Basement Remodeling In Madison, WI

If you are looking for a professionally finished custom basement, or home bar system, you’ve come to the right place. We offer complete in-house designs which can include bars, offices, theater rooms, gyms, plus complete kitchens or bathrooms. We transform your basement into the perfect man cave, a great new space for the family, in-law suite, or teenager retreat. We are a professional full-service remodeling company, and since 1996, we have serviced NE Ohio specializing in custom basement finishing and custom bar design and fabrication.

Beside insulating pipes from cold weather, or trying to use heat tape, a very effective way of protecting pipes from freezing is to introduce a circulating pump into the water system. By installing a circulation system, the water from the ‘hot’ side of the system gets sent to the ‘cold’ water line. This greatly reduces the possibility of water pipes freezing because the water temperature …

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How To Maximize Space In A Small Bathroom (3)

Though not originally from Never Never Land, I sure feel that’s where I live some days. Renovations always take longer than anticipated, cost more than was budgeted, involve more work than you bargained for, and can be fraught with challenges. Don’t you love that word – challenges – it just rolls off the tongue, doesn’t it? Some days, not so much..but whether reno-ing a space or a hub, I am passionate about family, music, writing in all forms, and great food.

With three estimates to do the foundation repair, the chosen vendor warned me that there might be additional expense, depending what they found once they got the house off the ground. This should have been a major red flag. Over the past fifty years, the frame house had sunken deep into the Texas mud. really nice lens…lots of tips and info, will read more of your lens, congrats on …

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How To Make Your Bathroom Remodel Mold Free (2)

If you are considering adding another bathroom to your home but wonder if you have space, consider a wet room. These, properly laid out, can take up very little space. The absence of a shower cubicle opens up the small area providing ample space This not only gives you the added convenience of another bathroom, it will also increase the value of your home. Homes that have bedrooms that are en-suite are always preferred and thus normally command higher prices when put up for sale.

The floor and baseboards had been rotting away near the bathtub. The layers of linoleum by the tub had gone soft and discolored and the sub flooring underneath was soft. When the kids would take a bath water would actually go right through to the basement. My husband will always hang a wall frame too high. Thanks for this diy presentation. I know some these …

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Bathroom Design Ideas, Remodels & Photos

If you are looking to spruce up your mid-century bathroom, you might want to think twice before tossing out the grungy, scummy old medicine cabinet that is inset in the wall.

So, we went to a fancy-shmancy flooring store and got 5 samples to take home. When we picked one we loved, we knew we couldn’t afford $5.54 a square foot for our 93 square foot bathroom. So, we took that tile sample to our ‘big box’ hardware store and purchased something very, very similar for just $2.79 a square foot. With an extra 10% of tile added for mistakes and cutting, we spent $285 on a beautiful grey patterned ceramic tile.

And it was a brilliant idea from Melaine again that led me to these vintage botanical prints. I found these on Etsy. The lady I bought them from had an old book of botanical prints. I bought cheap …

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Top 10 Interior Decorating Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Three authors worked to bring this book together. There are photos and more photos of indoor and outdoor kitchen designs. This is a wonderful book for those who need visual aids for planning and designing their kitchens.

Opt for simple tile designs instead of inlays and other more complex layouts. Not only do simple designs take less time to install, but you’ll often spend considerably less on tile, as well, allowing you to save about $1,000. Keep in mind, however, that your bathroom should be a relaxing and pleasant environment with a little panache, not something that resembles a hospital commode.

If you are working with someone else on a home improvement project, make sure to have clear lines of communication. It is important that everyone be assigned a role that caters to their strengths. It is also important that all members of the team understand the role they will …

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Master Bathroom Pedestal Tub, White Subway Tile, Carrera

My ideal bathroom would be very large, roomy, with lots of sunshine pouring in from a skylight and side window over looking a garden. It would hold a jacuzzi or whirlpool bath and a separate shower. There would be a set of double sinks and a large mirror. The lighting would be soft when desired and bright enough when needed. It would be so spacious that I could set a small reading chair in it-no, I don’t mean the toilet, I mean a comfortable sitting chair. Don’t ask me why this is important, it is my fantasy bathroom.

Get material bids (delivered). If money is no object, just go ahead, visit your nearest building supply company and place your order and pay them to deliver it. However, let’s get real. Why give money away? (If you have more than you need, consider supporting a good charity!) Here’s an easy way …

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Bathroom Remodel Before And Afters

How often do you see a filthy spa bathroom with a mildewed ceiling? If spa owners let their bathrooms deteriorate like that, they certainly won’t receive many customers. No matter how spacious or well-decorated your bathroom is, it will not become a true place to relax unless it is sparkling clean. So the first step of creating a bathroom spa is to make everything look spotless. Pay extra attention to all the corners and hard-to-reach spots. Throw away old bottles of shampoo and soap that have been sitting there untouched for ages.

This commenter is a Washington Post contributor. Post contributors aren’t staff, but may write articles or columns. In some cases, contributors are sources or experts quoted in a story. Walls and doors were scratched and full of holes, with some yucky paint colors and wallpaper. The carpet was sort of blue if you looked between stains, and there …

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15 Kitchen Design Ideas Under $10,000

The Katlia Construction design team of bathroom remodel professionals come prepared to take on any project, big or small. Whether you just need a new tub surround or bathroom vanity to a complete gut and rebuild, our experienced contractors have the skills to create the bathroom of your dreams.

We also contracted with a much-liked house painter, who scraped, sandblasted and repainted the whole place. We changed the base color to a sage green, while the shutters and trim were repainted the original forest green. Yes, Katie, it’s pretty dangerous for all of us, but the elderly have a greater chance of slip and fall accidents, of course. Thanks!

In this final example the glass for the two glass panelled doors was salvaged from the front porch when we renovated it and replaced the old small glass squares with larger glass windows; storing these small decorative panes in the shed …

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Do It Yourself Home Water Clean Up And Water Damage Repair DIY.

Renovating your basement doesn’t need to be a discouraging task. It could just be time for an update or maybe you have water in your basement. Whatever your reason, choosing the right contractor to do the job will make your life a whole lot easier. Simply renovating your basement can increase the value of your house and add an additional living area if you sell your house. Here are a few tips to make it easier to choose a basement finishing contractor!

Now what to do with it. Billion ideas here, that completely depend on what you like to do? Videos games and movies – build a bad-ass media room. Pool table maybe? I love shuffle board, and they don’t take up a ton of room. Darts are fun and cheap. How about pinball, I have an old machine in my basement – I love it! Beer fridge, maybe a …

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Bathroom Remodel Tile Ideas

Washington State Kitchen & Bath can help you achieve the best in bathroom remodeling. After all, your bathroom is an important component of the home. Make your time in the bathroom pleasurable with a bath remodel. From walk in baths and jetted tubs to shower installations, new bathroom counters to setting bath tiles, we can do it all.

Good article Om, and oh so true about simple budget changes making a difference. I replaced the knobs on my undersink cupboards not long ago with wooden ones, and replaced the switchplate with a wooden one as well. Since my countertop is a marble simulation with the same colors, it really looks great. I’m sharing this on Facebook. Not surprisingly after a few days of this, Boyfiancé and his dad took it upon themselves to install the new toilet.

We have never had any major remodeling done but I know that it …

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