A finished basement can add tons of living space to your home and boost resale value. Some homeowners opt for poured concrete or sheet vinyl for an inexpensive fix. But those materials don’t offer the sense of comfort and livability most of us seek. Luxury Vinyl Plank (LVP) is a hot flooring material for every room in the house and is extremely popular for basements. Doesn’t always provide the cozy factor for a home theater, guest bedroom, or living space Softens the hard concrete for a cozy living space or guest bedroom
Hardwood is pricey, and one severe flood can wipe out a significant investment. Install a sump pump to move water out of your basement.
Put groundwater mitigation strategies outside your home, including grading and drainage systems. If basement hardwood is too big of an investment given the risk, we can recommend attractive wood-look luxury vinyl options.
Whatever option you choose, you’ll need a moisture barrier on top of the subfloor. Finishing your basement can be a significant selling point for resale.
Cool features like a gym or home theater can be the perfect touch for buyers. Experts recommend high-quality carpet or luxury vinyl if resale is a priority.
With 21st Century flooring materials, today’s basements are a gorgeous asset to your home while standing up to the tests of underground living space.