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Daylight Basement vs. Walkout Basement

In the world of home design today, there is significant value in refashioning your basement into a more functional, stylish, entertaining, and lucrative space that adds to the overall appeal of your home. This expanded living space can truly bring a home to life, so in this article, the basement contractors here at Moose Basements take…

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Types of Basements

Basements are important to the design and functionality of your home. A basement not only provides considerable extra living space but also offers functional and storage benefits. This additional area of the home can be transformed or revamped to suit your personal needs and lifestyle. With that said, there are several basement types, each of which…

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 Basement Underpinning vs. Benching

Basements with low ceilings are a common problem, especially in older homes. A low ceiling can prevent you from enjoying untapped living space and added resale value. But there is a renovation solution to increase the height of your basement… Basements with low ceilings are a common problem, especially in older homes. A low ceiling can prevent you from enjoying untapped living space and added resale value. But there is a renovation solution to increase the height of your basement…

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How Much Value Does a Finished Basement Add

Basement finishing has become one of the most popular home renovation projects because of its excellent return on investment (ROI). When homeowners ask “does a finished basement add value?,” research shows that renovating a basement has an ROI of about 70%. For every $1,000 that you spend renovating your basement, you can expect to get $700 in…

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How to get rid of musty smell in basement

Imagine waking up one day to find a musty smell in your basement. Typically, the main cause is an excess build-up of moisture, forming mildew or mold. But don’t worry! In this article, we teach you how to find the source of why your basement smells musty and we also inform you on what to do about…

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Transform Your Basement Playroom With These Exciting Ideas

Do you need extra space for your kids to play and enjoy time with their friends? Your basement may be the perfect solution. There are so many cool basement ideas that can transform this unused area of your home into… Do you need extra space for your kids to play and enjoy time with their friends? Your basement may be the perfect solution. There are so many cool basement ideas that can transform this unused area of your home into…

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Multigenerational Home Renovation Tax Credit

The face of Canadian homeownership is changing. More and more families are taking care of older relatives, leaving many homeowners struggling to make space. To tackle this challenge, the Canadian government has… What is the Multigenerational Home Renovation Tax Credit? The face of Canadian homeownership is changing. More and more families are taking care of older relatives, leaving many homeowners struggling to make space. To tackle this challenge, the Canadian government has…

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5 Ways to Transform Your Basement Bathroom

Renovating a basement bathroom can be a little overwhelming, but there are a few different options to explore if you’re hoping to truly transform the basement bathroom in your home. If you’re looking for some one-of-a-kind basement bathroom ideas, look no further! These 5 tips will help you create a functional and stylish space.

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6 Tips to Successfully Paint Your Basement

It’s amazing what a bit of paint can do to brighten up a basement. Far too many homeowners neglect this space and simply rely on their basement for storage and maybe a laundry room. But adding some colour to the walls, floors, and even the ceiling can change the entire space in your basement….

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Vinyl vs. Concrete Basement Floors

Trying to decide what flooring is best for a basement isn’t as easy as it seems. Basements tend to be cool and damp because of their location in the home. The flooring you choose will depend on what you use your basement for. You might also need different types of flooring in the basement…

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