There are many advantages to finishing a basement. According to the recent “Cost vs. Value” Report from Remodeling Magazine, a finished basement can net you a return of over 70% of your initial investment, placing it high on the list of most cost-effective home improvements, right up there with deck construction and kitchen remodeling projects. Moreover, your basement offers plenty of additional space for your family’s activities.
Whether your basement is a small room housing a fuse box, a water cylinder and some storage boxes, or takes up an entire floor of your home, there are many options when it comes to using the space effectively. Maximizing this space means getting the most out of the room, which could involve transforming it into a usable family room or creating functional storage. These basement remodeling ideas from JLR Home Renovation will help you make the most of this underutilized area of your home:
Before you turn your basement into an extra living space, you need to understand building codes. These rules are either set by your homeowners’ association or the state, and they determine what kind of building materials, insulation, changes and structural changes are allowed. [Read more…]
Upgrading your kitchen cabinets is a simple way to take your kitchen to the next level, and decorative colors, finishes and hardware can go a long way toward spicing up humble kitchen cabinets. JLR Exteriors Home Improvement, an expert kitchen remodeling contractor, talks about kitchen cabinet design ideas here:
Running out of space in your home? Maybe it’s time to invest in basement remodeling. This project can boost your home’s functionality and beauty without the high costs of a new addition.1620 With a basement remodel, the possibilities are endless. You can transform the space into an extra bedroom, a study, a bonus room, or many other options. [Read more…]
As with any home remodeling project, a basement renovation can be challenging, and you may be hard-pressed to stay within your budget. As the top remodeling contractor for basement finishing, we have encountered virtually every problem with a basement remodel. From the windows to plumbing to electrical concerns, there is a lot to consider when preparing for your finished basement. Here are a few tips from our experts at JLR Home Renovation. [Read more…]
JLR Home Renovation is the top remodeling contractor in the local area. We have been helping homeowners transform their homes for over 20 years. Our remodeling services allow you to customize the design and functionality of your home to meet your family’s specific needs. Today, we’ll share some tips to help you prepare your home remodeling budget: [Read more…]