Tag: basement-refinishing

40 Should I use a subfloor for a finished basement's floor? 2010-07-21T19:47:05.290

20 What is the best way to incrementally finish an unfinished basement? 2012-01-08T00:56:31.643

12 How do you secure wood framing to a concrete basement floor? 2012-02-17T18:03:09.093

9 How can I level my basement floor, which has a 4-inch dip? 2010-11-10T17:21:28.243

8 What does "new construction only" mean for Recessed Light Housing? 2011-06-13T23:24:18.790

8 How many Tapcons should be used to anchor a baseplate to a concrete floor? 2015-02-04T14:27:12.250

8 What are these metal tags attached to my poured concrete basement wall? 2016-01-02T18:21:46.677

7 Should I insulate a finished basement if there is only 3 degrees difference? 2012-03-01T22:04:24.927

7 What's the best way to level this basement floor? 2016-07-28T18:41:23.390

5 What to do first in a basement? Dricore then frame on top? Or frame and then lay dricore? 2013-07-23T20:57:40.617

4 How wide should I make my game-room if I want to fit a "full-size" pool table in it? 2010-07-28T20:12:59.750

4 Is there a more attractive alternative to a drop ceiling that allows easy access to the space above it? 2011-09-09T02:24:08.467

4 How do I install carpet tiles in a below grade room? 2012-09-02T18:55:46.917

4 What are the options for moisture-proofing foundation from the interior 2015-08-17T02:40:56.253

4 Basement Bathroom Plumbing - Rough in Backwater Valve 2016-01-12T02:01:26.840

3 How should I encapsulate a basement wall with chipping paint on a porous surface? 2011-08-28T22:46:52.630

3 How can I find out if a vapor barrier is requried for finishing a basement to code? 2013-07-17T19:28:32.557

3 Howto convert old basement slab into finished concrete floor? 2013-09-30T17:14:17.313

3 What kind of subfloor do most people use these days? 2013-11-17T17:21:34.410

3 Can the blanket Insulation in my basement be left in place when refinishing? 2013-12-09T22:33:20.960

3 Vapor and moisture barrier for "above ground" basement 2014-08-16T13:03:17.723

3 Wisconsin Basement Finishing questions 2015-02-03T17:12:14.197

3 Crumbling basement walls and asbestos 2015-11-17T23:03:46.010

3 Re-framing basement walls after flooding. Drain tile with no concrete? 2015-12-30T15:02:57.453

3 Mounting outlet on drywall furred out from cement 2016-11-03T01:50:21.630

3 Is This Basement Window Frame Structural 2017-07-13T00:34:06.420

2 Should I add a return air vent in a refinished basement? 2010-10-08T13:47:16.927

2 IKEA recessed lights: extreme clearance requirements? 2011-06-13T23:19:41.790

2 How should I finish around this hole in my slab? 2013-04-01T22:42:19.917

2 How should I remove tiles and backer board from my bathroom? 2014-12-31T18:52:04.973

2 Non wood basement panels 2015-01-15T13:58:18.897

2 Can I have two storeys in a 16 foot space? 2015-05-25T03:17:01.683

2 Noisy floating wall anchors 2015-09-28T18:28:17.043

2 Can I get bathroom permit in old house (1950s) which doesn't quite meet modern codes? 2016-02-11T03:22:48.667

2 Basement insulation w/ existing tar paper and studs 2016-02-22T15:21:28.757

2 Running wire to ceiling with double joist parallel to wall 2017-07-17T02:07:48.980

1 How do I build a firewall around my furnace/water heater? 2011-11-11T20:42:23.523

1 Is installing an egress window in a basement a do it yourself job? 2012-03-13T03:41:08.397

1 How do I interpret my furnace clearance diagram? 2013-04-06T12:05:05.807

1 How should I finish a basement with a pitched floor? 2014-12-27T20:18:32.043

1 Can I have an office in my basement without egress? 2015-04-22T13:59:39.693

1 What is the best and least expensive way to update my walkout basement? 2015-04-23T13:13:21.420

1 Do basement walls with metal framing and foam insulation require fireblocking and draftstopping? 2015-05-18T23:13:01.393

1 How can I refinish a basement concrete floor? 2015-07-08T19:50:44.407

1 Installing door in 2x6 wall (drywall only on 1 side) 2015-08-03T12:55:34.973

1 How can I make a new basement window fit the opening? 2015-08-20T20:27:11.310

1 Blocking above wall in the way of new ceiling 2015-09-22T14:53:53.803

1 Adding a connection to a sewage ejector tank 2015-12-24T15:49:32.963

1 Installing permanent support column in the basement 2016-01-03T05:32:32.187

1 Waterproofing a basement before finishing it 2016-02-15T21:24:31.623

1 On wall near floor or ceiling for supply ducts in basement 2016-03-01T19:46:18.380

1 How to insulate already-existing stud walls along block foundation 2016-04-15T21:12:59.330

1 Should I use transitions with laminate flooring to control the size of plank needed at each wall? 2017-02-01T01:01:59.853

1 What to use to encapsulate asbestos tile in basement? 2017-04-25T21:44:47.267

1 Recommendations for search terms - insulate wall between duplex units 2017-06-27T01:31:19.003

1 City Regulations 2017-07-17T10:54:31.457

1 I want to improve my concrete basement floor, but not too much 2017-08-07T17:26:39.233

1 Plywood over rigid foam over concrete: will I have moisture issues? 2017-08-27T19:57:13.533

1 If a basement concrete wall is 43 inches tall, is it possible to put in an egress window? 2017-10-01T20:09:41.010

1 Are furring strips over insulation in concrete basement strong enough to hold some shelves and a tv? 2017-12-28T18:39:04.730

1 How should I finish basement walls with half-height blanket insulation in place? 2018-02-02T14:06:25.097

1 What Pex system and re-design would you use for this small bungalow update - Floor Plans Attached? 2018-02-06T23:27:22.190

1 Leveling out a basement floor 2018-02-10T16:01:30.933

0 How can I dress up a boring drop ceiling? 2013-05-24T20:40:09.740

0 Turning a mobile home with a basement into a recording studio 2014-03-27T03:48:54.890

0 Holes in basement floor 2014-06-29T00:00:31.870

0 Will new bottom plates in basement allow radon penetration? 2015-01-07T19:00:18.050

0 Ceiling access panel or pvc pipe options 2015-02-21T13:06:06.437

0 Concrete caulk vs expanding polyurethane crack sealant 2015-03-30T17:06:52.597

0 Finished basement with just painted concrete walls 2015-08-24T04:24:51.393

0 Should I add a vapor retarder to an interior cinderblock wall as part of my basement remodel? 2015-12-04T16:00:09.567

0 Railing placement and removable railing systems 2015-12-16T16:20:09.530

0 Do I need a vapor barrier on an 8" pour + carpeting over tile? 2016-02-18T16:48:55.617

0 How to attach wall on top of french drain in basement? 2016-03-21T16:01:18.970

0 How to level out or grind down concrete basement floor? 2016-04-28T19:51:32.883

0 Re-insulating/finishing a basement? options? 2016-09-20T20:39:06.020

0 Is it possible or feasible to build basement walls without anchoring? 2016-12-01T02:56:00.790

0 Reducing sound transfer of finished basement drop ceiling on a budget 2017-01-28T00:03:32.217

0 What's the proper way to leave extra length of wire going into electrical panel? 2017-02-08T21:12:32.883

0 How to renovate a basement floor? 2017-03-27T01:32:14.573

0 Should one insulate rim joists prior to adding drywall if batt insulation already exists? 2017-06-19T16:23:15.683

0 How should I handle moisture/insulation as I finish my basement? 2017-09-01T14:36:07.633

0 Moisture barriers when finishing a basement? 2017-09-28T13:38:19.203

0 Rigid Foam and Fire Block when finishing basement? 2017-10-01T16:07:44.357

0 Basement Subfloor -- EPS + Plywood 2017-10-04T19:07:40.920

0 Looking for the least expensive way to level Basement floor 2017-11-29T04:51:40.497

0 How to paint indoor furniture with professional result 2017-12-10T17:51:10.340

0 Do I need anything more than drylok in my basement? 2018-01-24T16:45:24.500