Low Cost Basement Finishing Ideas

So you’d like to learn what a concrete stained floor really is and what it takes to install one yourself. Do It Yourself Concrete Stain floors are relatively easy to install and are an allergen free, durable and low maintenance flooring solution that is rapidly gaining popularity. The reason is that they can be installed for less than a $0.65 if you do them yourself and if properly maintained can last for a lifetime. There are many floors across the USA that were installed several decades ago and still look great today. Sounds Great doesn’t it well let’s take a closer look.

Other major concerns to do with basements include humidity and condensation. Moist, humid air is heavy, which means it will sink to the basement, which is naturally the lowest part of the house. With cool surfaces such as the concrete slab floor, the humid air condenses on contact, which can cause mildew and mold among other problems. The post on the stairs came out of a very old house my granddaughter owned. We found it in the third floor attic. It is now painted white and railings have been added. I would be happy to answer any questions about water damage home or any other topic. Just ask it in the comment box below.

Adding padding will not make your basement floors any warmer than your existing thick carpet. If your existing flooring was tile or vinyl plank – then I might say yes, carpet and pad would make the floor feel warmer. Be the first to know about This Old House contests, sweepstakes, and events and receive special offers and promotions from your favorite home improvement brands. We’ll even send you regular reminders to enter our sweepstakes. rajan jolly, Thanks so much for stopping by glad you liked the hub. I appreciate the vote and share.

Construction Plans: A sample plan has been provided showing the minimum information necessary on the plans. Plans shall be drawn to a scale (1/4-inch or 1/8-inch equals 1-foot is preferred). The eyebrow window is well worth the search. Adding light and adding value to your home’s interior and exterior appearance is an investment for many years to come.

We eat all of our meals here, and the kids love sitting here to color and work on craft projects. It’s been a big hit in our family! And when the kids have friends over they usually end up squeezing 3 in on each side. We offer a 12-month guarantee on our work. If you believe our labor is unacceptable, you can feel confident knowing we will send a contractor back to make corrections.