Almost all houses in western country such as America and England were designed there is a basement inside. Usually it used as storage area to keep the goods that are rarely used. But basement also often changed become a family room that is warm and cozy. If you have a plan to utilize your basement into stunning family room, you have to consider some principles.
Generally, basement area is located in the ground floor of a house. Before you already use basement as your family room, it would be better to move your stuff to other room such as garage in a while to save them in order to make them do not interfere construction team when working. To support family room area, you also can plan the kitchen and bathroom area. Because of family room is gathering area for family member, you certainly need some food when you are enjoying the spare time together. So, you can pick up or make some food easily without you should be move to upper floor. In order to make it looks modern and fascinating; you can design the kitchen like pantry using an island design ideas.
After you planed the rooms, you need to consider several things during the manufacturing process. They are ceiling height and underground plumbing and water heater and floor design ideas. the strength and height of ceiling is very important to be noticed because ceiling in basement is floor foundation for the upper floor. So, it must have strong construction. And for floor plans, it would be better to use concrete floor to avoid the humidity. But if you want to use ceramic tile or wooden floor, it does not a big problem.
Then, you do not let to forget to install the lighting. It is very important thing to support the comfort in basement area because of it does not much receive sunlight. It would be better to give one or two small windows in order to the sunlight can enter into the basement. This aims make your basement family room does not feel stuffy. Minimalist windows design ideas are enough and you can add modern curtain to make it looks more attractive. And the last is after the room was ready to be occupied, add the sofa and table also television as your entertainment tools. Enjoy your time in cozy basement family room!
Published at Friday, August 26th 2016 by Leslie Gace
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