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Basement Refinishing 101

When it comes to expanding your home living space, one of the most effective ways to do it is to finish the basement. You can turn a full basement into an entire floor of extra living space. You may even be able to create bedrooms, install a kitchen, and add a bathroom. I created this site to share my experiences with basement renovations and construction. My hope is that sharing what I have learned will help others to see that it's easier than you think to finish the basement and create the space you have always envisioned in your home.

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Why Build A New Home Over Buying Existing Property?
12 December 2019

Perhaps you want to buy a new house, and you are i

Choosing Wood Cabinets For Your Business Bathrooms
8 November 2019

Choosing the right cabinets for your business's ba

4 Tips For Roofing Your Own Garage
3 October 2019

Roofing an entire home is a pretty large job that

Tips For Planting A Tree Near A Sewer Line
11 July 2019

Do you want to plant a tree in your backyard? If s

Why Build A New Home Over Buying Existing Property?

Perhaps you want to buy a new house, and you are in a position to choose whether you want to build a house or buy an existing home. You can go either way and actually enjoy your purchase, and there are pros of doing either option. When you buy an existing property, you have the land and the home already prepared for you to live in, and you can make a few custom changes to the existing layout for future growth and personal touches. Read More 

Choosing Wood Cabinets For Your Business Bathrooms

Choosing the right cabinets for your business's bathroom comes with a lot of considerations. You don't want to go with steel cabinets in your company's bathrooms when you are trying to avoid giving them an industrialized look that can seem a bit too sterile and cold. If you want to go with wood cabinets, then you'll need to decide on the type of wood that you want for the cabinets. Read More 

4 Tips For Roofing Your Own Garage

Roofing an entire home is a pretty large job that most homeowners are not equipped to tackle on their own. However, if you just have a garage or shed that needs a roof, you may be able to roof the building yourself provided you have the required strength, some know-how, and the right tools. Here are a few tips to help ensure your garage roof is installed properly. Strip off the old shingles. Read More 

Looking To Waterproof Your Basement? What Factors A Contractor Looks At When Deciding To Do Internal Or External Waterproofing

If you notice that water is leaking into your basement, you may be looking into basement waterproofing services. These services can waterproof your basement to help keep water out. One of the biggest decisions that need to be made before waterproofing can start is where exactly the waterproofing will take place. Most waterproofing is done either on the exterior of your basement or the interior. Here are a few of the factors that a basement waterproofing contractor will look at when deciding whether to recommend internal or external basement waterproofing. Read More 

Tips For Planting A Tree Near A Sewer Line

Do you want to plant a tree in your backyard? If so, you may not be aware of the potential damage that a tree can do to a home's sewer line. The tree's roots will seek out water wherever they can, and one place they will go to is an underground sewer pipe. Over time, the roots can eventually penetrate the pipe and lead to backups, clogs, leaks, and expensive repairs. Read More