Posts Tagged ‘remodel’

Home Remodeling’s Bottom Line

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

By Jacques Bouchard There’s no doubt about it- the housing market is in terrible shape, and there’s no end in sight for the near future. Fannie Mae predicts a drop in the housing market of an average of 5-7% nationwide in the next year alone! Wall Street Analyst Ivy Zelman predicts that housing value is […]

Basement Subfloors – All you need to know

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

When choosing flooring options for basement rooms, carpet surfaces as one of the most popular choices, especially for basement family rooms, home theaters and guest rooms. Carpet adds comfort and warmth to basement rooms, can be easily installed and, if compared with some other popular flooring choices, it can be less expensive as well. However, […]

Making Space for a Finished Basement

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

How to Make Room for More Room in Your Home I did a little spring cleaning over the weekend.  Among other things, I brought four 60-gallon Rubbermaid containers into the basement.  Four. More. Giant. Containers. In all, I have three dozen of these storage units now– all filled to the brim with things I’m not […]

Total Basement Finishing’s Everlast Walls Qualify for Federal Tax Credit.

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

There was never a better moment to tackle that green, energy efficient basement remodeling project.

The Case against Fiberglass Insulation in a Finished Basement

Monday, December 21st, 2009

Fiberglass might work for above grade areas, but its use in basement can have disastrous consequences.

Designing Your Basement Home Gym: Step by Step Guide

Friday, December 18th, 2009

A step-by-step guide to building your own basement home gym.

Basement Systems Open House

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

You are cordially invited to join us for wine and hors d’ oeuvres to celebrate the grand opening of ‘The most unique office interior in the United States’: the treehouse! It takes place at Basement Systems on Tuesday, February 10, from 4:00pm to 7:00pm, 60 Silvermine Road, Seymour, Connecticut. The Tree House at Basement Systems, […]