From an increase in your living space to increasing the value of your property, there are a number of reasons why you may want to finish your basement. If you decide to do it yourself, this article from HomeKeepr gives 5 tips for finishing your basement. Please enjoy the article and give me a call with any questions you have or if you need help with any of your other real estate needs.
Source: blog.homekeepr.com | Re-Post Houterloot 6/27/2019 –
More people are choosing to stay in their existing home, expanding into unused space rather than going through the trouble of selling and buying again. If you’re in the same position, it might make sense to expand your living space by finishing your basement. The good news is that since the structure is already there, a basement remodel can be accomplished by a homeowner with limited construction knowledge.
Serious Considerations Before Starting Your Finishing Project
Basements are interesting spaces because at least some part of them are underground, holding back tons of soil and rocks. The fact that they don’t collapse inward is a testament to the engineering involved. Even though the basement concept is brilliantly designed, depending on the age of your home, other issues can quickly turn your project into a gaping hole for money to disappear into.
Posted on June 27, 2019 at 8:30 am by Tim Houterloot