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7 essential Tips for a Quality Refinished Basement

Deciding to take on a refinished basement project is exciting and a little daunting.  There are many things which need to be considered and adjusted for before you can successfully convert the space and create the image in your head.  Fortunately this guide will help you to consider the most relevant features and prepare properly so that you refinished basement is exactly what you need as well as what you want.

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1.       Damp

It is essential to consider whether you have damp within your basement or not.  This is the first step of a refinished basement project; before you can even contemplate the planning of your extra space.

You will need to walk round the basement with a bright light looking for cracks in the walls, places where water can enter and whether there is any damp in the walls or floor.  If you discover any, you will need to …