Top 5 Ways to Utilize Your Basement

August 24, 2021 | Arlington Heights

At some point, most homeowners feel the need to expand their living spaces. One natural way to accommodate this need is by finishing the basement. Whether you want a home office, spare bedroom, or home gym, Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling can turn your basement dreams into a reality. 

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7 Factors to Consider Before Finishing Your Basement: Part 2

August 27, 2020 | Basement Remodeling

Many homeowners dream of increasing the square footage of their home, but think a costly addition is their only option. However, the team at Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling specializes in increasing existing living space through basement finishing and remodeling. Our design team will work with you to transform your gloomy basement into a useful, inviting living space. To learn if a basement remodel is right for you, consider seven factors before taking the plunge. Factors 1 – 4 were presented in our previous post; the remaining three factors are discussed below.

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7 Factors to Consider Before Finishing Your Basement: Part 1

June 24, 2020 | Basement Remodeling

Want to increase your home’s living space without building an addition? Finishing the basement is a great place to start. While this task may seem daunting, the team at Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling can transform your gloomy dungeon into a cozy, inviting living space. If you’re considering a basement remodel, there are 7 primary factors to consider before taking the plunge.

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5 Things to Consider Before Finishing Your Basement

December 27, 2018 | Basement Remodeling

When your home feels too small, you may be tempted to build an addition. But for homeowners with unfinished basements, additions are generally costly and unnecessary. At Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling, we can transform your Schaumburg basement from a dark, dusty storage spot to a happy hangout for the whole family. Before remodeling your basement, here are 5 things you need to consider.

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3 Easy Ways to Increase Living Space in Your Home

June 29, 2018 | Basement Remodeling

You love your home and as your family grows, you may have to come up with creative ways to maximize your space to make it work for your ever-changing needs. You can improve your Schaumburg home and make it more functional for your growing family. The experts at Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling have compiled three ways to increase your living space without buying a new home.

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Family-Friendly Home Improvements

December 21, 2017 | Basement Remodeling

The end of a calendar and the approach of the New Year often leave us feeling introspective. For many people, those thoughts turn towards family and how to create a home environment where everyone feels comfortable and included while still maintaining a sense of independence. The professionals at Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling have put together some ideas to help you set up your physical space to make it more family-friendly. We’ve included home improvements that range from tweaking your kitchen to basement remodeling, so you’re bound to find a few ideas that fit your home and family.

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Turn a Basement into a Media Room

October 27, 2015 | Basement Remodeling

At Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling, we complete a large number of basement remodeling projects each year. What many people want in a finished basement is a designated entertaining space. And we don’t blame them! Many of us are spending more evenings on Netflix, gaming, or watching the latest sporting event. Therefore, a designated media room where you can enjoy these hobbies and downtime activities may be a great use for your finished basement.

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The Cost vs. Value of Basement Remodeling

February 24, 2015 | Basement Remodeling

Your dark, grungy basement is not a welcoming site. No one in your family wants to set foot downstairs, let alone spend substantial time down there. As a result, you’ve been considering basement remodeling. But are you wondering whether the cost of basement remodeling is worth the return on investment? Allow us at Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling to help you decide whether basement remodeling is right for you.

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The Benefits of Basement Finishing

September 1, 2014 | Basements

Is your basement currently unsightly? Do you try to steer clear of heading downstairs, unless you have to throw in a load of laundry or dig something out of storage? Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling of Schaumburg, IL, recommends that you turn that creepy, outdated, or unused space into a livable area for you and your family. Consider the following benefits of basement finishing from Tom’s Best.

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Basement Finishing for an Exercise Room

August 3, 2011 | Basements

A great way to increase the amount of living space in your home is finishing your basement. There are a number of things you can do in a finished basement, but a home gym is a very popular choice. Working out in your home is convenient, but gym equipment can clutter your home. A finished basement is a great option for an exercise room because it has the least amount of foot traffic. As with any Arlington Heights home improvement project, you must research before you can begin the basement finishing. Make sure you have enough space in the basement for exercise equipment. Measure your basement for height and width. Draw up a working layout of the space and the equipment on paper or on the computer. If you need space for aerobic exercise, you may want to consider installing a mirror on the wall. Consider rubber flooring rather than … Continued

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