Basement, Construction How-To, Energy Efficiency, Insulation and Energy Conservation
The porosity of a concrete floor can make your basement cold and damp robbing you of valuable living space. Today, floating subfloor systems offer homeowners a way to stifle the cold and construct a warm, pleasant place for a game room, office area or home theatre.
Basement, Garages, Organize
Equipping your Garage or Workshop with New tools and Supplies
How to Reduce Radon, Humidity and Soil Gases in Your Basement. Okay, first off, radon is a dangerous gas that has well known health effects. Radon is a naturally occurring gas that is all around us, outside and inside a home. But homes can trap the radon gas in the basement area and elevate it to unsafe levels. If you […]
Basement, Basement, Floors, Floors, Punch!
Here’s a three-fold approach to a new basement floor, including an insulated subfloor system, engineered cork flooring, and easy-to-install carpet squares.
Basement, Construction How-To, Flooring Installation, Floors, Floors, Laminate and Engineered, Punch!
Down and Done
Basement, Insulation and Energy Conservation, Painting, Stone and Concrete, walls, Waterproofing
Use a masonry waterproofer to conceal stains and prevent water intrusion.
Now that the cold weather is upon us, why not spend some time organizing indoor spaces that have been overlooked during the warm summer months? The basement may be a good place to start. Many homeowners have discovered that the basement can provide a much needed storage area for photos, important papers, holiday decorations and more – but only […]
Basement, Basement, Plumbing - Directory, Punch!
Want a quick project to spruce up your bath, kitchen, bar or powder room? Consider installing a new sink. Today’s sinks are crafted to not only suit your needs, but also your fancy. And there are so many design choices, ranging from farmhouse to funky, that the possibilities for updating your space are endless. Back at the Farm A particular […]