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Partial Basement Finishing

Partial basement finishing is a great option when you need more space but don't have a large enough budget to finish the entire basement.

Friday, January 12th, 2018

The Case Against Building Trends

Sheds are trending right now. Not practical garden sheds for your rakes and lawn mower, but chandeliered sheds with extravagant windows and built in bookshelves. A glamor...

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

A Basement Pantry

Utilitarian does not mean unfinished. Pantries should be welcoming spaces. If your pantry lies within the depths of your dank basement, are you going to feel good about t...

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Finished Basements are great for musicians!

With a finished basement, you can create the space for unlimited practice time in your home.

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

4 Ways Plants Improve your Basement

Even finished basements can look dark and small without the right styling. Plants improve the overall look and feel of your basement.

Monday, November 20th, 2017

5 Reasons Why Your Finished Basement Should Feel Like Part of Your Home

Many people see their basements as separate from their home. It may be a dark space used only for storage. Or a space devoted to one activity. We see basements devoted to...

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

All About Basement to Beautiful Wall Panels

Let me take the mystery out of our wall panels. In this paper, I'll go over the specs and purpose of the Basement to Beautiful Wall Panels.

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Make a List!

Take some time to really think about what is important to you. When you call Total Basement Finishing to plan your finished basement, you'll know exactly what you need an...

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Basement Building Codes

When thinking about finishing your basement, remember to choose professionals who are familiar with basement codes, who pull permits, and who will work responsibly.

Friday, September 15th, 2017

Water Damage!

Water can cause huge issues in unfinished basements... and can completely destroy finished basements. Water can destroy carpeting, melt drywall, and cause mold in insulat...

Monday, July 10th, 2017

What's behind the panels?

But if you're thinking about using our system, you'll want to know what goes behind these lovely walls. After all, beauty is nice, but it won't keep the winter chill out ...

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

How to Have Hardwood Floors in Your Damp Basement

Now it is entirely possible for you to have "hardwood" floors in your basement!

Monday, June 26th, 2017

Basement Lounge

Total Basement Finishing is neutral, you (or the next homeowner) won't have to remodel to change the look of your lounge.

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Maximize Your New Basement

Many homeowners don't know how to divide their new space. Their upstairs homes are usually divided into traditional household rooms: kitchen, dining room, living room, ba...

Monday, June 12th, 2017

The In-Law Kitchen

If you don't want to add a large addition to your home or worry about bringing plumbing/electrical/HVAC to a space without these already close by, building an in-law apar...

Monday, June 5th, 2017

Basement Bathroom

If you live in a dense neighborhood, it is likely you might not be able to easily add an addition on to your home. Zoning laws can be pretty strict, and adding more squar...

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Organizing Your Basement

Once your basement is finished, why not use this opportunity to get organized? You can show off your newly finished and organized space to friends and family!

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Decorate Your Finished Basement

How do you turn windowless walls and low ceilings into welcoming and comfortable rooms? We've been working on basements for a while, and we have a few great ideas for you...

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Return on Investment for Basement Remodel

Cost vs. Value for Basement Remodel

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

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