Whether you’re searching for quick instructions on how to waterproof different materials in your home or a complete step-by-step guide to building a study nook in the basement as a weekend project, we’ve got you covered with resources to help kickstart all of your basement home improvement ideas. We dedicated this section of our site specifically for instructional guides, as well as downloadable content for you to print out and have with you as you work through your tasks.
Keeping your home in good repair starts with knowing what could cause damage and how to find any damage that has occurred. Using this step-by-step guide to perform regular inspections will allow you find any warning signs of foundation damage early on, possibly saving you thousands in repairs.
It’s almost Halloween and it’s time for everyone to experience the spookiest haunted event this year: your basement. As long as you don’t have any actual evil lurking in your basement, you can transform your normal old ground floor into a bewitching basement attraction for the whole neighborhood to enjoy. Just follow these steps to make your haunted Halloween basement frighteningly perfect for all of your unsuspecting guests.
In the simplest terms, most kids just do not want to do homework. This makes trying to get them to work on it a nightmare for most parents. But maybe the probably lies in the space they are trying to work in. They can easily be distracted in their rooms or in the living room. They may just need their own area to decompress and work at their own pace, and what better place than a quiet nook in a finished basement that you can make for them?
Right now, the sun is shining and crops are thriving, but summer won’t last forever. It’s only a matter of months before winter returns and the delicious strawberries we’ve been snacking on all summer are out of season. What if there was a way to grow your own fruits, vegetables, and herbs year-round regardless of your location? With a basement garden, growing your own fresh produce all year is not only possible, but also very manageable.
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