Why Invest in Custom Cabinets for your Secondary Suite

Why Invest in Custom Cabinets for your Secondary Suite

A basement secondary suite is a great abode for an aging parent or a good source of rental income. It also increases the resale value of your home. Some experts recommend that you install custom cabinets in your basement suite. Aren’t they more expensive than premade cabinets? Is this really a good choice? There are a number of reasons why …

What Value does a Finished Basement bring to your Home?

What Value does a Finished Basement bring to your Home?

Finishing your basement can add extra living space to your home. You can create a guest bedroom, a home theater or a craft nook. Add a home gym, a games room, an office or wine storage. Think about the possibility of a man cave, designer laundry room, sauna, or another bathroom. How about an in-law suite or a rental unit? …

Why Hire a Contractor to Finish your Basement - Econo Basement - Basement and Garage Services

Why Hire a Contractor to Finish your Basement

Your family is changing. Your kids are growing and they want their own rooms. You need a place for your teens and their friends to gather. A new hobby requires storage and a work surface. You need more space! Developing your basement is a great way to cope with your family’s morphing needs. It’s cost effective, will add living space …

How to Deal with Basement Temperature Regulation - Econo Basement - Basement and Garage Services

How to Deal with Basement Temperature Regulation

Is your basement cold, damp and drafty? This is a common problem! The question is; how can you create a warm, cozy environment where your family will readily gather? There are many steps you can take to turn cold, damp and drafty into cozy, warm and welcoming.  Insulate, Insulate, Insulate:  Insulate the rim joists and headers: Rim joists (wooden 2 …