Having a bathroom in the basement can be a convenient option for some families, but if you don't use yours often, you may want to think of a new use for it. Consider the following ideas, and partner with your remodeling contractor to give your old basement bathroom a new use in your home.
Hot Tub Room
Adding a hot tub to your basement can create a year-round way to relax and soak in warm, soothing water.
Getting a new bridge in a small tourist town can be a big deal. It can provide your citizens and tourists with a great new item that looks great and is safer than an older bridge. However, citizens and tourists alike may be in danger of falling off the bridge without proper traffic control items. Renting these items and placing them up near the site can keep everyone safe from this danger.
When you have purchased an abandoned property, you still want to secure it from squatters. You can install a security system on the building, but then what do you do? Who is going to keep an eye on the system and the property? What about fire alarm monitoring? Answers to these questions, and how to go about securing an abandoned property until construction begins, are as follows.
After the Alarm Systems Are Installed
When you think concrete, you probably think gray, scratchy surfaces and skinned knees. The words "elegant" and "concrete" never cross your mind in the same thought, do they? Yet, there are ways to make your concrete floors elegant and beautiful.
Polished Concrete Floors
A polisher for concrete floors takes a high-speed sanding and buffing machine to plain, boring concrete surfaces and gives them the "rock tumbler" effect. As a kid, you may have had a rock tumbler toy, into which you inserted several rough, dirty, boring rocks and got polished stones out the other end.
If you have a slightly damaged or faded window frame, or you just want to change colors, you don't have to replace the window. Vinyl windows are often prefer over wood and metal since they don't splinter or rust.
Vinyl window frames don't come in many colors, but latex paint make to possible for a novice DIY person to change colors and cover damage. Here are tips to paint vinyl window frames.