Installing an Egress Window in our Luxurious Basement Dwelling!
Since moving into our Retro Ranch Reno we've been VERY busy. I already shared our main floor tour, and pictures of some progress. Today I'm sharing our progress with installing an egress window. As a bonus I'm sharing pics of our luxurious basement dwelling. OK… I'm kidding. It's FAR from luxurious, but it's not fair to only share the exciting and beautiful. Today I'm sharing the ugly real life that is living in a retro basement. Since we are living in the basement while we renovate the main…
How to Finish, Frame, and Insulate a Basement
With special framing and insulating techniques, your basement can be as comfortable as any other room in your home. Find out more about insulating basement walls and framing basement walls here.
The Secret to a Warmer, Drier, Faster Finished Basement
This article has been brought to you by Amvic Building System, who provided BobVila.com with a complimentary product sample.In an effort to carve out more living space—without spending a fortune—countless homeowners take on basement finishing projects each year. Some hire a contractor to handle the job from beginning to end. But others opt to do at least some […]
Basement Flooring 101
Surprise! It’s all right to install virtually any type of flooring in your basement. Although hardwood should be avoided, homeowners have a plethora of other choices. Vinyl, ceramic tile, carpeting, linoleum, cork, laminate—all of these materials, and even some less common ones, can be successfully used as basement flooring.If the good news is that you […]
What kind of mortar should I use to point a fieldstone foundation?
What kind of mortar should I use to point a fieldstone foundation? The old mortar is crumbling, and sandy mortar is falling out onto the basement floor. I plan to remove the crumbling mortar (see
Levelling Floor Joists | How to Level Old Floors
How to level a floor joist and get an old floor level again. Learn about levelling old timber floors, repairing and replacing timber joists.
Basement Waterproofing | Massachusetts
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Designers - What's Involved In Moving A Toilet - Fair and Square Remodeling
Why is it that the perfect bathroom remodel always seems to need the toilet in a different place? What is involved in moving a toilet? How much does it usually cost? Can the toilet be ... [read more]
Basement Flood Protection | Basement Flooding Solutions
A flooded basement can cause serious problems for your home, but SANI-TRED has a tried and true solution. Discover our flood protection products today!