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With my family getting larger, it was obvious that we needed more space. Before we decided to build up and out, my wife and I thought of taking the basement and turning it into a family room. When the project was complete, we had a great place for the kids and their friends to hang out in a safe and supervised space.
The conversion did not happen overnight. We learned a lot about the basics of basement waterproofing, treating the walls to prevent mold and mildew, and even the wisdom of installing a sump pump. By the time the last piece of furniture was moved in position, we considered ourselves experts in basement renovation.
If you want to turn your basement into usable space, let me share how we did it. This will help you make wise decisions about contractors, materials, and the other aspects that go into the process.