Reasons to Remodel your Basement

a garage that has been converted into a functional roomWhen you are considering remodeling your Massachusetts house, or adding on additional rooms, consider converting your basement into a more useful space.  Chances are, right now your basement is filled with junk that you haven’t touched in years. While it is important to have storage, your basement could be used for so much more. There are several different reasons to update your Massachusetts basement into a more functional room.

It’s More Space for your Family.

The number one reason to let The Yankee Craftsman convert your basement into a more functional room is because you need the space.  Having an extra room for your family to utilize is never a bad thing, especially if your family is growing. Right now your basement might be storing important items such as Christmas decorations or old family memorabilia, but those things can be stored in a storage shed or a smaller location. Cutting down on your family’s junk will create a cleaner environment and give your family space to grow.

It’s a Selling Point.                      

When it comes to selling your house, you need every extra feature you can get to set your home apart from the rest of the houses on the market.  Converting your basement into an extra game room or a family area will impress possible home buyers. It also adds extra functional square footage to your house. Renovating your house is an excellent way to increase the resale value of your home.

It’s an Extra Room.

There are hundreds of different ways to utilize the space in your basement. Your basement could be transformed into a game room for your kids. As your kids get older, it is important to give them their own space to hang out and a place where they can feel comfortable inviting friends over.

You can also remodeling your basement into an extra bedroom. Having an extra bedroom for guest or family members can make having company more of a pleasure. It also is an extra sell point.  Remodeling your basement into a home office can benefit the stay at home mom or dad. Having space to complete work at home will allow you to spend more time with your family, and encourage you to finish your work.

If you know you want to remodel your basement, but you are unsure how to proceed or what to turn the space into, hiring a professional contractor is the only way to go. The Yankee Craftsman is a professional remodeling contractor that specializes in garage and basement conversions.  We can help you find the perfect layout for your new basement.

If you are looking for a Western Massachusetts garage and basement conversions contractor then please call 413-896-5073 or complete our online request form.


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