Basement waterproofing is the most common request our team gets in addition to remodeling. Remodeling your basement can be a great way to add extra functional space to a home. You can use this space for a variety of things. Many homeowners convert their basements into entertainment rooms, rec rooms, bedrooms or live-in apartments. Fort Wayne Remodeling offers basement remodel and renovation services for customers in Fort Wayne IN. Basement windows are extremely important in completing a great remodel. We have years of experience remodeling all types of basements. Remodeling a basement can present unique challenges to a contractor. Our team has the experience and training to handle any problems that arise during a basement remodel. You can learn more about our basement remodeling and renovation services below.
Benefits of a Basement Remodel
A basement remodel is a cost-effective way of adding additional living space to a home. It is much cheaper than adding an addition to a home and can provide substantial additional living space. Basements are naturally insulated and require less heating and cooling than your home. This will save you money on utility bills over an addition as well. Basements can be used for a wide variety of functions. Entertainment rooms and rec rooms are increasingly popular with homeowners and basements are a perfect place for them. A finished basement will also increase the value of your home.
Basement Remodel Ideas
There are countless things you can do with a finished basement. Entertainment rooms are a very popular use of a finished basement. The natural darkness and soundproofing make a basement perfect for your home theater. You can use a basement as a live-in apartment. We can design and build an apartment that you could rent into your basement. Add a play area for your kids or a hobby room for yourself. The options are limitless. Not sure what you want to use your new basement for? Let our team help you come up with the perfect basement design.
Remodeling a basement is a complex and difficult task. Our team has years of experience designing and building basements that are safe, functional and beautiful. We will examine and assess your basement before any construction begins. Moisture tests will ensure your basement meets waterproof standards. It’s important to confirm foundation waterproofing before moving forward in a project because no one likes a wet basement. We will install flooring, insulation, drywall, wiring, lighting, and more. We will provide expert installation that won’t disrupt your daily life. Your basement will be finished in no time. We offer a wide range of finished basement options and will guide you through choosing the right basement for your needs and budget. Wondering how to waterproof a basement? Just give us a call for the best wet basement solutions and basement even waterproofing paint.
Basement Remodeling Challenges
Remodeling a basement presents unique challenges to any contractor. We will assess your basement before any remodeling begins to ensure your basement is safe for remodeling. Moisture and water are our main concern when assessing a basement. If you have major moisture issues, we may not be able to renovate your basement safely. Do you have a very low ceiling in your basement? Building codes normally require 7 – 7.5 feet in clearance. A basement bedroom will require an egress (exit point). Low hanging pipes can be a problem that will also need to be solved.