How to Install Laminate Flooring on Concrete Basement Floor

How to Install Laminate Flooring on Concrete Basement Floor 5 things you need to know about how to laminate basement floors and installing it in your basement: 1. Unlike hardwood floors, most laminate can be installed below grade as basement flooring and carry manufacturer warranties in doing so. Check the manufacturer warranty though first to…

Basement Tile Floor Ideas

Basement Tile Floor Ideas Tile for basement flooring is an exceptional choice. Big. Small. Rectangular. Square. Way too many colors, shapes and designs to even think of them all. One things for sure, tile floors in basements is never out of style. What we plan on covering this time around here at Basement Flooring Guide…

Inexpensive Basement Flooring Ideas

Inexpensive Basement Flooring Ideas When undertaking a basement renovation, you’ve probably wondered just what basement flooring ideas you might have available. If I’m not the first to tell you let me at least be one of them, basement flooring is risky business. Most factory warranties you’ll read about lead to a fear of imminent destruction…

Laminate Basement Flooring Design Possibilities

Laminate Basement Flooring Design Possibilities With laminate basement flooring you truly do have a wide array of design possibilities. When practicality is very important but a primary concern is to be visually appealing, laminate flooring can meet both of these needs and help you stay sane when the budget is tight. When most people think…

Color Design for Basement Flooring

Color Design for Basement Flooring When you start thinking about design for your basement flooring, the same will always hold true as if you were designing any other flooring. There are three basics that you will need to adhere to: form, pattern and color. Form deals with nothing more than the physical shape of the flooring…

Basement Flooring Colors

Basement Flooring Colors Together as a team, color, form and pattern can either make or break a basement flooring project. Based on the color you choose, the form of the material, or the pattern you claim, the flooring can dominate an entire basement or be part of the scenery to enhance other items you may…

Basement Flooring: Form and Patterns

Basement Flooring: Form and Patterns Continuing on in our little 3 part design series here on selecting the best basement flooring for your dream room, this would be the third installment which will undertake form and patterns. If you recall the first part in this series dealt with the basics of basement flooring colors. Then…

Floating Subfloor

Floating Subfloor for Basements Problems with your basement? Is it nothing more than a cold, damp, unfinished storage room? Don’t feel like you are the only one as you probably have a lot more in common with other homeowners than you imagine when it pertains to your basement. General rule of thumb is if it’s…

Basement Carpet

Basement Carpet – Carpet a Basement Installing basement carpet, or any other type of sub-grade installation, you need to make sure that you have a dry basement. These rooms are typically problem areas for a lot of homes as they are by their sheer nature a moisture magnet due to being underground. If you don’t,…

Basement Tile Flooring, Tiles For Your Basement Floor

Basement Tile Flooring, Tiles For Your Basement Floor There’s a lot of talk out there about whether or not you should use and how you should install basement tiles. There’s definitely some benefits to it’s use as flooring below grade as well as some things that you should be aware of if you go this…