by Todd Ellner
November 8, 2016 Home Renovation

Looking for basement remodeling ideas?

Can you imagine your dark-crowded basement as the social scene for your family gatherings? What about turning it into the go-to place to have fun with your friends? With a proper basement remodel you can take advantage of all the space your basement has to offer.

One of the advantages that comes along with a basement remodel project is that the extra space is already there, under your feet. So you are actually going to use that space without having to invest in a new home addition.

Top basement remodeling ideas for Westfield, NJ

Get inspired by these fabulous basement remodeling ideas: repurpose your basement in a creative and, at the same time, useful way.

1. Create a playground for your kids.

Make sure you put carpet on the floors in order to create a cozy atmosphere. For extra fun you can paint the walls in different colors and hang pictures and paintings. You can add a TV where children can watch movies or play games. Add storage spaces where they can put all their toys.

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The carpet creates a cozy atmosphere.

2. Turn your basement into a media room.

The space in your basement is perfect to create the ultimate home theatre experience. Add a large couch, a couple of armchairs, a screen projector and you are all set. You can insulate the walls of the basement in order to obtain perfect acoustics and also to prevent the sound to travel outside.

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The perfect place for a home theater

3. Design a home office.

If you work from home, you can turn your basement into the perfect quiet home office, that allows you to focus on work. Add a workdesk, your laptop, your fax machine and all the other office appliances, organising your home office the just the way you like. Alternatively, you can turn your basement into a crafts corner – especially if you are a sewing fan, for example.

Tip: You can even add a comfortable couch in case you need to rest for a few minutes.

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A quiet home office?

4.Create a guest room.

If you are the kind that has guests come over on a regular basis, but you lack a guest bedroom to accommodate them, this may be one of the best basement remodeling ideas you will read today. Make sure you furnish the place properly: add a comfortable bed, blankets, pillows and a closet where they can put their belongings. If the space allows it, you can even design a guest bathroom. This way you have a guest room ready at all times.

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A basement turned into a beautiful bedroom for guests

Keep in mind

There are lots of great basement remodeling ideas, you just have to find one that fits you. At Gialluisi Custom Homes we always make sure that all your home remodeling expectations are met and exceeded.

We work with you, listen to your ideas and together we create the plans for your basement remodeling. After all the details are set, our home specialists are ready to turn your vision into reality.

Schedule an appointment

All initial consultations are free at Gialluisi Custom Homes. Schedule yours or call 908-206-4659 (FREE) and let’s talk about your dream basement remodeling project.

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