Man Cave Decor and Designs You Should Copy
Get inspired with man cave décor ideas from Houzz contributors. These man cave designs work in the basement, attic, garage...even the bathroom!
Basement Finishing Tips
Expert advice for a warm, dry and inviting space
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How to Finish a Basement: Framing and Insulating
Turn your unfinished basement into beautiful, functional living space. Framing basement walls and ceilings is the core of any basement finishing…
How to Finish a Basement Wall
Finishing a basement is a perfect DIY project. For a fraction of the cost of an addition, you can convert basement space to valuable living…
How to Waterproof a Basement
Is your basement always damp? Do April showers bring a wet basement along with those May flowers? Then it might be time to consider…
Wet Basement Repair: Curing a Wet Basement
If your basement is wet and your lawn is too flat or has too much clay to drain, you may need to direct your gutters into a dry well. Learn how…
Basement Carpeting: Installing Carpeting In a Finished Basement
Carpet makes a finished basement warm and inviting, but unless you use the right kind of carpet pad odor caused by moisture rising through the…
9 Affordable Ways to Dry Up Your Wet Basement For Good!
Strategies that will permanently fix your musty, wet basement
Permanent Fixes for Damp Basements
If downspouts and regrading don't cure your damp basement, the most effective solution may be a drainage system and sump pump, which will…
Drying a Wet Basement
How do you keep water out of the basement? First, try easy fixes likes gutters and landscaping. The next step is interior drain tile and a sump…
Damp Basement: Finding Leaks and Water Sources
Wet or damp basements create musty odors and mold. Solutions are not always easy, but you can track the source of the moisture with a few simple…