Design Ideas for Basements, 2nd Edition

Paperback | August 19, 2008

byWayne Kalyn

not yet rated|write a review
Design Ideas for Basements presents hundreds of ideas for turning a basement into stylish, comfortable living space. It also provides the information a homeowner needs to know before embarking on the project, including advice regarding permits, how to tackle moisture issues, providing light and access, and camouflaging the furnace and pipes.Many examples of finished projects are featured: media and game rooms, home theaters, laundry facilities, offices, wine cellars, guest quarters, familiy rooms, built-in storage and closet, plus and more.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$20.88 online
$21.95 list price
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25
Prices may vary. why?
Please call ahead to confirm inventory.

From the Publisher

Design Ideas for Basements presents hundreds of ideas for turning a basement into stylish, comfortable living space. It also provides the information a homeowner needs to know before embarking on the project, including advice regarding permits, how to tackle moisture issues, providing light and access, and camouflaging the furnace and pipes.Many examples of finished projects are featured: media an...

From the Jacket

Looking for a way to create more living space without building a costly addition? Design Ideas for Basements has the answer. See what other homeowners have done to stretch their space and their remodeling dollars by making their basements livable and stylish.

Wayne Kalyn is a freelance writer and editor. Previously, he was Editorial Director of Health Books at Reader's Digest, as well as the Project Editor of 1001 Do-It-Yourself Hints and Tips (Reader's Digest Books). He was also the Senior Editor at Men's Journal Magazine.Wayne Kalyn is a graduate of Syracuse University. He lives in Cranford, NJ.Wayne Kalyn is a freelance writer and editor. Previously, he was Editorial D...

other books by Wayne Kalyn

1001 idées de moulures
1001 idées de moulures

Hardcover|Sep 19 2007

$9.95

1001 Ideas for Trimwork
1001 Ideas for Trimwork

Paperback|Oct 1 2005

$24.45 online$27.95list price(save 12%)
Format:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 10.88 × 8.5 × 0.5 inPublished:August 19, 2008Publisher:FOX CHAPEL PUBLISHINGLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1580114245

ISBN - 13:9781580114240

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Introduction

Ch. 1. Laundry and Storage
Laundry RoomsMudroomsStorage Ideas Ch 2. Exercise & Game Rooms

 Home-fitness CenterGame Rooms

Ch 3. Media Rooms 

Media EquipmentIt's Show Time

Ch 4. Fun Spaces 

Kids' Play SpaceHobby SpaceGathering Spots

Ch 5. Wine Storage and Bars 

Wine CellarsWet bars

Ch 6. Architectural Elements

Neat IdeasStairwaysIt's in the Details

Ch 7. Personal Space

An Extra Half BathAn Additional Full BathLighting and VentilationSaunas

Ch 8. Workshops

Making PlansWorkbenchesTool Storage

Ch 9. Making it Home 

Light + WarmthCozy KitchensRelaxation

Ch 10. Home Offices

A Place for BusinessIlluminating IdeasSavvy Storage

Resource Guide

Glosssary

Index

Photo Credits