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Title:
Basements : your guide to planning and remodeling
Author:
Marshall, Paula.
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Des Moines, Iowa : Better Homes and Gardens Books, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
112 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
At head of title: Better homes and gardens.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Added Uniform Title:
Better homes and gardens.
ISBN:
9780696208973
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This guide helps readers assess the remodelling potential of their basement or cellar. Tips are offered for planning space effectively, costing improvements, and overcoming common problems. A template kit with graph paper is included.


Author Notes

Better Homes & Gardens Magazine Better Homes and Gardens is a home and family magazine for people who want to make those things the focal points of their lives. It provides the readers with information to make more informed decisions and covers subjects such as education, parenting, travel, gardening, health, cars, money-management and home entertainment. The magazine also includes recipes and home improvement topics from decorating to do-it-yourself projects.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Phase 1 Thinking About New Spaces
Chapter 1 Evaluate--Questions and Answersp. 4
Phase 2 Exploring Your Options
Chapter 2 Using Your Basementp. 14
Chapter 3 Refining the Spacep. 36
Phase 3 Fundamentals of a Livable Basement
Chapter 4 Keeping Basements Dryp. 54
Chapter 5 Elements of Stylep. 64
Phase 4 Planning Basement Rooms
Chapter 6 Planning Your New Spacep. 76
Chapter 7 What Will It Cost?p. 96
Chapter 8 Working With a Contractorp. 110