Reasons for Finishing the Basement

The basement of the home is often used for storage, but in reality, it can add great value to your home and your lifestyle when you choose to finish the basement. Homeowners love finding ways to utilize space, and the basement is perfect for just that. Whether you’re looking for more space, more room to work, or another room to enjoy and relax in, finishing the basement is the best option for so many reasons. Read this blog to learn how a finished basement could benefit you.

 

Utilizing the space in the basement can allow you to declutter other areas of the home. Homeowners enjoy having a laundry room, work or utility room, or a studio in their basement, and finishing the area is the only way to create these aesthetics. You can expand the comfort of your home to use every square inch of space to your advantage. Do you want a spare bedroom for when guests come to visit, but don’t have room on the second floor? Consider a bedroom downstairs by finishing the basement. Include a small bathroom and kitchenette to make this space even more welcoming.

 

When you finish the basement, you don’t have to go crazy with expensive materials or high-cost projects. Don’t underestimate the power of construction! You can plan how you’ll group and space things in the basement when your project is complete. Most basements utilize an open-floor concept, so you can group your furniture together in certain areas to create a nice flow of the room. Decorate with rugs, accessories, and décor alike.

 

A finished basement is another room for an escape, for an outlet, or for a recharge. Do you want a space to work out or get away from the kids once in a while? Does dad want to watch football on Sundays? Do the kids disagree on movies or video games? A finished basement is a great space for families with a lot going on. Make it easier on yourself when you have holiday parties, or family at the house. When you have company visit, the basement can be a great place to host gatherings, or for the kids to hang out and play games.

 

If you had a finished basement, how would you utilize your space? Would you have family over more often? Could you host playdates, and give your kids a place to play, learn, and grow? Would you be able to have your out-of-town friends over to stay who you only get to see once a year? Would it be easier for your in-laws to come to visit? You are open to so many possibilities once your basement is finished and in full swing. Reach out to WORKS to see what goes into finishing the basement of your home.

 

At WORKS, we believe many factors contribute to a strong client relationship and successful project. It is our mission to not only provide you with an end result that exceeds your expectations but to make sure you are satisfied with our team during the entire process.

 

Our team of construction remodeling contractors are friendly, firm, reasonable and reliable, and believe in always putting relationships first with our clients and industry partners. Whether you are looking to hire a local kitchen remodeling contractor or are in need of a beautifully, redesigned bathroom remodel, trust the experts at WORKS!

By | 2019-02-11T16:05:02-04:00 February 12th, 2019|Basement, Home Improvement, Lifestyle|

About the Author:

Jesse DeBenedictis started his first company in the eighth grade, gardening and landscaping for local families. A few years after college, he realized that construction, from digging foundations to designing custom carpentry, was his first love and he founded WORKS. He says, "As a general contractor and a leader, you have to be constantly creative and on your toes." He brings that creativity, experience, and commitment to every job on Boston's North Shore.