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A Wine Cellar In Your Basement?

Do you like a good glass of Cabernet or maybe a deep red port is your favorite? Do you prefer white or red? One of the pleasures that many have in their mundane life is a favorite glass of wine?  Whether it is for a luncheon with friends or a banquet among family… wine is […]

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Some Ideas For A Basement Decorating Project

So finally you got your new basement remodeled as far as the basic interior is concerned. Supposing you left one space that you want to use for hanging out with friends. It’s not necessarily anything fancy like a bar or a living room type. It’s just a huge area that is practically empty so you can have more to do in it. Perhaps there’s a raised platform in that corner of your basement that you hope to open new basement decorating ideas with.

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Waterproofing For Home Basements Is Vital

Because the ground around a basement can become saturated with water after rain, it is important to make sure your home is properly waterproofed. Basement waterproofing can end up saving you lots of time and money that you would need to deal with a flood in your home.

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Replacement Basement Windows For Beginners

Choosing replacement windows can seem overwhelming. However with a little effort and education anyone can turn basement windows replacement into a do it yourself project. Most homeowners will have little difficulty accomplishing the project over the weekend

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7 Great Basement Design Ideas

Do you have a big, cold, wasted basement under your house? If you do, this is a great opportunity to turn that room into something exciting and in some cases even free up more room upstairs. Basement design ideas are as good as you want to make them and the more you use your imagination, […]

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What You Must Know And Do For A Perfect Basement Wall System

Basements can be a great addition to your home. They make good function rooms and they can also be an excellent place to entertain guests and to relax on weekends. You can also have your children use a corner as play pen.

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Easy Home Repair For the Basement

If your basement floor or walls are leaking, you’re probably at your wit’s end, frustrated and thinking of moving or selling your home. You need not worry. You can do this DIY project with just a little time and effort. All you’re going to need is some waterproof masonry sealer and your basement walls and floors will be like new again. The sealer is a solution that you mix with water to get a cement-like appearance. It’s important that the area to be sealed is clean and dry before you apply the seal.

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Steps to Adding a Bedroom to Your Basement

If you have a growing family, you may want to add a new bedroom to your house. Adding a bedroom can also add more value to your house. If you have space in your basement, then you should first consider adding the bedroom there. Adding a bedroom to the basement is much less expensive and […]

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Is Your Basement Surrounded By Clay Soil?

Basement construction in clay soil poses several problems. Expanded soil can bring about cracking in the basement walls, floor and foundation if proper precautions are not taken. Common movement caused by expansive clay soils also call for special precautions to be taken when installing basement plumbing. Its important to remember that pipes can burst if […]

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