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How to Get Rid of Musty Basement Smells

Does your basement smell musty? Find out why and what to do about it. You'll only need a few things you probably already have!


How to Frame and Finish a Basement (Plus Tips and FAQs)

Many homeowners have learned that finishing their own basement can be a great way to save money and add space to their home. Avoid these common mistakes to create a quality new space.


How to Fix a Basement Leak: DIY Basement Wall Crack Repair (Novice Friendly!)

Do you have water in the basement due to cracks and small holes in the foundation or walls? Try this DIY repair by a non-construction worker homeowner gal.


How to Identify and Deal With Basement Bugs

Identify basement bugs with this authoritative and well-researched guide. It's surprising which bugs are helpful, and which constitute an emergency!


Why Don't Homes in Texas Have Basements?

Here are four reasons why homes in Texas and nearby tornado-prone states lack basements and storm cellars.


Keeping Lizards Indoors for Pest Control

Is it feasible to use lizards for bug/pest control? Are people doing it by choice, or by circumstance?


Low-Cost Basement Finishing Ideas

Remodeling your basement but don't know where to start? This article provides you with tips for how to make your dream basement a reality.