Our basement finished. Spent only $8000 with everything

georgiapoolloverMarch 1, 2007

Here is our basement. We live in Georgia. It took us about t months working on it nights and weekends only. We used drywall, but didnt wanna finish it. So, we used a light oak paneling to finish the walls in the billiard room along with ceiling tiles on the ceiling that we painted a cranberry color. We also did not finish the drywall in the bar. We used ceiling paint and colored it to create a textured wall effect. The bar has a drop ceiling.

The bar was hand made by my husband. The plans were on barplans.com

The builder did the heat/air before we moved in. It was alot of work, but it was fun. We use the basement alot. I am still recovering from Christmas as you can see in the pics.

Here is a link that might be useful: our basement

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fnmroberts

It looks really nice. Congratulations, and you're good shoppers too. How many square feet?

    Bookmark   March 1, 2007 at 12:34PM
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georgiapoollover

I think we finished about 1300 square feet.
Thnk you...

    Bookmark   March 1, 2007 at 1:37PM
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jasper_60103

niiccce!

How many months to finish?

    Bookmark   March 1, 2007 at 2:19PM
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georgiapoollover

About 7 months working on it at night and on the weekends. The framing was easy. It was the drywall that was the pain.

    Bookmark   March 1, 2007 at 3:15PM
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