Basement is the place where you could add some extra space and living room. But today basement wall is always made from cement or concrete which could look dull after a long time. Redesign or remodeling the basement wall so it could look attractive and inviting especially if you want to make the basement as your extra bedroom, family room, games room, and many more. Therefore we will give you some ideas about basement walls costing you less on future repairs. By choose the right ways to design or remodeling the basement walls, it will costing you less on the future repairs with durable walls.
How to make the basement walls costing you less on future repairs with durable walls:
The best idea to make your basement walls become durable and look attractive is by paint or repaint it and add some stuff to improve the appearances of basement walls. There are lots of ideas to paint the basement walls:
- Basement walls costing you less on future repairs by fix moisture problem: moisture problem is important when you want to paint basement wall. Get rid all the holes or cracks by seal them perfectly. When you want to paint the walls choose the one with waterproofing paint such as concrete waterproofing paint.
- Basement walls costing you less on future repairs by paint it with light and bright colors: typically, basement wall is cold and less lighting. Therefore, you need to balance the cold feeling by paint basement walls with light and bright colors. You could pick paint colors like yellow, orange, green, blue, purple, red and many more. These bright paint colors also look good if you have the plan to make the basement as children play ground. Anyway, for small basement bright paint colors will make the space looks larger.
If you use basement place as your laundry room, you could paint the walls with warm colors to create energetic feeling while you doing the laundry job.
If you want to balance the concrete or cement colors with some neutral colors, you could choose crème, brown, beiges and white as your neutral paint colors. And if you want to make the basement looks elegant and glamorous, choose deep paint colors.
- Basement walls costing you less on future repairs with fabric: To reduce noisy when you plans to make the basement walls as extra bedroom or study room you could add drywall or fabric. You could purchase the drywall or fabric materials at local fabric store. When you install fabric to the basement walls, pick the one with bright or neutral colors. Use some smoother tools to smoothing the fabric during installation process.
- Basement walls costing you less on future repairs with install fireplace: Cold basement could become a place with warm feeling by install some fireplace on the basement wall. This fireplace will give you cozy feeling and romantic theme. For family room, add television above fireplace. And from storage space, hang some shelves on the basement walls.
We hope our ideas will give you durable and attractive to the basement walls.