Read this before you finish your basement. This Old House general contractor Tom Silva from Prepping Basement Walls for Drywall
"How to Waterproof Your Basement: 8 steps (with pictures)". I think I needed this BEFORE the basement flood of LoL!
Soundproofing a Ceiling : garage music studio
Eclectically Modern Laundry we could replace our counter top with reclaimed wood then use wood accents to tie it all in!