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basement ceilings

Posted by kelleg (My Page) on
Wed, Feb 20, 08 at 8:38

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


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RE: basement ceilings

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".


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RE: basement ceilings

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.


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RE: basement ceilings

94" throughout the entire finished space.


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