Negative basement space doesn’t have to be, well, negative.

Basements are great to convert in a variety of different ways, from media rooms, to home gyms, wet bars, playrooms, extra bedrooms, and more. Unfortunately, many times, basements can be designed with quirky design layouts that may create a random area or design element that is hard to use in a practical way. These areas I’m talking about are often referred to as “negative space,” and they can leave homeowners scratching their heads, wondering what they can do to make...

Adding a fireplace to your finished basement can serve many purposes.

Planning to finish or remodel your basement and looking for great ideas to complete the space? Adding a fireplace to your finished basement can serve many purposes. Of course, there’s nothing like the warmth and glow of a fire on a chilly winter’s night. This can be especially true in a basement where you’re more likely to feel a chill as opposed to the other living spaces. Fireplaces also offer ambiance and beautiful focal points to a room, making the room warm and inviting. Now that you...