Having an entertainment area in your finished basement gives you a great place to host parties and gatherings. However, bringing food and beverages down from the kitchen can be a cumbersome task. Adding a small kitchenette to your basement provides a convenient place to store and even prep food for parties, family movie nights, and other events. Here are some ideas to consider to make your basement kitchenette a functional and stylish addition to your home.
- New kitchen cabinets can bring a breath of fresh air to your home. While you're planning your new cabinets, don't forget about the little add-ons that will make your life much easier. Here are four tips to help you make the most of your new cabinets. Make Space for Your Spices There's nothing worse than trying to find the right spices in a crowded cabinet. That's why you need to rethink the space you have.
- When a roof becomes damaged, it can lead to several other problems developing on the interior and exterior of a house. It is actually easy for roof damage to occur due to it being exposed to outside elements on a daily basis, and there is a higher risk for it in stormy regions. All it takes is constant exposure to high humidity or rainwater for a roof to become damaged and possibly need to be replaced.
- If you want to run a line for electricity or gas to an outbuilding so you can use it as a workshop or climate-controlled storage area, then you'll probably need to bury the pipes and cables under the ground. If the building is a far distance from the gas main and source of electricity, you might have to dig a long trench that would be impossible to do by hand. Instead, you can call a trenching contractor to do the job quickly so you can finish your project.
- Now that the weather is changing across the country, it's time to start worrying about freezing temperatures, and the havoc they can wreak on your plumbing. If you own a business, you need to be particularly worried about freezing temperatures. It's not always easy to winterize plumbing pipes in a commercial building. Unfortunately, that puts you at risk for winter flooding. If your commercial building floods, you need to take quick action to protect your business investment.