Archive for January, 2010
Say, if you have already made the conscious decision of doing up the basement then this is just what you need to know. You have also realized that it is not your cup of tea and need a professional contractors help to do up the same. Then these few ideas would help you to prepare yourself for basement remodelling with your contractor.
Ask your contractor what is the duration required for remodelling the basement and ensure that the basement is not used or required for that tenure. Most of the times, the basements have leaks and cracks that lets moisture accumulate on them. Ask your contractor, to detect the problem and ensure that that is rectified. Other wise no matter how much you may spend on remodelling, it would be of no use.
Sit with your contractor and find out what are the exact things that need to be done to the room, so that all the essential stuff can be bought in advance.