15 Things to Consider Before Starting a Basement Finishing Project
Turning an unfinished basement into livable space is a big project with even bigger rewards. The space is already there, like a diamond in the rough! Here's what you need to think about when planning your basement finishing project.
Building and Electrical Code Requirements
Who Will Do the Work?
How Finished Is "Finished"?
How Much Lighting and What Kind?
How Will It Be Wired?
Do You Want a Safe Room?
Installing Windows? What Kind?
Should We Incorporate Extra Food Storage?
Does It Have or Need Direct Access to the Outside?