Basement Finishing & Remodeling Blog

This weeks basement remodeling blog post is a 2020 updated guide to building permits and and their fees in Carroll County, Maryland.

Searching for more ways to make your small finished basement feel larger? Try these simple tricks!

Both Vinyl Plank and Laminate offer many different features, but either one better than the other?

Have a small basement and aren't sure what to do about it? Here are simple but effective ways to make it feel larger and cozier.

A basic guide covering relevant building, plumbing and electrical, permits and their fees for Frederick County, Maryland.

Recently discovered your basement isn't as comfortable or stylish as it could be? If so, should you focus on comfort or style? Find out in this week's basement remodeling blog post!

Remodeling a basement is a great way to breathe new life into your home and increase its overall value—but how much does it cost?

A simple guide covering relevant building, electrical, and mechanical permits and fees for Prince William County, Virginia.

A complete list of all the permits you may (or may not) need when starting a project in Fairfax, County Virginia!

A current 2020 list of permits (and their fees) required for a variety of different basement remodeling or finishing projects. Check out this week's post on the best basement remodeling blog around!

Current (2020) pricing & info about building, electrical, and plumbing and gas permits in Howard County, Maryland.

Some of our most recent projects from this year!

In this week’s basement remodeling blog post we’ll be featuring some of’s latest projects!

Looking for a way to make your home's basement stand out from the rest? Try these common engineering ideas with clever designs.

Discover five more clever but relatively simple interior design ideas for your home in 2020.

Here are five things you can do to spruce up your basement's interior aesthetic. From the best basement remodeling blog around,

Thinking about setting up an entertainment center in your basement? Here are three crucial things to keep in mind before getting started.

Choosing a correct basement ceiling is essential for providing a warm and comfortable basement space. But what are your options?

Have an extra room in your basement? Use it as a hobby room!

2020 is almost here—take a look at the five most unique and practical basement wet bar designs of 2019!

Having a basement bathroom is not only convenient, it also increases the value of your home. Still, what do you need to consider before getting started?

If you're looking to lower your energy bill, the best place to start is with your basement. Here are three steps you can take to improve your home's energy-efficiency and lower your annual costs.

Walkouts bring a lot of advantages to a basement, including better lighting and accessibility, but what are some of the disadvantages?

As we approach the new year, look back at some of the hottest design trends of 2019 broken down into the pros and cons.

Designing a new home is a difficult process, but using 3D modeling software makes it much easier! In today's basement blog post, we outline three reasons why you should use basement 3d modeling before getting starting on your next project.

Use these basement design ideas and pictures to tastefully incorporate minimalism into your next luxury basement renovation.

Here are our latest basement remodeling and finishing projects in Arlington, Burke, and Springfield, VA!

When is basement remodeling in Virginia possible?

Many blogs focus on questions to ask before hiring a basement contractor, but what about questions to ask after the basement remodeling project has been finished?

Looking for a commercial or luxury home basement remodel in Bethesda, MD?

Get a Basement Remodel in Annapolis, MD that includes all of the residential or comercial features you need.

Any finished basement can benefit from these three easy-to-follow style tips.

A guide for getting the best basement lighting results for each room of your next remodel.

A basement space planning guide for Maryland, Washington DC and Virginia basements.

The city of Baltimore knows to call for superior basement finishing and remodeling in Maryland.

At, we provide a variety of finishing and remodeling services for basements across Maryland!

Here’s what you need to know before remodeling/finishing a basement in Maryland Washington DC or Virginia.

Homeowners and businessowners around the country are choosing custom cabinets for their basement designs because of these four reasons.

Here's what you need to know about turning your crawl space into a basement.

Not all cities are meant for basement remodeling. Is Washington DC one of them?

Custom wood countertops are trendy once again, and granite countertops never go out of style, but which one is the right choice for you?

Custom bulkhead doors can keep your home safe and your energy bills low.

Learn how to budget ahead of time for your next basement remodeling or finishing project.

Custom basement cabinets have many advantages of standard cabinets, but what are they?

Exactly what qualifies a basement as "finished"? Find out here.

Can you do a basement finishing job yourself? Do only basement contractors know how to finish an unfinished basement the correct way?

Here's what you can do to keep your pets safe during a basement finishing and remodeling project.

Remodeling a basement? Use these expert wood wall paneling ideas.

Clean your downstairs more precisely with these sensible basement organization tips and basement storage ideas.

Make the basement entertainment center the focal point of your downstairs with these 6 terrific basement entertainment center ideas!

Practical basement solutions to five common basement problems.

Understanding the four different types of basement construction will make a big difference when buying a home.

Should you hire a basement remodeling company?

Follow these crucial basement home theater ideas for the best moviegoing experience possible.

Here are 5 brilliant and luxurious basement stair railing ideas to make your home shine.

A basement remodel will go smoothly with these questions in mind.

A luxury basement remodel costs less with these basement remodeling ideas specifically designed to reduce basement remodeling costs!

Here’s how you can remodel a basement so that it can be enjoyed by every member of the family . . .

Follow these steps to "winterize" your basement and reduce energy costs.

Basement design ideas are always changing – here’s what’s new in 2018!

Finding the best waterproofing companies for your basement is easy with this guide!

Is there an optimal time during the year to waterproof your basement?

What is concrete foundation waterproofing?

These egress window ideas will keep your basement looking tidy and charming all year long!

Wet carpet from a basement flood can be saved if you act fast.

Here’s why winter is the perfect season for basement remodeling.

Just how much work goes into finishing an unfinished basement?

See all of the major basement pros and cons before deciding if adding a basement is right for you.

Following these simple basement maintenance tips now will help prevent a leaking basement in the future!

If you’ve been asking yourself “what color should I paint the basement walls” lately, this quick guide will surely help narrow down your options.

These expert tips will make sure your next basement remodel goes smoothly and keep everyone’s worrying at a minimum!

A quick how-to guide for a clean basement floor!

4 basement ideas for storage under the stairs!

Pros and cons of the best basement flooring options.

Luxury vinyl vs laminate flooring – which is better?

Cold weather makes for a cold basement, but these cold basement solutions will keep you and your family warm throughout the winter!

Find out when basement insulation is important and when you can forget about it.

Digging out a basement can add value to your home, but take these 5 things into consideration first!

Learn why basement fireplaces are popular and see popular basement fireplace designs.

Basement waterproofing is important because . . .

Why we are the best at mold prevention in Baltimore.

What specifically can a basement remodeling company do better than everybody else?

Basement wainscoting is in style – here’s what you need to know!

Get the best professional basement remodeling in Alexandria, VA.

5 egress window decorating ideas to maximize your basement area.

Don’t hire any basement contractors until getting this information first!

We offer luxury basement waterproofing in Baltimore, MD.

Don’t touch your basement without checking out these 2017 basement remodeling ideas first!

Basement finishing is an essential part of owning a home – here’s why.

Ask these 10 questions to find the best basement remodeling companies in Maryland!

A limited offer from one of the best basement remodeling companies in all of Maryland and Washington DC!

Quick links to all of the basement remodeling permits you'll need for Hanover County, VA!

An easy-to-follow guide for building permits in Greene County, Virginia!

This simple guide has everything you need to know about Baltimore County permits!

How important is basement waterproofing in DC, Maryland and Virginia?

Follow this helpful guide to apply for a Culpeper County, VA building permit – and all other necessary permits for basement remodeling.

Having a cold basement can prevent you from using your downstairs area to its fullest potential – or even at all. Find out what to do about it!

A helpful guide with links for all basement remodeling-related permits in Lee County, VA!

Remodeling or finishing your basement has many other benefits besides simply looking great!

Everything you need to obtain building permits in Bland, VA

Basement remodeling contractors can save you time, money and hassle: here’s how.

Washington DC electrical, plumbing, and building permit application links!

Getting a building permit Washington DC requires a lot of forms – fortunately, we’ve included direct links to all of them.

You should get a basement dehumidifier if . . .

This guide will help you find relevant links and information for building, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical permits in Arlington, VA!

This helpful guide will explain the permit process for your next Charlotte County, Virginia basement remodeling project!

A wet basement can serious cause mold and foundation problems, but here are 5 easy steps you can take to keep your basement nice and dry all year long.

From a design standpoint, the color of your basement is one of the most important fashion decisions that you can make. It sets the tone of your downstairs area and it’s one of the first things that your guests will notice when they enter.

If you are remodeling a basement in Wicomico County, MD building permits can be obtained by emailing this completed building permit form to or by mailing it to . . .

There are many different types of basement windows to choose from, but it really depends on if you have a “daylight basement” or not. A daylight basement is when . . .

This blog will show you everything you need to know to get all of the necessary Queen Anne’s County permits to complete your next basement remodeling project.

Most homeowners keep good care of their home's exterior, but when did you last check your foundation for any warning signs?

Dorchester County, MD Building Permit Applications and More

Basement Masters is a local business that has been designing hundreds of luxury basements in Maryland ever since 2006.

Let’s look at the rest of the permits you’ll need to finish your next Garret County, MD basement remodeling project.

Everything you need to know to get a building permit in Garret County, MD

What new wet bar design trends has 2017 brought us so far?

Here's all the relevant information you need concerning basement remodeling permits in Cecil County, Maryland.

A complete guide to permit fees so you're prepared for your next basement project in Harford County, Maryland!

Why exactly do basements flood? Is there a specific reason?

What permits do you need for basement remodeling or finishing in Worcester County, MD? How complex are inspections? Here's what you need to know.

What questions should you ask contractors before hiring them?

What permits do you need for a basement remodeling project in Anne Arundel County, Maryland?

Don't try any basement work in Carroll County, MD without first consulting our permits guide!

You might think you have a finished basement, but are you positive?

Check through our list and see how many potential basement remodeling tax deductions apply to you!

Basement tray ceilings are a continuously popular ceiling design choice, but what are some of the benefits?

Are you doing all you can to prevent mold from growing in your basement?

Are you committing any of these 5 basement blunders?

Waterproofing your basement is necessary to keep your family healthy and your home in good condition, but how much does it cost?

There are a ton of insurance types every homeowner or independent contractor should consider using before starting a basement project, but what are they? Which types are unnecessary and which aren't?

Will finishing your basement add value to your home? If so, exactly how much value will it add?

What are these 5 common basement bugs telling you about your business or home?

What big changes are in store for Basement Masters?

How important are permits when it comes to basement remodeling?

Basement remodeling projects can vary wildly in cost, from reasonable to extremely expensive. But where should you try to save money? Where can you splurge?

Knowing the difference can save you time and hassle in the long run.

10 great basement remodeling tips from!

Find out what’s in-style for 2017.

This basement remodeling and finishing blog covers everything you could possibly need to know about basements—design ideas, tips, advice, trends, and much more!

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