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Finished Basement in Hinsdale, Illinois

Finishing an unfinished basement is the most economical way to add additional living space.  The customers had a large unfinished basement that they wanted turn into additional living space.  In the finished space the customers wanted to gain a spare bedroom, a full bathroom, a bar area, a craft room and recreational area.

We did not have to do any prep work to the existing foundation.  There weren’t any previous water or seepage issues.  To ensure that the homeowners would not have to deal with future water or seepage issues a sump-pump was installed with a battery backup.

We constructed the rooms within the basement according to the layout that was created to give the homeowners the separate spaces they desired.   We installed all the rough mechanicals needed for the bathroom and bar area.   Since the space that was being finished was quite expansive we needed to install numerous recessed can lights, outlets and switches.  The house was built within the last ten years so we had enough room in the existing electrical panel to accommodate the new electrical.

After all the rough mechanicals were installed we installed drywall on the walls and ceiling and cement board in the bathroom to protect against moisture, mildew and mold.

We installed light maple cabinetry and cabinetry trim for the bar.  We added specialty cabinets and trim to the bar to give it a custom look.  We installed granite countertops for durability and style.

In the bathroom we installed a fiberglass shower unit for low maintenance.  We installed a white pedestal sink and matching toilet.  We installed a small cabinet that matched the bar over the toilet for storage.

A neutral porcelain tile was installed in the bar and craft areas for easy cleanup and on the bathroom floor.  Carpeting was installed in the remaining finished portion of the basement.


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