garage sales, ... See more
Can't add lighting but would like to maybe paint it.
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
The basement is halfway finished, it had carpet on concrete. It flooded down there nd he ripped up half of the carpet. I thought if we put tile on the concrete,it pos... See more
I have recently bought a 3 bdrm bungalow with a great basement that needs some updating.I need to tackle the flooring, some drywall, painting and ceiling patching. Pr... See more
About 30 years ago we stained the tongue and grove, rough sawn paneling It served us well while the kids were young, but we would now like to update it a bit. Also, ... See more
not an egress door, just a plain open and close one, cold air comes in
The downstairs family room is so dark and has a used brick fireplace, can it be painted? Help!
We will be remodeling our basement soon and I would love to know what to do to make it water tight.
Bedroom converted to my "Escape Room". What type of furniture and decor would look good in here? Going for cozy look... purposes of room are to watch TV, work, and na... See more
Our Family room is wall to wall paneling. I have not seen this type of paneling before and the "nails" are wood also. Would love ideas for either painting/white washi... See more
I purchased a home with an unfinished basement. It has framing/installation/some electrical and roughed in plumbing. So I spoke with an Licensed electrician about wir... See more
Where do you start when you are ready to finish the basement?
Progress is being made! As a change takes place, I'm posting the results.
We are finishing our basement and I am having the electrician hardwire in wall sconces because we have wood beams in the ceiling. So the only nighttime light I will h... See more
We have an unfinshed, poured concrete wall basement that has two canning pantries built in. The pantries are about 4' square, concrete walls, with homemade wooden she... See more