basement ceilings

kelleg69February 20, 2008

How high are your basement ceilings? I am especially interested in what people are doing in new homes. Thanks!!!

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fnmroberts

Ours are finished at 7' 5" with a 10" drop covering the heat ducts. This is pretty normal for a standard basement - a deep basement will enable one to have a level ceiling with 8" clearance. Our home is 12 years old if that is what you are considering "new".

    Bookmark   February 20, 2008 at 3:59PM
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charliedawg

Our basement has 9' ceilings. Most areas will have a ceiling height of 8' when finished. However we are working in decorative tray ceilings around some of the duct work so part of it will still have 9' height.

    Bookmark   February 21, 2008 at 7:29AM
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bungeeii

94" throughout the entire finished space.

    Bookmark   February 21, 2008 at 11:25AM
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