Online searches for “finishing a basement” have increased significantly over the past year, report Google analytics. Homeowners looking to update their lower level into a large open space featuring a family or recreation room have begun looking for inspiration on their remodel projects. Another search term trending was “basement golf simulator,” the report shows.
PHOTOS: First two photos, my brownstone remodel project basement featured partial-height walls to showcase loft details such as the machinist age lighting. Last two photos, the basement in Elevation Homebuilder’s award-winning parade home this year had a gym court, wet bar and family room featuring 10’ ceilings with no ceiling soffits that allow the space to feel less like a basement.