There are also different types of basements
, so a full walk-out basement
is far more desirable than an underground basement
with no natural light, like a prison cell.
With some effort and financial investment, basements
can be as beautiful and functional as other rooms in a home.
Complete" is largely how-to instructional, it also explores some design and planning issues, making it the truly complete reference title for all things basements
As some migrants had stated, they could dry their clothes inside their basements
. This result follows the previous researcher whereby migrants only emphasizes the basic housing facility to improve their life.
of all the plazas to be built in trader centers have been declared commercial.
require soffits to cover ducts and pipes.
However, there is frustration on the part of appraisers, builders, homeowners, and sales people about the difference between the cost of basements
and the value given them in appraisals.
That's not to say we don't have basements
. Some are only beneath part of the house, such as one of my old homes which used the slope of the hill to give a half basement
at the back, while others are a semi-basement, where the ground floor is set six or eight steps above street level and the basement
is then half a storey down.
According to The Basement
Information Centre (TBIC), developers are now realising the benefits of incorporating basements
in new-build properties - reduced need for building and insulation materials, reduced energy consumption and increased profit potential.
During the 1960s cellars or basements
generally fell out of favour with developers due to the cost factors of deeper foundations and unreliable waterproofing systems making them unpopular with homeowners.
Except, it doesn't happen with heated basements
, regardless of whether they are insulated.
are what inspired Wong to introduce them in Sacramento.
"One of the concepts behind the gallery name is to create a platform for bringing these artists and their works out of the 'basements
' where art is sometimes stored and forgotten into a growing regional and global marketplace," said Baharak Raoufi, one of the founders of the BASEMENT
That's why department stores should bring back their bargain basements
. I know, I know.
4 In some areas of London planners are concerned that too many basements
are having a "Swiss cheese" effect on the substrata and they may be tightening up on permissions.