A basement renovation done by an experienced, skilled remodeling contractor can yield many benefits. However, the ROI can vary depending on a variety of factors. Read on as we share a quick rundown.
Your choice of paint color in the kitchen plays a huge role in the overall look and feel of the space. Some colors evoke a calm and relaxing feel, while others provide a more vivid and energetic vibe. And then there are some hues that just make both homeowners and kitchen remodelers cringe. JLR Home Renovation, the trusted replacement windows company in the area, shares some of the paint colors you should avoid using in the kitchen.[Read more…]
For people who work from home, establishing a boundary separating work life and daily home life can be challenging. It can feel like a balancing act at times, with distractions such as active kids and the overall hustle and bustle of home living impeding one’s progress at work.
The size and dimensions of a space can limit the scope of any remodeling project, from to basement remodeling. A particular challenge that often comes up with basement remodeling is dealing with low ceilings. In today’s post, JLR Home Renovation discusses the obstacles that this can cause and provides some tips.
Instead of paying monthly gym memberships, why not invest your money in building your own gym? If you have a spare room or a basement, you’ve already got an ideal workout space right in the comfort of your home.
Installing a basement bathroom can bring a lot of benefits, especially if you’ve converted your basement into a guest bedroom, game room or office. Having a bathroom down there will offer so much convenience to anyone using the space.
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…]