Steps to Finish Basement

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Moisture is the number-one enemy to basements. It can cause significant damage to your home and pose a threat to the health of your family. There are building code requirements for basement wall insulation that you must adhere to when finishing a basement. it’s better to get things done right the first time than to …

Basement Ideas

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Are you looking to renovate your basement into a more functional space for your family? If so, we’ve got some great ideas for a finished basement that will turn your basement into your favourite room in the home! A basement is like a blank canvas that allows you to create just about anything you envision. …

Top Basement Renovation Ideas 2019

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Basement renovation ideas are all the rage in 2019. More so than ever, homeowners are now investing in their basement because they see a great return on their renovation. When you renovate your basement, you can pretty much remodel it to serve whatever purpose you have in mind. And there are so many extraordinary basement …

Smells in Basement Prior to Renovation

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Follow Your Nose Before Starting Your Renovation The inspection of your basement prior to your renovation should also include checking for any strong smells. Musty smells and mold spores usually are present in the depths of any basement, especially found in older homes that are more than five years old. As homes settle over time, …