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…
How to Cure a Wet Basement
Water in your basement? Don’t call the basement waterproofing company yet. According to our expert, many basement leaks can be cured with…
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Here’s Why You Should Worry About Your Basement Leaking This Winter
Rainstorms aren’t the only time to worry about leaking.
How to Carpet a Basement Floor
Prevent damp basement floors from ruining carpet and other finished flooring. Install dimpled polyethylene to create an air space between the…
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…
11 Ideas for Organizing Your Basement
Use Empty Space Put that empty space under the stairs to use with a built-in storage solution. If your basement is finished, use the space to…
23 Tips for Drying Up and Finishing Your Basement
Add some value to your home with a finished basement! Check out these tips for making sure you start with a clean, dry space and then turn your…
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…
Man Cave Ideas
Build your “man cave” in a garage, a basement, a corner of the yard, or any other piece of unclaimed real estate in your house. Get…
How to Install Basement Windows and Satisfy Egress Codes
We'll show you all the how-to steps you need to install a basement egress window, from cutting a hole in the basement wall to framing the…
Installing Glass Block Windows in Basement
We'll show you how to install a preassembled glass block panel for a basement window. This is much easier than installing a traditional…