Reader Project: Man Cave Arcade
Take a step away from the routine and into the game world with this DIY man cave project.
How to Get Rid of That Musty Smell in Your Basement
The first step in learning how to get rid of musty smell is to find the culprit.
25 Cool Ideas for Game Rooms
Used for both electronic consoles or old-school dice and boards, game rooms are growing in popularity for homeowners and renters...
Basement Carpeting: Installing Carpeting In a Finished Basement
Choosing the right pad makes all the difference
12 Tips for Creating the Ultimate Man Cave
Building a man cave ranks high as an exciting home renovation project and they deserve proper planning to turn that...
How to Carpet a Basement Floor
Keep your finished basement floor dry, even if the concrete gets wet.
Pro Tips for Basement Finishing
These are great tips on how to solve many of the problems you're likely to encounter when working on your...
15 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Buy At Harbor Freight
With its big-box hardware store selection at bargain-basement prices, it's no surprise that Harbor Freight is the go-to destination for...
Do Waterproof Coatings Really Work?
Do waterproof coatings work? The short answer is yes. We’ve used waterproof coatings in basements with great results.
Never, Ever Hang Stuff in Your Basement Like This
Instead, mount a clothes rod. The small expense in time and materials could save your house and your life.
Save Time and Money With a DIY Self-Draining Dehumidifier
If you forget to empty the tank on your dehumidifier, it’ll either overflow or shut off. That defeats the whole...
10 Things You Should Never Store in Your Basement or Crawl Space
Unfinished basements and crawl spaces can be a great place to store items you don't use all the time. But...
Here’s How to Keep Your Basement Dry This Spring
Because water damage is the LAST thing you'll want to deal with during your spring-cleaning.
12 Things to Know About Home Repair Loans
If you're a homeowner, chances are at some point you'll need a new roof, want to finish off the basement...
Here’s Why You Should Worry About Your Basement Leaking This Winter
Rainstorms aren't the only time to worry about leaking.
A Basement Root Cellar – Putting Up Below Ground
A modern-day homesteader keeps garden crops fresh through winter using old-time techniques and a basement root cellar.
Bargain-Basement Bench Dogs
Build this bench dog to make it easy to hold and work on ﬂat and irregularly shaped project parts. Just...