Basement Finishing

Basement renovations come in all shapes and sizes. Taking an unfinished basement and turning it into something new is one of the most exciting things for a homeowner to do! There are some really easy choices like a simple storage space or you can go much further and create a home theater or guest suite or playroom for the children. Basements are a good way to add value, style, and lots of usable living space to your home with basement finishing.

Basement Remodeling

Some of the basement remodeling projects we have done are:

  • Man Cave
  • Movie Theater Room
  • Playroom
  • Family Room
  • Home Office
  • Home Gym
  • Bar & Entertainment
  • Spare Bedroom
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Here are some critical components  Decked Out Builders Will look for in your  in your basement remodeling project:

  • Town Building Codes – The building codes vary for each town in Northern Illinois, so you will want to know what is and isn’t permitted before you get far along in the planning process. 
  • Moisture – If there is a current leak or condensation problem, you’ll want to have it fixed before the work begins. Be sure to talk to your Decked Out Builders to get guidance and options.
  • Built-in lighting – It is essential in an underground space, even if you can incorporate some natural light. Track or recessed lighting is ideal for basements with lower ceilings.
  • Windows –  At least one window is required by building codes to provide rescue access and an emergency exit.
  • Flooring – There are many options for basement flooring. Make sure you know the advantages/disadvantages of each before you proceed.
  • Plumbing – If you’re planning a kitchen, Bathroom or laundry room in your basement, you’re going to need the necessary plumbing.