Unfinished Basement Ideas

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Unfinished Basement Ideas

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Amy & Todd's Mod Chicago Home House Tour | Apartment Therapy -- I really like this unfinished basement

Amy & Todd's Mod Chicago Home House Tour

  • Allyson Randall
    Allyson Randall

    love the lights

Must haves for a dream recreation /game room in a finished or unfinished basement. Just give me a ping pong table, mini fridge and flatscreen TV, and we are set!

Six Basement Rec Room Must Haves

  • Allyson Randall
    Allyson Randall

    lol! so true

Finishing a Basement on a Budget

Finishing a Basement on a Budget

  • Mama Sumatra
    Mama Sumatra

    LOVE these colors for the basement!

  • Cindy Foster
    Cindy Foster

    What do you think the flooring is?

  • Mom Home Guide
    Mom Home Guide

    I think the flooring is a laminate hardwood.

unfinished basement office

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Unfinished basement with beam ceiling, carpeting and built-in with flat-screen TV

Unfinished basement ceiling | Comfy Home


Unfinished basement flooring for kids...

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IKEA Share Space - faux built-ins from Ikea bookcases! Love it!

IKEA Share Space

  • Vero Cbna
    Vero Cbna

    For the basement

  • Ann la
    Ann la

    Nice idea!

basement craft room

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decorate stairs with removable wallpaper

Stairway to Heaven… - The Bold Abode

  • Tanya Herald
    Tanya Herald

    Time to build a second story!!

  • Liz Taylor
    Liz Taylor

    Tanya Herald I sent it more for the wall paper site. ha but if you want to add up go ahead ;)

Could use a curtain track system to hide the gray walls of an unfinished basement

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The Stucco Bungalow: Adventures in Tiny Home Improvement: Handy Husband + Pine Planks = Magical Basement Ceiling

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  • Deidre Glennan
    Deidre Glennan

    Can't read this blog unless you are invited. :(

  • Monica P
    Monica P

    Yeah, don't understand why it's pinned if that's the case

unfinished basement design ideas - perfect kid cave

Thrifty Decor Chick: January 2012


how to paint concrete floor

How To: Paint a Concrete Floor


how to build your own sliding door for only $40!

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  • Catherine Vandyke
    Catherine Vandyke

    oh my gosh, I have to do this!!!!!

  • Karen Keri
    Karen Keri

    Perfect to hide the clutter in your basement

Very detailed how-to on applying epoxy with flakes to a concrete floor.

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Step by step tutorial for staining concrete

Step By Step Tutorial For Painting Concrete


Use pegboard to cover the walls and to hang shelves in an unfinished basement. (They can be hung with wire from the basement beams.)

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  • Robin Robinson
    Robin Robinson

    Thanks, I'm glad I found your Pinterest!

How to prep cement basement walls and floors for painting

Painting Concrete and Masonry Surfaces | DoItYourself.com

  • Lauren Watson
    Lauren Watson


Parents of a Dozen: Painting an Unfinished Basement

Parents of a Dozen: Painting an Unfinished Basement

  • Kathy Hobson
    Kathy Hobson

    YEAH- WHEN??????

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    Mom Home Guide


  • Lena Botello
    Lena Botello

    you inspired me to paint my cement halfwall in the basement. well paid 29 dollars for 1 gallon of drylok and did one wall and it didn't fill in the holes in the cement. you did a beautiful job in your basement mine don't look good. one more coat tomorrow! thanks

This would be a fun look for a basement / party space

Glam Party Room - momhomeguide.com


Simple Dwellings: Organizing the Basement

Simple Dwellings: Organizing the Basement


i like the framed fabric board and who knew folding tables could look so chic?

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how to hang curtains in an unfinished basement

How To Hang 30' Of Curtains For $40 Home Hacks

  • Brook D
    Brook D

    Ok, so I am totally not crafty at all; can you tell me what café hooks are and how they work?

  • Amanda Peterson
    Amanda Peterson

    They just kind of grab on to the fabric. Very easy to use. I had a large print that I hung up as a curtain this way :)

Cheap way to cover unfinished basement walls with curtains

HouSeOnaShoestring: Unfinished Basement :Decorating

  • Allison French
    Allison French

    Wendy Miller French

  • tracie ireland
    tracie ireland

    good way to hide ugly walls

Could use a curtain track system to hide the gray walls of an unfinished basement

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